Family Physician of the Year

Each year the WAFP honors one outstanding member as WAFP Family Physician of the Year

This individual exemplifies the ideals of family medicine, by providing comprehensive, compassionate care and service on a continuing basis to his/her community, and possesses personal qualities that make him/her a role model to colleagues and patients.

Family Medicine Educator of the Year

The WAFP Foundation recognizes an outstanding teacher or mentor by naming him/her as Family Medicine Educator of the Year.

The award was developed by the WAFP Foundation Board of Directors to recognize Academy members for excellence in teaching, development of innovative teaching models, or implementation of outstanding educational programs. The award is presented each year to a full-time, part-time, or volunteer faculty.