Applications Are Due February 23, 2024

February 1, 2024—The yearlong STFM FM POCUS Educator's Certificate Program will train family medicine residency faculty to serve as their program’s POCUS champion with the skills to train family medicine residents how to effectively use POCUS.

Participants in the certificate program will benefit from:

  • A POCUS curriculum tailored for family medicine faculty.
  • Robust in-person and virtual workshops.
  • A series of case-based online modules on 9 targeted topics.
  • Image review with feedback by experienced faculty.
  • Mentor/mentee small group sessions to discuss POCUS and review images.
  • A final assessment with both written and in-person skills exams.

Applicants must:

  • Be current STFM members. 
  • A family medicine faculty member with resources to practice POCUS regularly.
  • A letter of support from your program director or chair stating you have the time and resources to fully participate.
  • Committed to attend monthly Zoom POCUS image review meetings.
  • Committed to attend in-person workshops on May 3-4, 2024 and September 14, 2024.
  • Committed to attend a virtual full-day workshop in early 2025.

Questions about the certificate program or application process can be directed to Jenni Minor at

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