This data was collected through surveys of members of the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine, Association of Family Medicine Residency Directors, North American Primary Care Research Group, and Association of Departments of Family Medicine. The data are available to all members.
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- When using CERA data, please include this acknowledgment: This data was collected as part of a survey conducted by the CAFM Educational Research Alliance (CERA). The project was approved by the American Academy of Family Physician's Institutional Review Board.
Click on each of the tabs below to access past survey data results organized by the audience surveyed.
Clerkship Directors Survey Results
Residency Program Directors Survey Results
- 2011 Residency Program Directors (PD1) Survey Results
- 2012 Residency Program Directors (PD2) Survey Results
- 2012 Residency Program Directors (PD3) Survey Results
- 2013 Residency Program Directors (PD4) Survey Results
- 2013 Residency Program Directors (PD5) Survey Results
- 2015 Residency Program Directors (PD6) Survey Results
- 2015 Residency Program Directors (PD7) Survey Results
- 2015 Residency Program Directors (PD8) Survey Results
- 2016 Residency Program Directors (PD9) Survey Results
- 2016 Residency Program Directors (PD10) Survey Results
- 2017 Residency Program Directors (PD11) Survey Results
- 2017 Residency Program Directors (PD12) Survey Results
Department Chairs Survey Results
- 2013 Department Chairs Survey Results
- 2014 Department Chairs Survey Results
- 2016 Department Chairs Survey Results
General Membership Survey Results
Special Survey Results
- 2011 Senior Faculty Survey Results
- 2015 Practice-based Research Network Directors Survey Results
- 2017 Practice-based Research Network Directors Survey Results
- 2018 Faculty Shortage (Program Directors & Department Chairs) Survey Results
- 2018 Residency Program Directors Special Survey About Wellness/Burnout/Fatigue (PD14)