American Board of Family Medicine

The American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) is the second largest medical specialty board in the United States. Founded in 1969, it is a voluntary, not-for-profit, private organization whose purposes include:

  • Improving the quality of medical care available to the public
  • Establishing and maintaining standards of excellence in the specialty of Family Medicine
  • Improving the standards of medical education for training in Family Medicine
  • Determining by evaluation the fitness of specialists in Family Medicine who apply for and hold certificates

Contact: Roger Bean

Phone: 859-269-5626

Email: RBean@theabfm.org

Address: 1648 McGrathiana Parkway, Suite 550, Lexington, KY 40511

Website: www.theabfm.org