2019 IAFP Research Day

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Thursday, May 16 | Ritz Charles, Carmel

We invite you to attend the 2019 IAFP Research Day - an exciting showcase for the best family medicine research in Indiana. The meeting location will be the Ritz Charles in Carmel, IN.


9:00 - 9:30am Breakfast, time to view exhibits, and poster set up 
9:30 - 10:00am Poster judging 
10:00am - 12:00pm Podium presentations 
12:00 - 1:30pm Lunch, time to view exhibits, and poster judging 
1:30 - 3:20pm Podium presentations
3:20 - 4:00pm Resident Region Business Meeting and judges' final deliberations 
4:00pm Awarding of prizes, final announcements, and adjournment 


The abstract submission deadline was Monday, April 1, 2019, and the IAFP Research Day Committee has completed the abstract judging process.

Abstracts will describe an original work in one of the following categories:

  • Original Research – Clinical (example: Comparison of Selected Measures Between Group Prenatal Care and Traditional Prenatal Care in a Residency Setting)
  • Original Research - Performance Improvement (example: Study Implementing New Clinical Work Flow - Well Child Quality Improvement Project)
  • Original Research - Medical Education (example: A Study Comparing Traditional PowerPoint Instruction vs. Use of NOEL Simulation Models to Train Residents’ Management of Shoulder Dystocia)
  • Case Report

Download the Call for Abstracts (PDF file)

Download sample abstract judging forms that will be used by the Committee on Research Day (PDF files):
- Performance Improvement
- Original Research
- Case Presentations 
- Poster Judging Form - will be used by judges on Research Day

View examples of successful abstracts from past Research Days (PDF file)

If you have any questions please contact Chris Barry


The cost for residency program faculty/individual IAFP members is $75 for the whole day including lunch. Half day registrations are not available. There is no charge for residents.

Online registration is now closed. To determine availability, please call the IAFP office at (317) 237-4237.