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Agency for Health Care Research and Quality (AHRQ)

  • Clinical Information
  • Funding opportunities

American Academy of Family Physicians

  • AAFP journals
  • Family Practice Management journals
  • CME center for online CME

American Geriatrics Society

  • Clinical Practice
  • Practice Guidelines
  • Patient Education

American Medical Association (AMA)

  • What is going on with AMA
  • Professional Resources
  • CME
  • Practice Management Tools
  • Public Health Information

Association of American Medical Colleges

  • “What is going on with AAMC”
  • Resources of interest for your student
  • Focus on Issues
  • Job Center
  • Professional Development Groups

Centers for Disease Control (CDC)

  • Immunization recommendations
  • Traveler’s recommendations

Illinois Academy of Family Physicians

  • Family Physician Newsletter
  • Area and online CME
  • Calendar of events
  • Physician Resources
  • News and Publications
  • Legislative Advocacy

The Interdisciplinary Network For Outreach

  • Community Activities
  • Community Resources
  • Global Resources
  • Newsletters
  • News and Publications

National Cancer Institute (NCI)

  • Dictionary of Cancer Terms
  • Cancer Drug Treatment Dictionary
  • Cancer Patient Information in Spanish
  • Answers to cancer related questions through on line chat

National Library of Medicine's MEDLINEplus

  • Health Topics search engine
  • Drugs and Herbal medications search engines


  • A resource for all information regarding Patient-Centered Medical Homes

Society of Teachers of Family Medicine

  • Faculty Development
  • On line Medical Journals
  • Resources for Patient Care
  • Office-based Teacher
  • TheTeaching Physician

University of Colorado Center for Instructional Support

  • “Offers educational tools/strategies for community preceptors in supervising medical students using a learner-centered approach.
  • “posts examples of student interactions”

University of North Carolina's Expert Preceptor Interactive Curriculum (EPIC)

  • “Faculty development curriculum for community preceptors to health professions students”
  • “Offers ten online learning modules”
  • “Join the ongoing preceptor discussion forum”