FPIN Membership Overview

Member Benefits Highlight:                                                                   

  • Writing, publication, and editing privileges for faculty and residents
  • Access to the FPIN Institute suite of online EBM courses and a monthly subscription to the plug and play PURLs Journal Club
  • Peer-reviewing opportunities that are reportable as faculty scholarly activity on annual ACGME reports
  • Onsite writing workshop opportunities to expedite publication (fee-based)
  • Automated editorial management system
  • National leadership opportunities for faculty through FPIN's Leadership & Editorial Network

Scholarly Activity Opportunities

“FPIN supports family medicine scholarship at its most fundamental levels: looking at a patient and asking a question, disseminating evidence-based answers and new evidence, and providing publication opportunities. FPIN is a great community of staff and fellow family doctors looking to advance our field.” -- Kate Rowland, MD, MS, Rush-Copley FPRP

Opportunities Include:

  • Publish in the Medline & CINAHL indexed literature
  • Peer review for a broad variety of articles including (Clinical Inquiries, PURLs, HelpDesk Answers, and features for Evidence-Based Practice)
  • Expand evidence-based medicine knowledge with small online modules through the FPIN Institute
  • Build critical appraisal skills through the PURLs Journal Club
  • Participate in an FPIN Workshop
  • Write "Letters to the Editor" for FPIN's journal, Evidence-Based Practice
  • Subscribe to Evidence-Based Practice 
  • Mentor residents/students through FPIN writing projects
  • Help lead FPIN National Presentations
  • Develop editorial skills and build professional portfolio through FPIN’s Editorial & Leadership Network
  • Develop faculty with FPIN’s onsite writing workshops


Questions? E-mail our Membership Manager at [email protected] or call 573-256-2066