GEMs Member Resources

Thank you for your interest in participating in the Good Evidence Matters (GEMs) writing project with FPIN! You will find the necessary resources you will need to help you complete a GEM summary successfully on this page. For any other questions or member support, please contact the GEMs Project Manager at [email protected] 

For Authors

Resources for Getting Started

Critical Appraisal Worksheets

These worksheets are designed to help guide the critical appraisal of the article review. By filling out the information on the worksheet, authors can uncover what limitations, if any, exist. 

GEMs Table Instructions

GEMs Examples


EMS Instructions for Authors

Policies and Documents

GEMs of the Week Citation

Doe, JA. Title. [FPIN's GEMs of the Week]. In Family Physicians Inquiries Network. Columbia (MO): FPIN; Year. Accessed Month, Day Year.

For Local Editors & Faculty Leaders


For Deputy Editors