What is FAMed?
The Foundation for Family Medicine Educators (FAMed) is an organization dedicated to the advancement of the teaching of the Family and Community Medicine to medical students and resident physician trainees in the Philippines. In order to carry out this task, the organization conducts conventions every year in order to increase the knowledge and skills of educators in Family and Community Medicine so that they can perform the vital task of training doctors to attend to the needs of Filipino families all over the country. In between conventions, FAMed can, upon request, give half-day or one-day workshops to members in the different regions. Some of the workshop topics that have already been given are listed below: