The AAFP Foundation Immunization Awards recognized Family Medicine residency programs for identifying and developing solutions to overcome barriers to immunizations and promote sharing of immunization best practices.
As of December 31, 2018, the Foundation will no longer accept applications for this program.
From 2005 to 2017, the program:
- Provided 125 competitive monetary awards, recognizing Family Medicine residency programs in 39 states and the District of Columbia
- Documented immunization best practices implemented by these quality-improvement projects
- Furnished opportunities for Family Medicine residents to share their best practices with other physicians and health care providers at national forums.