The ACOFP Education and Research Foundation promotes osteopathic family physician leadership, strives to improve public health and advocates for greater awareness of osteopathic family medicine principles and practices. The mission of the ACOFP Education & Research Foundation is to encourage understanding of the principles and practices of osteopathic family medicine, promote osteopathic family physician leadership and to improve public health.

Founded in 1986, ACOFP Education and Research Foundation is dedicated to furthering members’ goals and ensuring the future of tomorrow's osteopathic leaders.

The ACOFP Education and Research Foundation achieves its objectives by identifying and securing funds from various sources, including grants and donations.

ACOFP Education and Research Foundation envisions a world where osteopathic family medicine is regarded as leaders on positive patient experience, improved public health and the reduction in the per capita cost of health care.

Now more than ever, we need your help to ensure the future of osteopathic distinctiveness. Please support the ACOFP Education & Research Foundation.

The Spring 2022 cycle for the Initial Certification Grant is now open. Learn more and apply today.