Family Medicine Midwest Conference

Please note: The following information is intended for faculty, staff, residents, fellows, and others who work for the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health.

Dates and locations

Dates: November 9-11, 2018
Location: Madison, WI

The 2019 conference will take place in Chicago, IL and the 2020 conference will take place at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, MN. Future dates are to be determined.

2017 Logistics

Estimated expenses in 2017

The following is an approximate breakdown of costs to attend the conference in 2017:


  • $25 - Pre-Conference Collaborative Workshops (Friday morning)
  • $350 - Physicians / full conference
  • $175 - Physicians / one day (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday)


  • About $340 total at $149 a night for single/double rate (use FMM block room name when booking for rate or book directly on the FMM Room Block link)

Per diem

  • About $100 for full conference


  • $250 round trip

ESTIMATED TOTAL: $800 - $950

Social media

The department's communications team will actively be using social media before, during, and after the conference. Faculty and resident representatives attending the conference are encouraged to join in the conversation.

If posting on Twitter, tag the department (@UMNFamilyMed) and the conference (@FMMidwest) in your tweets when possible, and we'll be sure to interact with you and re-tweet when we are able to do so.


Laura Pham, 612-626-0194,

Go to the official conference website

Student scholarships

Scholarships are available to help medical students attend.

The online scholarship form will be available soon. Learn more about student scholarships

Scholarships are funded by the following schools:

  • Rush Medical College
  • Southern Illinois University
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Illinois at Chicago
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of Wisconsin

Minnesota students can contact Laura Pham, 612-626-0194,, to inquire about applying for the scholarship and with any questions about arrangements to attend (e.g. travel options, connecting with other attendees). 

Exhibitor Guide

Log in to Google with your UMN x500 to access the Family Medicine Midwest Exhibitor Guide.

You may also request to receive this guide in a different format by contacting Laura Pham, 612-626-0194,