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Resident Project Guide, Part Two


  • To contribute to the understanding and/or effectiveness of family practice


  • To develop skills that the resident can use in order to be a resource to a family practice
  • To provide an evaluation of these skills for the resident transcript


  • To ask a question relevant to family practice
  • To develop a way of answering the question, using appropriate resources and time lines
  • To write up the project and present it orally prior to completion of the residency

Project Goals

  • To develop skills in asking and answering questions that are important and relevant to the discipline of family medicine
  • To stimulate creative and original thought based on questions encountered in practice
  • To practice the fundamentals of evidence-based care or other critical inquiry
  • To be able to communicate the results clearly to colleagues
  • To promote an interest in family medicine research