Peer-Reviewed Reports in Medical Education Research (PRiMER) is an open access scholarly journal of the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine. As a companion to other STFM journals, PRiMER is focused on publishing small, rigorously designed original research briefs in medical education and health workforce policy, as well as learner research.

ISSN: 2575-7873

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Recent Articles


Experiential QI Activity for Residents to Improve Women’s Preventive Services

Tiffany Kindratt, PhD, MPH | Philip G. Day, PhD | Jessica Blower, MD | Olivia Yun, MD | Nora Gimpel, MD

Published: 7/27/2021

Citation: 10.22454/PRiMER.2021.888918

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FMAQ-S: Development of a Short Form of the Family Medicine Attitudes Questionnaire

Hana Kang, PhD | Jacob Prunuske, MD, MSPH | Andrea L. Wendling, MD | Jennifer Edwards-Johnson, DO, MPH | Julie P. Phillips, MD, MPH

Published: 7/13/2021

Citation: 10.22454/PRiMER.2021.767096

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Improving Student Confidence With Electronic Health Record Order Entry

Arindam Sarkar, MD* | Anjali Aggarwal, MD* | Larissa Grigoryan, PhD | Susan G. Nash, PhD | Nidhi Mehrotra, MBBS | Roger J. Zoorob, MD | William Y. Huang, MD

Published: 7/2/2021

Citation: 10.22454/PRiMER.2021.619838

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Immediate Postpartum IUD Training Within a Regional Network of Family Medicine Residencies

Ying Zhang, MD, MPH | Sonali Sheth, MD | Amanda K.H. Weidner, MPH | Patricia Egwuatu, DO | Lauren Webb, DO | Grace Shih, MD, MPH

Published: 7/1/2021

Citation: 10.22454/PRiMER.2021.421778

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Entice With Procedures, Inspire With Primary Care: A Preclerkship Pipeline Course

Crystal Lin, MS* | Jimmy Zheng, BS* | Vinita Shivakumar, BS* | Erika Schillinger, MD | Tracy A. Rydel, MD | Tamara Montacute, MD, MPH

Published: 6/28/2021

Citation: 10.22454/PRiMER.2021.782026

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