Why Be a Preceptor?
Serving your profession and shaping the future of medicine
Obtaining a prominent appointment as a volunteer faculty
Gaining access to potential employees
Receiving faculty development training
Earning 1 credit hour of Category 1 CME for every 5 hours participating as a preceptor
Claiming up to 60 credit hours in a three year cycle if a member of AAFP
Staying abreast of medical advancements, as students are apprised of new approaches
Staying current of technology; students are active users of the latest technology and can share this knowledge with you and your staff
Giving back to your community by helping recruit health care professionals to your service area
University of Maryland Preceptor Information
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