Beat Steiner, MD, MPH, UNC School of Medicine assistant dean for clinical education as well as a UNC Family Medicine faculty member, has been elected President of the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine.

The Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM) is an association of nearly 5,000 innovative family medicine educators. These teachers include medical school professors, preceptors, residency program faculty, residency program directors and others involved in family medicine education. The organization's mission is to advance family medicine through a community of teachers and scholars.