Global Health Member Interest Group

Established: December 2014

Join the Global Health MIG Community

Visit the Global Health online community and click on "Join Group" to connect with other AAFP members who share your professional interests.

NOTE: As a first-time visitor, you will be asked to affirm a Code of Conduct prior to community access.

Foster support for AAFP member interest in global health activities, networking, and collaboration when you join the Global Health Member Interest Group (MIG). Facilitate professional development in the area of global health and opportunities for engagement in the broader global health movement.

Objectives

  • Foster support for AAFP member interest in global health activities, networking, and collaboration.
  • Create a mechanism for real time information and ongoing dialogue about and response to member interest and needs in global health.
  • Facilitate professional development in the area of global health and opportunities for engagement in the broader global health movement.
  • Assist the AAFP in membership recruitment and retention of family physicians who are interested in global health.

Long-term Goals

  • Create a forum for ongoing dialogue about global health to complement the annual Global Health Workshop.
  • Foster collaboration among family physicians engaged in global health.
  • Strengthen the perception and integration of family medicine into the larger global health discipline.

Leadership

Chair: Viviana Martinez-Bianchi, MD, FAAFP

Vice Chair: Kyle Hoedebecke, MD

Secretary: Maria Colon-Gonzalez, MD

Overseen By: Commission on Health of the Public and Science

Join the Global Health MIG Community

Visit the Global Health online community and click on "Join Group" to connect with other AAFP members who share your professional interests.

NOTE: As a first-time visitor, you will be asked to affirm a Code of Conduct prior to community access.

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Questions?

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Questions?

Contact MIG support:

Email mig@aafp.org »

Get the Member Interest Group Information Guide

Download the Group Information Guide for more details about Member Interest Group (MIG) officers, funding, maintenance of MIGs, commission oversight, and more.