Social Events

AAFP Special Interest Group in Emergency Medicine

Wednesday, October 22
12:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Washington Marriott Marquis

This is the fifth annual meeting for family physicians with interest or working in an emergency/urgent care environment.

Please join your colleagues to:

  •  Impact the AAFP governance structure by electing SIG-EM representation for the upcoming year.
  • Review the SIG-EM progress.
  • Share your thoughts and ideas on continued promotion of family medicine’s critical role in the nation's emergency/urgent care workforce.
  • Discuss and set goals for the SIG-EM for the upcoming year.

New Physicians Happy Hour

Wednesday, October 22
4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
Capitol City Brewing Company

One of the most popular Assembly events, this informal networking event is a can’t-miss opportunity to connect with your peers from across the country, all within seven years of residency completion. Capitol City Brewing Company is a short walk from the convention center.

International Networking Meeting

Thursday, October 23
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Interested in the global health community? Want to learn more about what your colleagues are doing around the world? The International Networking Meeting is a great jumping-off point for interested professionals. Learn from each other and enjoy an informal program on the global development of family medicine.

Special Constituencies Meet & Greet

Thursday, October 23
5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Network with like-minded colleagues as you discuss issues relevant to your constituency, your patients, and your practice. This informal networking event is an opportunity for members who identify with or are supportive of the AAFP’s special constituencies (women, minority, new physicians, international medical graduates, and GLBT).

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Tuesday, October 21 - Saturday, October 25, 2014

Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Washington, DC

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