General Sessions

Be Invigorated By Family Medicine

Recharge, reboot, and restore your spirit through invigorating general sessions featuring speakers who will provide compelling information to inspire your journey as a family doctor.

Wednesday, September 13 | 3:00 - 4:30 pm.

Deepak Chopra, MD
General Session: The Future of Wellbeing

Are you constantly seeking an inner balance at work, at home, and everywhere in between? Dubbed the integrative medicine expert, Deepak Chopra, MD, is transforming the way individuals find balance. In Chopra’s "Future of Wellbeing," Chopra will provide insight into a new approach to wellbeing based on the latest findings in both mainstream and alternative medicine.

Also on Wednesday:

  • Enjoy a brief introduction of new AAFP President, Michael Munger, MD, FAAFP, and hear his plans for the coming year.
  • Learn about the AAFP’s physician well-being initiative, Physician Health First.
  • Look back on the AAFP’s history as we celebrate our 70th anniversary.

Friday, September 15 | 9:00 - 10:30 a.m.

Frank J. Domino, MD
General Session: Top Ten Updates in Evidence-Based Medicine

In health care, change is the only constant. Each year, you're faced with legislation and technology that continues to push the industry in new directions. How do you keep up? Back by popular demand, Frank J. Domino, MD, will take center stage—this one day only—to present his "Top Ten Updates in Evidence-Based Medicine." Domino will offer insights on implementing evidence-based practice recommendations. Domino's jam-packed presentation will also provide a clinical perspective and understanding on how medical statistics can help translate the best medical literature into patient care.

This general session is available for .75 Live Prescribed credits.

Also on Friday:

  • Watch the reveal of the distinguished AAFP membership honor, the Family Physician of the Year.
  • Get updates on AAFP resources that will help you navigate MACRA.
  • Learn about program developments for key AAFP strategic priorities.