Schedule

Get a head start on National Conference and plan your schedule ahead of time so you're prepared when you get to Kansas City. Our searchable schedule allows you filter National Conference sessions and events by topic, type, faculty or day, search by keywords, and sort by date and time. Click on the session or event title to see more detailed information, such as learning objectives and CME credits.

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Thursday, July 27, 2017
07:15 AM - 09:00 AM
Topic: Leadership Development, Type: Workshop
Event: #515
CME Credit: None
Fee: None
Speakers:
Location: 3501 B/D
Learning Objectives:
This is a great workshop for new family medicine interest group (FMIG) leaders and those looking to ramp up FMIG activity.

•Explore how your FMIG can improve communication, fundraising, programming, community service, and more.
•Learn how to use ready-made tools from the AAFP and other resources to explore family medicine.
•Learn how to make your FMIG have a bigger impact on increasing family medicine specialty choice.

FMIG Network Student Leaders
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
Topic: Leadership Development, Type: Workshop
Event: #510
CME Credit: None
Fee: None
Speakers:
Location: 2204
Learning Objectives:
This is a great workshop for new family medicine interest group (FMIG) leaders and those looking to ramp up FMIG activity.

•Explore how your FMIG can improve communication, fundraising, programming, community service, and more.
•Learn how to use ready-made tools from the AAFP and other resources to explore family medicine.
•Learn how to make your FMIG have a bigger impact on increasing family medicine specialty choice.
 
FMIG Network Student Leaders
 
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
Topic: Leadership Development, Type: Networking
Event: #951
CME Credit: None
Fee: None
Speakers:
Location: 3501 B/D
Learning Objectives:
Facilitators will lead this highly interactive forum that gives you the opportunity to ask questions, share information, and network with your peers. Learn about opportunities in family medicine. Discuss issues relevant to minorities entering medicine. Hear about and share knowledge of helpful resources that are available.
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Topic: Leadership Development, Type: Workshop, Faculty: Maria Colon-Gonzalez MD, FAAFP
Event: #520
CME Credit: None
Fee: None
Speakers: Maria Colon-Gonzalez, MD, FAAFP; Kim Yu, MD, FAAFP
Location: 2204
Learning Objectives:
Cultivating the emotional competencies of skillful teamwork, empathy, self-control, and metacognition can help physicians in training develop resilience. Resilience not only helps you quickly recover and cope after experiencing highly adverse circumstances, but it also provides an opportunity to become stronger.

•Identify the unique issues and challenges physicians face during training.
•Discuss evidence-based strategies to foster personal resilience during training and how these strategies can be cultivated throughout the phases of a medical career.
•Brainstorm ideas to promote and support resilience in medical schools and residency programs.
02:45 PM - 03:45 PM
Topic: Leadership Development, Type: Workshop, Faculty: Karen Smith MD, FAAFP
Event: #505
CME Credit: None
Fee: None
Speakers: Karen Smith, MD, FAAFP
Location: 2207
Learning Objectives:
Friday, July 28, 2017
07:00 AM - 08:30 AM
Topic: Leadership Development, Type: Workshop
Event: #590
CME Credit: None
Fee: None
Speakers:
Location: 2215A
Learning Objectives:
Network with FMIG leaders and medical students from across the country. Learn about the FMIG Network Program of Excellence (PoE) Awards, and be there when this year’s winners are honored. Stay and hear how the AAFP collaborates with other family medicine student organizations.

FMIG Network Student Leaders
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Topic: Leadership Development, Type: Workshop, Faculty: Karen Smith MD, FAAFP
Event: #506
CME Credit: None
Fee: None
Speakers: Karen Smith, MD, FAAFP
Location: 2206
Learning Objectives:
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Topic: Leadership Development, Type: Workshop
Event: #500
CME Credit: None
Fee: None
Speakers:
Location: 2203
Learning Objectives:
Are you interested in learning what makes a family medicine interest group (FMIG) successful? Join your FMIG Network regional coordinators and fellow student leaders for a dialogue about programming, participation, and networking.

•Learn best practices from the winners of the FMIG Network Program of Excellence Award.
•Share tips and tricks to enhance your interest group.
•Exchange ideas and share solutions for common challenges facing FMIGs.

FMIG Network Student Leaders
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Topic: Leadership Development, Type: Workshop, Faculty: Maria Colon-Gonzalez MD, FAAFP
Event: #521
CME Credit: None
Fee: None
Speakers: Maria Colon-Gonzalez, MD, FAAFP; Kim Yu, MD, FAAFP
Location: 2202
Learning Objectives:
Cultivating the emotional competencies of skillful teamwork, empathy, self-control, and metacognition can help physicians in training develop resilience. Resilience not only helps you quickly recover and cope after experiencing highly adverse circumstances, but it also provides an opportunity to become stronger.

•Identify the unique issues and challenges physicians face during training.
•Discuss evidence-based strategies to foster personal resilience during training and how these strategies can be cultivated throughout the phases of a medical career.
•Brainstorm ideas to promote and support resilience in medical schools and residency programs.
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Topic: Leadership Development, Type: Special Event
Event: #935
CME Credit: None
Fee: None
Speakers:
Location: Expo Hall
Learning Objectives:
The National Conference Posters will be available for viewing from Thursday at 5 p.m. through Saturday at 12:30 p.m. in the Center Aisle of the Expo Hall. Authors of the 24 posters selected for presentation at the National Conference will be present at their posters on Friday from 2-4 p.m.  One resident and one student poster will be awarded the top poster designation, and authors will win a trip to present at the 2017 AAFP FMX in San Antonio this fall.