State Legislative Conference
Learn, connect, and build at the State Legislative Conference
Learn the hot topics for state advocacy on behalf of family medicine, your patients, and your community. Connect with health policy experts, family physicians, chapter leaders, and AAFP staff. Build your list of contacts to call on for insights and recommendations.
Share your experience, participate in discussions, and attend sessions on:
- Medicaid managed care
- Prescription drug abuse
- Public health
Be a resource for your state. Attend the State Legislative Conference.
|Thursday, October 27|
|5:30 - 7:00 pm||Pre-Conference Welcome Reception |
Please note: The location of the welcome reception has changed to Regency A
|Friday, October 28|
|8:00 - 8:45 am||Registration & Breakfast|
|8:45 - 9:05 am||Welcome to Arizona|
|9:10 - 9:50 am||Election Update: FamMedPAC|
|9:50 - 10:20 am||AAFP Government Affairs Update|
|10:35 am - 12:00 pm||Innovation in Medicaid Managed Care|
|12:00 -1:30 pm||Keynote Lunch: Chamer Hill Strategies|
|1:35 - 3:00 pm||Prescription Drug Abuse: State Innovations|
AAFP Backgrounder: Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs
|3:15 - 4:00 pm||MACRA - A Value-Driven Future|
|4:05 - 5:00 pm||Family Physicians and Telehealth|
AAFP Backgrounder: Telemedicine
|5:05 - 6:00 pm||State Roundtable|
|Saturday, October 29|
|8:00 - 9:00 am||Breakfast|
|9:00 - 10:00 am||Integration of Primary Care and Public Health|
|10:05 - 11:00 am||Tackling Tobacco - Challenges and Solutions|
AAFP Backgrounder: Trends in Tobacco Legislation
|11:05 - 12:00 pm||Ending Exemptions - The Importance of Strong Vaccine Laws|
AAFP Backgrounder: Vaccine Exemptions
|12:00 pm||Wrap-Up & Adjournment|
The Hyatt Regency Phoenix
122 N Second Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85004
Accommodations may be made online(aws.passkey.com) or by contacting the hotel at (888)-412-1442 before September 20. Be sure to reference the AAFP Legislative conference to ensure booking at the conference rate.
Reservations made after September 20, 2016 will be confirmed on a rate and space-available basis. Conference room block rates are not guaranteed for reservations made after this date, or for check-in/check-out dates that fall outside of conference dates.
All reservations subject to hotel rate rules and room and cancellation policies. Taxes not included in hotel room block nightly rate. Cancellation must be made by 3pm MST the day prior to reservation check-in.
Need to cancel your registration to State Legislative Conference? Read about our Cancellation and Refund policy here.
SLC Future Dates
- November 2 - 4, 2017
Manager, State Government Relations
(202) 232-9033 x2552