The AAFP News team shares photos, video and more from this year's Congress of Delegates and Family Medicine Experience in Denver.
During a Town Hall meeting in Denver, AAFP leaders, left to right, John Meigs Jr., M.D.; Reid Blackwelder, M.D.; Robert Wergin, M.D.; and Wanda Filer, M.D., M.B.A., listen as AAFP EVP and CEO Douglas Henley, M.D., responds to a question.
The 2015 Congress of Delegates sits in session, with (then) Speaker John Meigs Jr., M.D., of Brent, Ala., running the proceedings.
Georgia delegate Bruce LeClair, M.D., of Evans, addresses AAFP delegates to support a resolution calling for electronic health record systems to be designated as medical devices.
Moments after election results are announced, AAFP President-elect John Meigs Jr., M.D., of Brent, Ala., is escorted to the podium by sergeants-at-arms Cora Christian, M.D., of Frederiksted, Virgin Islands, and Lee Carter, M.D., of Huntington, Tenn.
Outgoing President Robert Wergin, M.D., of Milford, Neb., addresses the Congress of Delegates just before assuming his new role as Board chair; seconds later, he installed Wanda Filer, M.D., M.B.A., of York, Pa., as AAFP president.
Newly installed AAFP President Wanda Filer, M.D., M.B.A., of York, Pa., opens the 2015 Family Medicine Experience by telling attendees, "I commit to you that I will spend a year making sure we get a hell of a lot of respect."
Members and guests who attended the 2015 AAFP Celebration at the Denver Art Museum check out an exhibit of American Indian art.
Briana Kirt, M.D., of Chippewa Falls, Wis.., shares a bite with her daughter on the lawn of the Denver Art Museum.
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Watch newly installed AAFP President Wanda Filer, M.D., M.B.A., of York, Pa., address thousands of Academy members and other Family Medicine Experience attendees, describing her vision for family medicine and how family physicians can change the trajectory of health care in the United States.
2016 AAFP Family Physician of the Year Maureen Murphy, M.D., speaks to her family physician colleagues, especially those she has mentored as students and residents over the years. "I see how my life as a doctor had been made ever so much richer, better, more complete by working with all of you," Murphy said.
Hear your family physician colleagues talk about why they chose family medicine, how they approach caring for patients, and why the specialty is so keenly important to the health and well-being of people around the globe.