In Memoriam

As a service to Academy members, AAFP News provides this "In Memoriam" section as a way for AAFP members and their families, Academy staff, and other friends of family medicine to submit obituary information for publication.

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  • G. Gayle Stephens, M.D., FAAFP

    G. Gayle Stephens, M.D., FAAFP, of Birmingham, Ala., died Feb. 20 at age 85. Considered one of the preeminent champions of the specialty and a fierce advocate of family medicine's role in reforming and reshaping the face of medicine, Stephens had been a member of the AAFP since 1959.

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