The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) is one of the largest national medical organizations, representing 110,600 family physicians, family medicine residents, and medical students nationwide. Founded in 1947, its mission has been to preserve and promote the science and art of family medicine and to ensure high-quality, cost-effective health care for patients of all ages.
The AAFP's vision is to transform health care to achieve optimal health for everyone.
The mission of the AAFP is to improve the health of patients, families, and communities by serving the needs of members with professionalism and creativity.
About the American Academy of Family Physicians
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AAFP Strategic Plan
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The Specialty of Family Medicine
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Related Family Medicine Sites
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