The Board of Directors has appointed commissions to deliberate on issues within their scope of work, referrals from several entities within the AAFP, and new strategic ideas. Commissions then make recommendations to the Board regarding policy, development of new programs and projects, improvements to current activities, and potential discontinuation of activities.
2013 Leadership Directory
(Members Only) -- AAFP Leadership Directory for 2013
(89-page PDF file; About PDFs
2012 Commission Chair Orientation Manual
(Members Only) -- Detailed information for those commission members who have been appointed as chair.
(131-page PDF file; About PDFs
Commission Chair Nomination Form
(Members Only) -- Downloadable application for those commission members eligible for chair.
(2-page Word file; About Downloading
2013 AAFP Commission Members
-- A list of all 2013 AAFP commission members.
Commission Member Orientation Manual
(Members Only) -- (Restricted Access) Facts about AAFP and procedural information for commissions. Access is limited to Commission Members, Board Members and Staff Executives, and others as noted in the Leadership Directory.
(111-page PDF file; About PDFs
Special Constituencies Subcommittee
-- The Special Constituencies Subcommittee (SCS) of the Commission on Membership and Member Services addresses issues of importance to physicians and patients in special constituency groups.
2013 Working Group on Rural Health
-- The AAFP Working Group on Rural Health (WGRH) works to help the AAFP continue to meet the needs of rural family physicians.
Descriptions of Commissions
-- Learn about the different AAFP Commissions