ACLF Schedule

1–4 p.m.            
Chapter Forums on Communications, Membership, and Continuing Medical Education
1:30–4:30 p.m.Family Medicine Advancing Health Equity
4:15–5:30 p.m.                
Building an ABFM Data Tool for State Chapters: What Do Your Members Need?
6–7 p.m.ACLF/NCCL Meet and Greet
6–6:45 a.m.                               
7:15–8:30 a.m.     
Networking Breakfast
9–10 a.m.                
Essentials and Advanced I
  • Board-Staff Partnership—Roles and Responsibilities (Essentials I)
  • High Performing Boards: The
    Secret Sauce... (Advanced I)
10:15–11:15 a.m.              

Essentials and Advanced II
  • Effective Governance Practices for Chapter Leaders (Essentials II)
  • The Right Board Leaders Translate to High Performance (Advanced II)
11:30–1 p.m.         

Chapter Presidents/Presidents-Elect

Chapter Staff Lunch

12–1 p.m.      General Luncheon

1–2:15 p.m.

Insights About Natural Behavior for Effective Partnering
1–3 p.m.Resolution Writing
2:30–3:45 p.m.
  • Advocacy in Action—State and Federal Legislative Priorities
  •  CME Credit 101        
3:45–5 p.m.   Chapter Staff With The AAFP EVP
(Limited to chapter staff)
4:30–5:45 p.m.


  • Health Policy Strategy: Case Studies on How to Successfully Pass Legislation By Building Coalitions and Neutralizing the Opposition
  • Crisis Media Training for Chapter Leaders and Staff
  • How to Remedy “Advocacy Apathy”
  • Leadership Listen and Learn         
5:45–8 p.m.   Welcome Reception

6–6:45 a.m.


7–8 a.m.Chapter Peers Networking Breakfast
7:30-8 a.m.Town Hall Meeting
8–8:45 a.m.MACRA Quality Payment Programs Update
9–10 a.m.       


  • Insightful Decision Making in an Over-Thinking World
  • Cybersecurity Strategies for AAFP Chapter Staff and Leaders 
  • Medium. Strategy. Content: Master the Messaging Trifecta for Better Communications
  • Treasure Hunting
10:15–11:15 a.m.


  • Getting It All Done: Time Management for Chapter Leaders
  • Leading Member Engagement from the Outside In
  • Create a Website that Works … and Wows!
11:30 a.m.–1:15 p.m.Lunch, Awards, and Plenary
1:30–2:45 p.m.


  • How Temperaments Affect Leadership Style
  • Successful Collaborations—How Chapters, Foundations, and Members Raised $40K in Four Days
  • Online Communities to Enhance the Chapter Experience
  • Health Equity Resources for Chapters and the EveryONE Project
3:15–4:30 p.m.


  • Primary Care Spending       
  • Examining Ourselves to Understand Others: Moving Toward Health Equity
  • I Didn't Sign On For This! Leading in Times of Change
  • Health Policy Strategy: Case Studies on How to Successfully Pass Legislation By Building Coalitions and Neutralizing the Opposition
  • Using Technology to Be More Productive
4:45–5:45 p.m.FMPC Chapter Representatives Meeting  
6–6:45 a.m.Yoga
7–8 a.m.             

Chapter President/President-elect Breakfast
8:15–9:15 a.m.             
Medicaid Demonstration Waivers  
9:30–10:30 a.m.             
Administrative Simplification   


Nancy Laughlin, CAE
AAFP Chapter Relations Manager
(800) 274-2237 ext. 6810