Hyatt Regency Chicago
Please Note: Convocation is for new fellows who have never been conferred.
Outstanding member physicians are awarded the Degree of Fellow during this special ceremony attended by peers and Academy leadership. AAFP Fellows have fulfilled requirements in many areas, including lifelong learning, practice quality and improvement, volunteer teaching, public service, research, and more.
Date and Time: Friday, October 16 | 7:00 - 8:30 a.m.
Location: Hyatt Regency Chicago
Dress: Business Attire
In order to attend the breakfast and receive recognition for the Degree of Fellow, you must go to the Degree of Fellow Check-in Booth at the McCormick Place West to pick up the following items:
The Degree of Fellow check-in booth is located at:
McCormic Place West Registration Area
Fellows should plan to arrive at the hotel no later than 6:45 a.m. on Friday, October 16. Be sure that you have tickets for you and your guest(s). If you are driving, your tickets can be picked up outside of the Ballroom at the Hyatt Regency, Chicago (do not go to the Convention Center) the day of the event. Please arrive about 30 minutes early.
Seats are available on a first-come, first-served convocation process during breakfast.
The breakfast will consist of the following elements:
7:00 - 7:07 a.m. -- Welcome and invocation/reflection
7:07 - 7:30 a.m. -- Breakfast
7:31 - 8:20 a.m. -- Fellows to stand to take the Degree of Fellow pledge with process to follow as outlined:
8:20 - 8:25 a.m. -- Presidents remarks
8:25 - 8:30 a.m. -- Closing remarks/announcements
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