International Attendees

Global Access to FMX

Make plans to travel abroad this fall to attend Family Medicine Experience (FMX), October 26–29 in Chicago, IL. Regardless of where you practice, FMX delivers the latest educational findings to help you treat your patients effectively.

As an international attendee, it’s important to start your travel preparations early. Scroll down for details. 

Global Health Summit Preconference

October 25–26 | Chicago

This must-attend event is included with your FMX registration. Learn more about preconference activities.

Conference Requirements

Request an Invitation

To request a letter of invitation from the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), please email the AAFP Member Resource Center with the following information:

  • Full name
  • Designation
  • Place of employment
  • Status (student, resident, faculty, practicing physician)
  • Email address
  • Name of AAFP event you want to attend

Visa Information

You must apply for a visa to attend FMX. Visit the US State Department’s Visitor Visa website to get started. 

  • Plan ahead—Visa appointment and processing wait times vary between US embassies.
  • Stay up to date—Locate your closest US embassy or consulate for the fastest and most accurate information.

Entering the United States

Obtaining a visa does not guarantee entry into the country. Before you travel, review the admissions and entry requirements.

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