Main Stage

Get Pumped About the Specialty’s Future 

Hear from some of the biggest names in family medicine—and beyond—during Main Stage. Join us for three can’t-miss keynote presentations that you’ll be talking about long after FMX is over.

We’ll also celebrate the AAFP’s 75th anniversary and provide fresh perspectives from key AAFP leaders. You’ll leave each Main Stage feeling inspired, reinvigorated, and passionate about your calling to the specialty.  

Your 2022 FMX Main Stage Lineup

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21 | 3–4:30 p.m.

Tochi Iroku-Malize, MD, MPH, MBA, FAAFP

AAFP President-elect


Meet newly installed AAFP President Tochi Iroku-Malize, MD, MPH, MBA, FAAFP, from Hempstead, NY. She’ll share her remarkable journey in family medicine, highlight the leadership roles she’s held within the Academy and medical profession, and outline her priorities over the next year as AAFP president.

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Malcolm Gladwell

Keynote Speaker


As a family physician, how do you win back public trust? How do you stop the wave of medical misinformation that flows from social media, the Internet, and word of mouth? Malcolm Gladwell will delve deep into the sociology of human behavior—the characteristics, traits, and feelings—and explain how understanding it can help you engage in conversation as a public health expert—in the exam room and beyond.

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THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 | 3:15–4:45 p.m.

Insights and Inspirations from Family Medicine


Join your family medicine community to engage in inspiring and entertaining chronicles of colleagues transforming the specialty. Hear from peers as they share firsthand accounts that are helping to change the trajectory of health for patients and communities across the country. These motivating stories are sure to leave you with aha moments to apply in your practice and reignite your why for choosing family medicine.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23 | 8:30–10 a.m.

Frank Domino, MD

Keynote Speaker


Back by popular demand, Frank Domino, MD, is excited to share the latest clinical recommendations for your family medicine practice. This jam-packed presentation translates the best medical literature into care strategies to help you provide high-quality, evidence-based care in your practice. 

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