Networking and Events

Build Lasting Connections at FMX 

Spend four incredible days interacting with your favorite people—family docs! We’ve lined up a variety of events and activities to bring the family medicine community together.


New Physicians’ Happy Hour

For new physicians in their first seven years after completion.

6:30–8 p.m. | McCormick Place Convention Center – West Building

Raise a glass with your peers! This must-attend networking event is your chance to connect with fellow new physicians and reunite with residency classmates.


New! Grand Opening Reception: A Taste of Chicago

All are welcome to attend.

5–7:30 p.m. | The Xchange Floor

Join us as we kick off FMX in style with a complimentary reception following Main Stage. Enjoy Chicago-themed food and entertainment while reconnecting with peers and interacting with solution providers. 


New! Night at the Museum

Complimentary entry ($22 value per person)

6:30–10 p.m. | Museum of Science and Industry

Spend an exclusive evening with your guests and colleagues at the largest science museum in the Western Hemisphere. Food and beverage available for purchase. Transportation is not provided.

Member Constituencies Meet and Greet

Location and Time TBD

Come celebrate the AAFP’s diversity. Whether you identify with one of the five member constituencies (women, minority, new physician, international medical graduate, or LGBTQ+) or are a supporter, connect with old friends or meet new ones.

AAFP Foundation Annual Recognition Event

Invitation only

Location and Time TBD

Each year, the AAFP Foundation recognizes its most loyal donors with an exclusive evening of fun and celebration. Contact the Foundation’s Tracy Ingram to learn more about this exclusive event.

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