Schedule

AAFP National Conference Schedule
AAFP National Conference Schedule

2020 National Conference Schedule-At-A-Glance
All times are CDT.

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July 30 - August 1, 2020
   

Thursday, July 30

Always availableNational Conference and AAFP Foundation Emerging Leader Institute Project Poster Displays
10 a.m.–10 p.m.Leadership Networking Room open
1–1:45 p.m.  Workshops
 CV Preparation for Residents: Simple Steps for SuccessFrom One IMG to AnotherMaternal Care in Family MedicineOpportunities to Advance Health Equity: Academic Family Medicine for Global Health
12–1 p.m.Yoga
2–2:45 p.m.  Workshops
 FMIGs 101: Essentials for LeadersUnderstanding and Negotiating Your First Employment AgreementIncivility in Health Care: Strategies to De-escalate Difficult EncountersFamily Medicine in the Time of COVID-19: The Value of Our Specialty in Disaster Response
3–4 p.m. Main Stage 
 Can You Hear Me Now? Interviewing in the Virtual Age  | Kristina Diaz, MD, MBA, FAAFP and Deborah Clements, MD, FAAFP
4–5:30 p.m.Primary Care Leadership Collaborative
4–7 p.m. Expo Hall Opening

Friday, July 31

Always availableNational Conference and AAFP Foundation Emerging Leader Institute Project Poster Displays
9–10 a.m.Yoga
10 a.m.–10 p.m.Leadership Networking Room open
10–11 a.m.  Main Stage 
 Family Medicine Practice: Today, Tomorrow and Beyond  | Farzad Mostashari, MD and Shawn Martin
11 a.m.–4 p.m.Expo Hall Open
11 a.m.–1 p.m.Dedicated Expo Hall Time
1:30–5 p.m.Hosted Discussion Groups in Leadership Networking Room
 1:30–2 p.m.
Advocacy
2:30–3 p.m.
Continuing Professional Development
3:30–4 p.m.
Education
4:30–5 p.m.
Health of the Public
& Science
 
1–1:45 p.m.  Workshops
 How to Be a Family Medicine Influencer IRLApplying to Residency: From Before Application to After InterviewFellowships in Family Medicine: Who, What, Where, When, and Why?Family Practice Stories: Teaching Professionalism Through Storytelling 
2–2:45 p.m.  Workshops
 Direct Primary Care (DPC): Revitalizing Patient Care to Avoid BurnoutUnlearn Medicine: Expanding Your Toolkit to Address Extreme Health Care DisparitiesHands-on Procedural Practice Using Easy-to-Create Models  
3–4 p.m. Dedicated Expo Hall time
4–4:45 p.m. Workshops
 Emerging Leader Institute Best Leadership Projects ShowcaseLoan Repayment, Loan Forgiveness, and Money Management: What You Need to KnowUpdate on Sports Medicine Emergencies and Concussions“Did My Attending Just Say That?”:  How to Spot and Tactfully Handle Racism, Sexism, and Other Discrimination in Health CareDiscussion Group: Global Heath and Family Medicine—Finding Your Best Pathway Into Global Health
5–5:45 p.m. Workshops
 Caring for Everyone Under the Rainbow: The Basics of LGBTQI+ Health CareFrom Residency to Faculty: Explore the Options for Your FuturePatient- and Community-Centered Care in the Rural Landscape: It Is Great to Be a Small-town Doctor  
6–8 p.m. AAFP Member Interest Group (MIGs) Meetings
6–7:30 p.m. Trivia Night
7:30–9 p.m. FMIG Network Happy Hour: Annual Gathering and Celebration

Saturday, August 1

Always availableNational Conference and AAFP Foundation Emerging Leader Institute Project Poster Displays
9–10 a.m.Yoga
10 a.m.–4 p.m.Leadership Networking Room open
10–11 a.m.  Main Stage
 Family Medicine: Contemporary Stories of Personal Doctoring, Community Engagement and Social Justice | Mike Sevilla, MD, FAAFP; Renee Crichlow, MD, FAAFP; Tamieka Howell, MD, FAAFP; and Joedrecka Brown Speights, MD, FAAFP
 Family Medicine Gallery Stories
11 a.m.–4 p.m.Expo Hall Open
11 a.m.–1 p.m.Dedicated Expo Hall Time
1–3 p.m.Hosted Discussion Groups in Leadership Networking Room
 1:30–2 p.m.
Membership & Member Services
2:30–3 p.m.
Practice Enhancement
  
1–1:45 p.m.  Workshops
 Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters (POEMs): 2020 Studies That May Change Your PracticeDo's and Don'ts of Residency InterviewingPractical Approach to Reading EKGsResident and Student Underrepresented in Medicine Special Interest Discussion 
2–2:45 p.m. Workshops
 Introduction to Bedside Ultrasound: The New StethoscopeBeyond the Fourth Trimester: Family Physicians Caring for the Entire Family From Preconception Through ChildhoodImproving Community Care for Military VeteransResident and Student Underrepresented in Medicine Networking
3–4 p.m. Dedicated Expo Hall time
4–5:30 p.m.Primary Care Leadership Collaborative
8–9:30 p.m. Elected Candidates' Forums
 Link will be posted on the National Conference Congresses webpage