• About Us

    FPM is a peer-reviewed journal published by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Through its bimonthly print publication, weekly e-enewsletter, and extensive website, FPM gives family physicians practical information to help them maintain efficient and effective practices, enhance the patient experience, and maximize their professional satisfaction.

    FPM (ISSN: 1069-5648 - print; 1531-1929 - website) is indexed in MEDLINE, the U.S. National Library of Medicine's premier bibliographic database, PubMED, and Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature. The journal is also available in full text through Clinical Key.

    FPM Staff


    • Medical Editor Sarina Schrager, MD, MS
    • Managing Editor Brandi White
    • Senior Associate Editor Andy Marso  
    • Editorial Advisory Board Natasha Bhuyan, MD; James Dom Dera, MD, FAAFP; Alicia A. Kowalchuk, DO, FASAM; Corey Lyon, DO, FAAFP; Vinita Magoon, DO, JD, MBA, MPH, CMQ
    • Contributing Editors Cindy Hughes, CPC, CFPC; Kent J. Moore

    Disclosure: All editors and editorial advisory board members in a position to control content for this activity, FPM journal, have indicated they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.


    • Executive Vice President/CEO R. Shawn Martin
    • Director of Journal Media Darren Sextro
    • Editorial Director Leigh Ann Backer
    • Administrative Coordinator Marilyn Harvey

    Advertising Sales

    • Ad Services and Sales Support Specialist Stefanie Valenzano

    Production and Design

    • Production Director Bret A. Taylor
    • Art Director Christine Schneider
    • Production Design Manager Stacey Herrmann
    • Senior Production Designer Bryan Colley
    • Production Designer Randy Knittel
    • Senior Digital Production Specialist Evan Palmer


    • Circulation Manager Susi Cordill
    • Senior Circulation Strategist Rebecca Harp
    • Circulation and Ad Support Specialist Frances Spitsnogle
    • Data Operations Manager Tiffany M. Long