Views From the 2019 Congress of Delegates and Family Medicine Experience

Thousands of enthusiastic family physicians, their guests and other attendees flocked to Philadelphia for the 2019 Congress of Delegates and Family Medicine Experience Sept. 23-28. Here's a taste of what went on during this year's signature events.

Meet the New AAFP President, Gary LeRoy, M.D.

Learn about incoming AAFP President Gary LeRoy, M.D. The Academy's newest leader practices family medicine in Dayton, Ohio, and serves as associate dean of student affairs and admissions for the Boonshoft School of Medicine at Wright State University. As AAFP president, LeRoy promised to share physicians' challenges "with those who hold the levers of change in America's health care system."

Meet the 2020 Family Physician of the Year

Meet Eduardo Gonzalez, M.D., of Tampa, Fla., and learn how he’s mentoring the next generation of physicians at the University of South Florida College of Medicine, as well as overseeing a student-run free clinic there. And that's when he's not donating his time to provide basic primary care for citizens of the Dominican Republic.