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Pandemic Highlights the Need for Full-scope FPs

In this Fresh Perspectives blog post, family physician MaryAnn Dakkak, M.D., M.S.P.H., describes a day on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic in a safety-net hospital.

AAFP News : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/20200406fp-covidhospital.html

Attend a Course

Search for upcoming Basic Life Support in Obstetrics (BLSO) courses being offered by the AAFP and other approved course sponsors.

CME : Programs

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/blso/schedule.html

Serve as Faculty

Learn about the various ways to serve as a faculty member for the AAFP's Basic Life Support in Obstetrics (BLSO) program, including qualifications and role responsibilities.

CME : Programs

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/blso/faculty.html

Course Overview

Learn about AAFP's Basic Life Support in Obstetrics (BLSO) course curriculum designed to equip first responders with the skills needed to assist in obstetric emergency situations.

CME : Programs

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/blso/overview.html

New Physician Membership

Become an Active member of the AAFP and enjoy all the benefits of being part of the premier family medicine association.

Membership : Join the AAFP

https://www.aafp.org/membership/join/active/new-physician.html

Academy Debuts Weekly COVID-19 CME Webinar Series

Beginning Friday, April 3, at 7 p.m. CDT, the Academy will host a weekly series of CME webinars dedicated to topics related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

AAFP News : Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/news/health-of-the-public/20200403covidcmewebinars.html

New Tobacco Rule Stands to Benefit Patients With COVID-19

A new FDA final rule 'to establish new cigarette health warnings for cigarette packages and advertisements' aims to raise public awareness of the dangers of smoking, including its associated comorbidities.

AAFP News : Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/news/health-of-the-public/20200402cigwarnings.html

CDC Moves Forward With STD Awareness Week

The CDC is offering several campaigns that family physicians and other health care professionals can participate in during STD Awareness Week, April 12-18.

AAFP News : Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/news/health-of-the-public/20200402stdawareness.html

Chapter Membership

Learn more about membership in your local AAFP chapter. AAFP membership includes membership at both the local and national levels.

Membership : Join the AAFP

https://www.aafp.org/membership/join/chapters.html

ALSO Armed Forces

AAFP's Advanced Learning Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) is an approved option for the Department of Defense-mandated training for staff involved in the provision of military maternity care and meets all requirements of the program.

CME : Programs

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/also/armed-forces.html

Become an ALSO Instructor

Gain the specific teaching skills required to facilitate the didactic lectures, hands-on small group workstations, and testing stations included in an Advanced Learning Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) Course.

CME : Programs

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/also/instructor.html

Permissions

Advanced Learning Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) publications and other material are copyrighted by the AAFP and all rights are reserved. The AAFP may grant permission to use or reprint copyrighted material.

CME : Programs

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/also/permissions.html

CMS Heeds AAFP's Call to Dramatically Expand Telehealth

Following intense AAFP lobbying, CMS on March 30 announced substantial measures to increase telehealth flexibility as FPs fight COVID-19.

AAFP News : Advocacy and Government

https://www.aafp.org/news/government-medicine/20200401cmstelehealth.html

Global ALSO

Discover the difference being made by the AAFP's Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) reducing infant and maternal morbidity and mortality throughout the world.

CME : Programs

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/also/international.html

Translations of ALSO Materials

Access information on how to request permission to translate ALSO materials.

CME : Programs

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/also/international/translation.html

AAFP COVID-19 CME Opportunities

View all AAFP CME activities on Coronavirus (COVID-19).

CME : AAFP CME by Topic

https://www.aafp.org/cme/topic/covid-19.html

ALSO Latest Announcements

Latest Announcements regarding the AAFP's Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO).

CME : Programs

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/also/announcements.html

AAFP Eases CME, Dues Deadlines so FPs Can Focus on Pandemic

To make sure nothing pulls FPs' attention away from the COVID-19 pandemic, the AAFP is easing CME requirements for membership and extending the deadline for payment of dues.

AAFP News : Inside the Academy

https://www.aafp.org/news/inside-aafp/20200331membershipcovid.html

Taking Care of Each Other in This Time of Crisis

Kimberly Becher, M.D., reports in this Fresh Perspectives blog post how she is caring for her rural community amid the COVID-19 pandemic and how that community is supporting her clinic with needed supplies.

AAFP News : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/20200331fp-covidcare.html

Telehealth Deserves Payment; the AAFP Is Helping Secure It

In this In the Trenches blog post, AAFP Senior Vice President Shawn Martin offers an update on the Academy's efforts to help family physicians during the pandemic, including securing payment for telephone-based services.

AAFP News : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/inthetrenches/entry/20200331itt-telehealth.html

Sunshine Act

Important information and additional resources about the Physician Payments Sunshine Act.

CME : AAFP CME Faculty

https://www.aafp.org/cme/faculty/resources/sunshine-act.html

CME Faculty Resource Center

Find content development tools designed to help AAFP CME faculty develop high-quality educational materials for family physicians.

CME : AAFP CME Faculty

https://www.aafp.org/cme/faculty/resources.html

FP Playing Key Role in States' Pandemic Response

As chief medical officer for the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, family physician Marcus Plescia, M.D., M.P.H., plays an important role in states' pandemic response.

AAFP News : Family Doc Focus

https://www.aafp.org/news/family-doc-focus/20200330fdf-plescia.html

Medicare Physicians' COVID-19 Payment Relief Is Underway

Family physicians racing to quell the COVID-19 pandemic can expect a significant payment boost from CMS, thanks to the Academy's advocacy.

AAFP News : Advocacy and Government

https://www.aafp.org/news/government-medicine/20200330covidpayment.html

Annals of Family Medicine Issues Call for COVID-19 Content

In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Annals of Family Medicine is announcing a call for papers and various other materials containing COVID-19 related content.

AAFP News : Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/news/health-of-the-public/20200327annalsfmcovid.html

Fix the Biggest Leak in the Primary Care Pipeline

Despite record numbers of medical students matching into family medicine, AAFP Senior Vice President for Education Clif Knight, M.D., says U.S. allopathic medical schools must produce more family physicians.

AAFP News : As We See It: Voices From the AAFP

https://www.aafp.org/news/opinion/20200327guested-pipeline.html

ALSO FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions regarding the AAFP's Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO).

CME : Programs

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/also/faq.html

ALSO Course Questions and Answers | AAFP

Find answers to frequently asked questions regarding the AAFP's Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO).

CME : Programs

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/also/faq/course.html

Dashboard Troubleshooting

Find answers to dashboard troubleshooting questions regarding the AAFP's Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO).

CME : Programs

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/also/faq/dashboard.html

Sponsor Questions

Sponsors can find answers to frequently asked questions regarding the AAFP's Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO).

CME : Programs

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/also/faq/sponsor.html

Instructor Questions

Instructors can find answers to frequently asked questions regarding the AAFP's Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO).

CME : Programs

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/also/faq/instructor.html

AAFP to Host Weekly COVID-19 Virtual Town Halls

Starting March 25, the Academy will host a weekly Virtual Town Hall to give members the latest news and updates on the COVID-19 pandemic.

AAFP News : Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/news/health-of-the-public/20200324covidtownhalls.html

Private Practice in a Time of Pandemic

In this Leader Voices Blog post, Andrew Carroll, M.D., details how he changed processes and procedures in his practice -- including expanding telehealth -- after COVID-19 spread into his state.

AAFP News : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/leadervoices/entry/20200324lv-pandemic.html

COVID-19 Stimulus Bill Must Include Physicians, AAFP Says

Stimulus legislation intended to ease burdens posed by the COVID-19 pandemic "should support and sustain physicians and their practices during this unprecedented national emergency," said the Academy and four other groups in a March 20 letter to congressional leaders.

AAFP News : Advocacy and Government

https://www.aafp.org/news/government-medicine/20200323covidstimulus.html

Inside Look at Using Telemedicine During COVID-19 Pandemic

The AAFP recently updated its guidance on using telehealth to specifically address caring for patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. Members can also exchange information on virtual visits via a new online community.

AAFP News : Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/news/health-of-the-public/20200323covidtelehealth.html

COVID-19: FP Searches for Supplies, Information and Lessons

As COVID-19 spreads across the country, Allison Edwards, M.D., describes the difficulty and frustration of preparing for the pandemic in this Fresh Perspectives blog post.

AAFP News : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/20200320fp-ppesearch.html

AAFP Tells Insurers to Meet Demand for Telehealth Payment

To allow family physicians maximum flexibility to meet the demands of the COVID-19 pandemic, the AAFP this week asked Congress and insurers to require that all health insurance plans expand coverage for virtual care.

AAFP News : Advocacy and Government

https://www.aafp.org/news/government-medicine/20200320telehealthcoverage.html

FAQ: About the Proposal Process

Access frequently asked questions (FAQs) about the FP Essentials proposal process.

CME | FP Essentials : Subscriptions

https://www.aafp.org/cme/subscriptions/fp-essentials/authors/faqs.html

Author Instructions

Potential FP Essentials authors can find instructions on writing a monograph here.

CME | FP Essentials : Subscriptions

https://www.aafp.org/cme/subscriptions/fp-essentials/authors/instructions.html

More U.S. Students Match to Family Medicine in Record Year

In the first entirely unified match for allopathic and osteopathic medical students, the total number of U.S. students and graduates matching into the specialty increased by 103 while the overall family medicine match increased by nearly 500.

AAFP News : CME

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20200320matchday.html

Despite Canceled Celebrations, A Record Year for Family Medicine in the 2020 Match

Despite Canceled Celebrations, A Record Year for Family Medicine in the 2020 Match

AAFP News : Media Center

https://www.aafp.org/news/media-center/releases/match-2020.html

Despite Canceled Celebrations, A Record Year for Family Medicine in the 2020 Match

Match Day 2020: Despite Canceled Celebrations, Another Record Year for Family Medicine in the 2020 Match.

AAFP News : Media Center

https://www.aafp.org/news/media-center/kits/match-day-2020.html

FAQs: Knowledge Self-Assessment (KSA)

Have questions about attending a Knowledge Self-Assessment (KSA) Working Group (formerly SAM)? Here's where you can find the answers.

CME : All CME Products

https://www.aafp.org/cme/all/ksa/faqs.html

Cancellations and Course Refunds

Learn about the cancellation and refund policy for AAFP's courses and events.

CME : CME FAQs

https://www.aafp.org/cme/about/cancellations-refunds.html

PerformanceNavigator: Cardiometabolic Conditions

Satisfy your ABFM Performance Improvement Activities and Self-Assessment Activities requirements through a live or on demand performance in practice experience that addresses some of the most prevalent medical conditions seen by family physicians.

CME : All CME Products

https://www.aafp.org/cme/all/performancenavigator.html

Gallup Survey: Support for Childhood Vaccination Declining

Results of a recent Gallup survey indicate that overall support for childhood vaccinations has dropped 10% in the past two decades. The survey found that 84% of adults surveyed in 2019 said it was extremely or very important that parents vaccinate their children, down from 94% in 2001.

AAFP News : Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/news/health-of-the-public/20200318gallupvax.html

New Physicians Share Match Day Memories, Advice

With the results of the National Resident Matching Program scheduled to be released on March 20, we asked our new physician bloggers to share memories of their own Match Days. Read what they shared in this Fresh Perspectives blog post.

AAFP News : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/20200318fp-matchmemories.html

U.S. FP Shares COVID-19 Insights From Practice in China

As thousands of U.S. family physicians brace for COVID-19 in their communities, AAFP member Laura Jordhen, M.D., shares her insights after experiencing the outbreak at her practice in China.

AAFP News : Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/news/health-of-the-public/20200318covidqa.html

COVID-19: The AAFP Is Working to Keep You Informed, Prepared

As COVID-19 spreads, AAFP Senior Vice President for Advocacy, Practice Advancement and Policy Shawn Martin offers an update on the resources the Academy is making available and the steps it is taking to help family physicians prepare for the pandemic.

AAFP News : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/inthetrenches/entry/20200317itt-covidefforts.html

Match QandA: Will You Find What You're Looking For?

Match Day is almost here. In this Leader Voices Blog post, fourth-year medical student Margaret Miller and family medicine resident Kelly Thibert, D.O., M.P.H., share a conversation about their Match experiences.

AAFP News : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/leadervoices/entry/20200317lv-match.html

METRIC Asthma Module

This AAFP METRIC asthma module takes you step by step through a performance improvement project aimed at improving patient asthma care.

CME : Programs

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/metric/asthma.html

METRIC Hypertension Module

Improve your hypertension patient care, enhance your practice, earn CME credit, and complete an ABFM Performance Improvement Activity all with the METRIC hypertension module.

CME : Programs

https://www.aafp.org/cme/programs/metric/hypertension.html

Standout Student Eager for Match Results

Elana Curry has been a medical student leader at Ohio State University. On March 20, she'll be one of the thousands of fourth-year students waiting to find out where they will complete their training.

AAFP News : Family Doc Focus

https://www.aafp.org/news/family-doc-focus/20200316fdf-curry.html

USPSTF: Screen All Adults 18-79 for HCV Infection

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recently issued a final recommendation statement that calls for screening all adults ages 18-79 for hepatitis C virus infection.

AAFP News : Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/news/health-of-the-public/20200316uspstfhcvscreen.html

2019 MIPS Data Submission Deadline Approaching Fast

Family physicians and other eligible clinicians have until March 31 to report their 2019 Merit-based Incentive Payment System data.

AAFP News : MACRA Ready

https://www.aafp.org/news/macra-ready/20200306submitmipsdata.html

Academy Raises Pressure for Federal Response to COVID-19

In a series of recent letters, the AAFP pressed lawmakers and administration officials to speed the flow of materials and data to family physicians and to reinforce the primary care safety net.

AAFP News : Advocacy and Government

https://www.aafp.org/news/government-medicine/20200316covidadvocacy.html

AAFP CME on Physician Well-being

View all AAFP Continuing Medical Education on physician well-being and earn CME credit.

CME : AAFP CME by Topic

https://www.aafp.org/cme/topic/physician-well-being.html

AAFP CME on Emergency and Urgent Care

View all AAFP Continuing Medical Education on Emergency and Urgent Care plus earn CME credit.

CME : AAFP CME by Topic

https://www.aafp.org/cme/topic/emergency.html

AAFP CME on Endocrinology

View all AAFP Continuing Medical Education on endocrinology and earn CME credit.

CME : AAFP CME by Topic

https://www.aafp.org/cme/topic/endocrinology.html

AAFP FMX CME

View all AAFP Continuing Medical Education for FMX and earn CME credit.

CME : AAFP CME by Topic

https://www.aafp.org/cme/topic/fmx.html

AAFP CME on Hospice and Palliative Care

View all AAFP Continuing Medical Education on Hospice and Palliative Care and earn CME credit.

CME : AAFP CME by Topic

https://www.aafp.org/cme/topic/hospice-palliative-care.html

AAFP CME on Infectious Diseases

View all AAFP Continuing Medical Education on infectious diseases and earn CME credit.

CME : AAFP CME by Topic

https://www.aafp.org/cme/topic/infectious-diseases.html

AAFP CME on Maternity and ALSO Program

View all AAFP Continuing Medical Education on maternity and ALSO plus earn CME credit.

CME : AAFP CME by Topic

https://www.aafp.org/cme/topic/maternity.html

AAFP CME on Mental Health and Behavior

View all AAFP Continuing Medical Education on mental health and behavior plus earn CME credit.

CME : AAFP CME by Topic

https://www.aafp.org/cme/topic/mental-health-and-behavior.html

AAFP Performance Improvement CME

View all AAFP Continuing Medical Education on performance Improvement and earn CME credit.

CME : AAFP CME by Topic

https://www.aafp.org/cme/topic/performance-improvement.html

AAFP CME on Procedural Skills

View all AAFP Continuing Medical Education on procedural skills and earn CME credit.

CME : AAFP CME by Topic

https://www.aafp.org/cme/topic/procedural-skills.html

Pulmonary Medicine AAFP CME

View all AAFP Continuing Medical Education on pulmonary medicine and earn CME credit.

CME : AAFP CME by Topic

https://www.aafp.org/cme/topic/pulmonary-medicine.html

AAFP CME on Sports Medicine.

View all AAFP Continuing Medical Education on sports medicine and earn CME credit.

CME : AAFP CME by Topic

https://www.aafp.org/cme/topic/sports.html

AAFP CME on Wellness/Preventive Care

View all AAFP Continuing Medical Education on wellness and preventive care plus earn CME credit.

CME : AAFP CME by Topic

https://www.aafp.org/cme/topic/wellness-preventive-care.html

AAFP CME on Women's Health

View all AAFP Continuing Medical Education on women's health and earn CME credit.

CME : AAFP CME by Topic

https://www.aafp.org/cme/topic/womens-health.html

AAFP CME on Adult Medicine

View all AAFP Continuing Medical Education on Adult Medicine and earn CME credit.

CME : AAFP CME by Topic

https://www.aafp.org/cme/topic/adult-medicine.html

View Chronic Conditions AAFP CME Options

View all AAFP Continuing Medical Education on chronic conditions and earn CME credit.

CME : AAFP CME by Topic

https://www.aafp.org/cme/topic/chronic-conditions.html

Geriatric Medicine AAFP CME

View all AAFP Continuing Medical Education on geriatric medicine and earn CME credit.

CME : AAFP CME by Topic

https://www.aafp.org/cme/topic/geriatric-medicine.html

AAFP CME on Neurologic Disorders

View all AAFP Continuing Medical Education on neurologic disorders and earn CME credit.

CME : AAFP CME by Topic

https://www.aafp.org/cme/topic/neurologic-disorders.html

AAFP CME on Pain Management

View all AAFP Continuing Medical Education on pain management and earn CME credit.

CME : AAFP CME by Topic

https://www.aafp.org/cme/topic/pain.html

AAFP CME on Skin/Dermatology Conditions

View all AAFP Continuing Medical Education on skin conditions and diseases plus earn CME credit.

CME : AAFP CME by Topic

https://www.aafp.org/cme/topic/skin.html

AAFP Taps Veteran Family Medicine Advocate as Next CEO/EVP

AAFP Senior Vice President for Advocacy, Practice Advancement and Policy Shawn Martin was introduced March 11 as the successor to retiring Academy CEO and EVP Douglas Henley, M.D.

AAFP News : Inside the Academy

https://www.aafp.org/news/inside-aafp/20200312smartinceo.html

AAFP Sees Strong Maternal Health Potential in 'Momnibus' Act

The Academy expressed support for the Black Maternal Health Momnibus Act of 2020, a set of proposals aimed at narrowing critical health disparities.

AAFP News : Advocacy and Government

https://www.aafp.org/news/government-medicine/20200312momnibus.html

AHRQ Issues Guide for Improving Long-term Opioid Management

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality has released a new guide for primary care clinics that aims to improve management of patients with chronic pain who are on long-term opioid therapy.

AAFP News : Practice and Career

https://www.aafp.org/news/practice-professional-issues/20200312ahrqopioidguide.html

AAFP Creates COVID-19 Member Community, Preparation Checklist

The AAFP continues to work with the CDC and state/local health departments to disseminate the latest coronavirus disease 2019 guidance to Academy members through one resource.

AAFP News : Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/news/health-of-the-public/20200311coronavirus4.html

Data Sharing and Information Blocking Rules a Step in the Right Direction

Data Sharing and Information Blocking Rules a Step in the Right Direction

AAFP News : Media Center

https://www.aafp.org/news/media-center/statements/data-sharing-and-information-blocking-rules-a-step-in-the-right-direction.html

Opioid Response Network

The AAFP is partnering with other organizations to create Technical Assistance Teams designed to build clinical proficiency of prescribers and others to address chronic pain, opioid use disorders (OUDs), and delivery of medication assisted treatment (MAT).

Family Physician : Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/patient-care/care-resources/pain-management/opioid-response-network.html

Ebola Virus: Detect, Protect and Respond

Access the latest information on Ebola virus, including clinical recommendations and patient information.

Family Physician : Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/patient-care/current-hot-topics/recent-outbreaks/ebola-virus.html

Adult Conditions Index

Adult Conditions Index

Family Physician : Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/patient-care/prevention-wellness/immunizations-vaccines/adult-conditions-index.html

Child Conditions Index

Child Conditions Index

Family Physician : Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/patient-care/prevention-wellness/immunizations-vaccines/child-condition-index.html

Immunizations Index

Immunizations Index

Family Physician : Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/patient-care/prevention-wellness/immunizations-vaccines/immunizations-index.html

Tips for Landing Grants to Help Offer Mental Health Care

Grant funding can make a big difference in delivering mental health care. In this Fresh Perspectives blog post, Kurt Bravata, M.D., shares lessons learned from successes and failures in pursuing funding.

AAFP News : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/20200310fp-grants.html

Worrisome Increase in Marijuana Vaping Seen Among Youth

Findings from two recently published research letters show that rates of marijuana use in e-cigarettes have increased significantly among U.S. middle and high school students since 2017.

AAFP News : Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/news/health-of-the-public/20200310marijuanavape.html

Science and Education

Evidence-based guidelines and recommendations regarding tobacco and nicotine dependence and cessation.

Family Physician : Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/patient-care/care-resources/tobacco-and-nicotine/science-education.html

Disaster Relief and Preparedness

Prepare yourself and your practice for disaster with these guidelines.

Family Physician : Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/patient-care/current-hot-topics/health-emergencies/disaster-relief-preparedness.html

Treating Patients: Hurricane-Affected Areas

Find more information about treating Patients in hurricane-affected areas.

Family Physician : Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/patient-care/current-hot-topics/health-emergencies/treating-patients-hurricane-affected-areas.html

Zika Virus Outbreak

The Zika virus was reported in May 2015 in South America and has continued to spread. Access CDC updates on symptoms and diagnosis, as well as concerns for pregnant women.

Family Physician : Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/patient-care/current-hot-topics/recent-outbreaks/zika-virus-outbreak.html

Cultural Proficiency

Improve your cultural proficiency skills by watching brief video vignettes depicting physician-patient communication.

Family Physician : Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/patient-care/prevention-wellness/social-determinants/cultural-proficiency.html

Key Initiatives

Learn more about key initiatives the AAFP has implemented to advocate for and strengthen the family medicine specialty.

Membership : Key Initiatives

https://www.aafp.org/membership/initiatives.html

Together We Innovate | AAFP

Learn more about the AAFP, the benefits of AAFP membership, and why the AAFP is a good fit for you.

Membership : Together We Innovate

https://www.aafp.org/membership/join-today.html

AAFP Goals Support Award-winning Primary Care From FPs

Gary LeRoy, M.D., outlines in this Leader Voices Blog post the Academy's strategic priorities to support primary care's award-winning formula of first contact, coordination, comprehensiveness and continuity.

AAFP News : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/leadervoices/entry/20200309lv-egot.html

A Primary Care Checklist for Medical Schools

Medical schools vary in their approach to including primary care in their overall curriculum. Use this checklist to look for programs that support family medicine.

Students and Residents : Medical Students

https://www.aafp.org/students-residents/medical-students/considering-medical-school/medical-school-programs-primary-care/a-primary-care-checklist-for-medical-schools.html

Embracing Challenge to Forge Family Medicine Workforce

Program director Deborah Clements, M.D., is always on the lookout for prospective residents who have overcome challenges because she knows from experience that navigating hardships can make you a better doctor.

AAFP News : Family Doc Focus

https://www.aafp.org/news/family-doc-focus/20200309fdf-clements.html

Russell Kohl, M.D., Runs for AAFP Vice Speaker

The Oklahoma AFP announces the candidacy of Russell Kohl, M.D., of Stilwell, Kan., for AAFP vice speaker.

AAFP News : Inside the Academy

https://www.aafp.org/news/inside-aafp/2020306kohl-cand-ann.html

Splinting, Wrapping, Casting, and Taping Online CME | AAFP

Determine the most effective mechanism for treatment with this easy-to-navigate procedural skills activity from the AAFP. Earn 1.5 CME credits.

CME : All CME Products

https://www.aafp.org/cme/all/procedural/splinting-wrapping-casting-taping.html

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