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AzAFP Announces AAFP BOD Candidate for 2019

2018-10-10T15:15:42+00:00

AzAFP is Thrilled to Announce the Candidacy of Andrew Carroll, MD for AAFP Board of Directors in 2019! Please email ldearing@azafp.org if you’d like to volunteer for his campaign team.

AzAFP Announces AAFP BOD Candidate for 20192018-10-10T15:15:42+00:00

ADHS Advises Residents to Take Precautions to Prevent Rabies

2018-06-20T19:58:39+00:00

News Release For Immediate Release: June 19, 2018 Media Contact: Nicole Capone Mobile: 480-980-2940 E-Mail: nicole.capone@azdhs.gov ADHS Advises Residents to Take Precautions to Prevent Rabies There is an Increase in Reported Rabies Cases in Several Arizona Counties   PHOENIX – The Arizona Department of Health Services is alerting residents to a statewide rise in animal rabies cases and [...]

ADHS Advises Residents to Take Precautions to Prevent Rabies2018-06-20T19:58:39+00:00

Valley Fever stakeholder meeting attended by the AzAFP Staff

2015-12-11T21:43:34+00:00

Your AzAFP Staff attended the stakeholder meeting on November 17th as part of the Valley Fever Awareness Week proceedings. The stakeholder meeting offered an opportunity for members of the clinician community to gather, learn and collaborate. The agenda provided an overview of the current Valley Fever data in Arizona by Ken Komatsu, MPH, State Epidemiologist, Arizona [...]

Valley Fever stakeholder meeting attended by the AzAFP Staff2015-12-11T21:43:34+00:00

NEW YEAR, NEW GOALS! Are You Ready To GET INVOLVED IN YOUR ACADEMY?

2015-12-11T21:29:41+00:00

Please read this attachment which outlines ways in which YOU can get involved in your AzAFP!  We want YOUR help to make the Arizona Academy of Family Physicians the best it's ever been in 2016!  After reviewing this document called "Getting Involved in Your Academy," please email Christy with any questions christy@azafp.org!  Happy Holidays!

NEW YEAR, NEW GOALS! Are You Ready To GET INVOLVED IN YOUR ACADEMY?2015-12-11T21:29:41+00:00

AAFP Congress of Delegates in Denver a Huge Success

2015-12-11T21:47:42+00:00

Although the AAFP President-Elect Election did not go the way we had hoped it would, it was a successful trip for the AzAFP.  The AzAFP enjoyed learning more about and promoting our wonderful member Carlos Gonzales and his family!  He has made an enormous contribution to family medicine in Arizona.  We were so proud to have [...]

AAFP Congress of Delegates in Denver a Huge Success2015-12-11T21:47:42+00:00

AAFP COD Election Results

2015-12-11T21:47:42+00:00

The AzAFP would like to congratulate the following people for their newly elected positions: Vice Speaker: Alan Schwartzstein, MD- Wisconsin Board of Director Members: John Bender, MD, Colorado; Gary Leroy, MD, Ohio & Carl Olden, MD, Washington President Elect: Former Speaker, John Meigs, MD, Alabama Commission chairs: COCPD - Richard Lord, MD, North Carolina Education [...]

AAFP COD Election Results2015-12-11T21:47:42+00:00

Congratulations to Arizona Residents Serving on National Committees

2015-12-11T21:47:42+00:00

Katy Kirk, MD, MPH selected as Resident Member of AFMRD Board of Directors We would like to extend our official congratulations to her on her election during this year’s AAFP National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students. Elizabeth Daily, MD selected as Resident Member of STFM Board of Directors We would also like [...]

Congratulations to Arizona Residents Serving on National Committees2015-12-11T21:47:42+00:00

Questions about Medicare or Medicaid? Contact our Region 9 Rep. Ashby.

2015-12-11T21:47:42+00:00

Contact with our regional office (CMS San Francisco, Region 9): Ashby Wolfe, MD, MPP, MPH Chief Medical Officer, Region IX Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services 90 Seventh Street, Suite 5-300 San Francisco, CA 94103 (Ph) 415.744.3631 (Faz) 415.744.3517 ashby.wolfe1@cms.hhs.gov Here is the link to the CMS blog: http://blog.cms.gov/2015/09/24/icd-10-one-week-out/

Questions about Medicare or Medicaid? Contact our Region 9 Rep. Ashby.2015-12-11T21:47:42+00:00