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AzAFP awards an FMCC scholarship to Medical Student:

2016-07-19T19:21:11+00:00

May 2016During my third-year family medicine clerkship, I loved watching residents and faculty members advocate for their patients.  They juggled notes and phone calls to other members of the healthcare team, explained test results and addressed patient concerns, and helped patients find health solutions that would fit into their daily lives.  I valued the way [...]

AzAFP awards an FMCC scholarship to Medical Student: 2016-07-19T19:21:11+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 Success 2015-12-11T21:47:42+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 Results 2015-12-11T21:47:42+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 Committees 2015-12-11T21:47:42+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

Non-AzAFP Sponsored CME Training

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

Register to attend the 27th Annual Arizona Geriatrics Society Fall Symposium – THE FUTURE OF GERIATRICS:  A Person Centered Paradigm - scheduled Friday-Saturday, October 30-31 at the Desert Willow Conference Center in Phoenix.  For more information or to register, visit our website (http://www.arizonageriatrics.org/2015-fall-symposium) or call the AzGS office at (602) 265-0211. The full brochure is attached.

Non-AzAFP Sponsored CME Training 2015-12-11T21:47:42+00:00