We talked with past MAFP President Keith Stelter, MD, MMM, about the St. Peter Community Free Clinic—how it’s filling a need in the community of St. Peter and what a recent grant from the American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation means to its operations.Read More St. Peter Free Clinic Filling Gap in Care
The Minnesota Academy of Family Physicians is a member-focused, member-led organization. We are always looking for members to step into volunteer leadership roles. View a list of 2020 volunteer/leadership openings for MAFP members and help guide our work and advocacy efforts.Read More MAFP Leadership Openings
MAFP Legislative Committee co-chair and Duluthian Jamie Conniff, MD, MPH, testified before the Duluth City Council in support of a proposed ordinance to ban conversion therapy for minors. The council is expected to vote on the ordinance next week.Read More Duluth to Vote on Conversion Therapy for Minors
In response to a resolution from our 2019 House of Delegates, we have compiled a list of online resources regarding social media use and its effects on teens and tweens.Read More Social Media & Adolescent Health
Family medicine resident physician Stephanie Aldrin, MD, shares how St. Joseph’s Hospital serves St. Paul and invites you to share your #StJoesServesStPaul stories.Read More St. Joe’s Serves St. Paul
The MAFP Foundation has a goal to raise $15K to support externships and research and innovation grants for family medicine residents and medical students for GIVE TO THE MAX DAY 2019. We need YOUR help! Make a gift and support the future of family medicine.Read More Give to Minnesota Family Medicine
Minnesota Academy of Family Physicians Health Equity Task Force members Ebiere Okah, MD, and Andrea Westby, MD, FAAFP, share about the use of race in medical research, practice and clinical decision-making and why there is the need for reform.Read More What’s Race Got to Do With It?