Jim Boulger, PhD, MAFP Honorary Member and Professor Emeritus of the University of Minnesota Medical School, Duluth campus, shares about the Duluth campus’ continued, unparalleled success in matching medical students into family medicine.Read More Duluth’s Continued Success in Matching Students into Family Medicine
Use our Speak Out Tool to ask Minnesota legislators to support expansion of the loan forgiveness program to address health care workforce shortages in rural Minnesota and make our state a healthier, more equitable place to live.Read More Support Health Care Loan Forgiveness
In 2021, the Minnesota Academy of Family Physicians is adding new ways to engage in our House of Delegates and make your voice heard in our policies and advocacy work. Find out what’s new and how you can engage in this year’s process.Read More MAFP House of Delegates: What’s New & How to Engage
As family physicians, we regularly care for children and families in our clinics and communities and see firsthand the needs that are not being met and/or the support that is lacking.
The Minnesota Legislature has introduced several bills in the 2021 legislative session that if passed will improve the health of children and families across our state: one focusing on paid family leave and two on early childcare and education.Read More Support Family Leave & Early Childcare & Education
Minnesota Academy of Family Physicians Gun Violence Prevention Working Group members Emily Benzie, MD, and Pat Fontaine, MD, MS, share ways family physicians can take action to decrease gun violence through patient education and legislative advocacy.Read More Gun Violence Prevention