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
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
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?
Minnesota family docs are on the frontlines of the opioid crisis, caring for patients with opioid use disorder. We’re proud of the work being done across our state to fight opioid abuse, but MORE support and training are needed.Read More Family Docs: On the Frontlines of the Opioid Crisis
In Minnesota, we know that family physicians are THE doctors taking care of our rural communities. But, more support is needed in training and recruiting the next generation of rural family physicians.Read More MAFP Supports Rural Family Medicine Training
Paul Stadem, MD, MAFP alternate resident director, shares what he loves most about the upcoming American Academy of Family Physicians National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students and tips for first-time attendees.Read More Hooked on the AAFP National Conference