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
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?
The Minnesota Academy of Family Physicians has identified primary care investment as a legislative priority for 2020. Get plugged into our advocacy efforts and help move the conversation forward!Read More Primary Care Investment
A second grade student, recently, brought a loaded gun to a St. Paul elementary school. MAFP Legislative Committee and Gun Violence Prevention Work Group member Emily Benzie, MD, shares tips for physicians on educating patients about safe firearm storage.Read More It’s Time to Talk About Safe Firearm Storage
The Minnesota Academy of Family Physicians has developed an Advocacy Action Plan worksheet.Read More Advocacy Action Plan