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?
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
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
Peter Meyers, MD, MPH, co-chairs the Minnesota Academy of Family Physicians Workforce Task Force. He shares why family physicians should play a central role in addressing workforce issues in Minnesota.Read More Creating a Health Care Workforce Plan for Minnesota
New Minnesota Academy of Family Physicians President Renée Crichlow, MD, shares about her passion for family medicine and hopes for the Academy over the next year.Read More Meet the New MAFP President
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 (MAFP) held its House of Delegates on March 30, 2019, bringing together nearly 100 family physicians from across Minnesota to help guide the policies and set the direction of the Academy.Read More House of Delegates 2019 Recap