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
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
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
Family medicine leaders and advocates from across the nation gathered in D.C. for the 2019 AAFP Family Medicine Advocacy Summit. Residents and medical students, who joined our delegation, share a glimpse into their experiences at the summit.Read More Experiencing the Family Medicine Advocacy Summit
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