AFMA is dedicated to the professional growth and development of its members with particular emphasis on administration and coordination of health care delivery, education and research within Family Medicine Residency Programs.

Our Values

To understand the continuing changes in the health care environment and provide tools to our membership to excel in that environment, as it relates to Family Medicine Residency Programs. Learn More

To you my MENTORS, I’m truly glad to know we are in this thing together. For those who have already begun their interview season, hold on tight it’s off to a full throttle start. Thinking of you as we go through another interview season.

From the Mentoring Committee
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Everyone in the path of Matthew please be safe. Our thoughts are with you at this time. ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

AFMA Board of Directors hard at work for its members at their Fall Board Meeting. ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

September 15th is the big day!!! ERAS opens up and recruitment season is in full swing. AFMA wishes everyone a very successful recruitment season 👍 ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Webinar: Communication in the Workplace

There is still time to sign up!

Date: Thursay, September 15, 2016
Time: 10:00am Central Time/11:00am Eastern Time
Cost: FREE for all AFMA Members; $25 for non-members
Presenter: Susan E. King, LCSW, Assistant Director, Williamsport Family Medicine Residency

Description: For the better part of every day, we are communicating to and with others. Whether it is a presentation you give in a meeting, the level of attention you give your co-worker when they are talking to you, or the look you give without knowing it, it all means something. This webinar will help participants understand the different forms of communication and how to make the most of each of them.

Objectives: Upon completion of this webinar, you will be able to:
1. identify the benefits of a healthy workplace.
2. discuss the role of health communication in the workplace.
3. recognize your own style of communication and identify healthy and unhealthy patterns.
4. discuss the barriers to effective communication and how to resolve them.

About the Presenter: Sue King earned her Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from Susquehanna University and her Master of Social Work from Marywood University.

Format: This will be a 45-minute webinar followed by a 15-minute discussion period. Participants will receive copies of the PowerPoint presentation prior to the webinar.

Register: To register for this webinar, please contact Cristin Estes by email at for further instructions. A limited number of "seats" are available.

Lisa Marquise, PhD, Chair
Committee: Vickie Eckert, Deborah Egger, Tamara Poole and Evangeline Washington
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook