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.
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.
Needed: More workshop proposals on the following topics: • Administrator / Coordinator • Nurses
Also needed: More proposals for the new Admin/Nurse Showcase. • During this showcase, presenters give 10-minute rapid-fire presentations on innovative topics specific to administrators and/or nurses. • Submit your ideas today so we don’t have to cancel this special showcase!
Remember, what may seem routine to you might be unique for others. ... See MoreSee Less
PDW-RPS - A Residency Education Symposium features professional development and team building for your entire family medicine residency team. Submit a proposal to serve as presenter for PDW-RPS 2016. All proposals due by August 14, 2015.
Thanks to the AFMA members who attended our Round Table discussions at the AAFP National Conference. As always, it is wonderful to get together, share ideas and learn from each other. And it's a special treat to put names with faces! A very special thank you to Lisa Ann Roura, Melissa Yeager and Becky Owens for leading our discussions and presenting some new ideas and best practices. This is what AFMA is all about!! ... See MoreSee Less
The AFMA Nominating Committee would like to request nominations to the AFMA Board of Directors. Nomination must include: • Candidate Bio-sketch including a brief summary of contributions to AFMA • Candidate current CV • Letter of support written by person nominating the candidate Email nominations to Debbie Blackburn, AFMA Nominating Committee Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org. ... See MoreSee Less
AFMA Round Table Discussions at the National Conference of Family Medicine Residents & Medical Students - Reminder
Hey AFMA Members! Are you going to NCFMR in Kansas City? If so, please join us for two round table discussions.
Friday, July 31 - Basic Skills Qualifications/Procedure Competency hosted by Lisa Ann Roura
Saturday, August 1 - Mini Topics: Mining for Nuggets hosted by Tina Krajacic & Becky Owens (Suggested topics include Resident and Applicant File Retention; Graduation gift ideas and related costs; Agendas for interview day and GMEC meetings; VISA applications; Helpful resources for coordinators)
Come upstairs to the Exhibit Hall from 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. You will need an exhibitor badge to gain access to this area. Meet in the food function area at the south end - on the back side of aisle 500.
Come share your ideas or learn new ones. We hope to see you there.