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.
It is with great sorrow that I tell yiu of the death of Jackie Durrett on Saturday, October 29. Jackie was instrumental in helping to organize AFPA--now AFMA-- and served as its first President-elect and it's second President. Jackie's career in Family Medicine covered more than 40 years. He started with the McClendon Family Practice Residency in Waco, Tx., and then he moved to the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center where he served as Clinical Instructor and Administrator in the Department of Family and Community Medicine. Jackie is survived by his wife, Patti , who designed AFMA's logo, his son Darren of Dallas and his daughter Brenden of Oklahoma City and 4 grandchildren! Jackie was a wonderful colleague and a great friend to those of us who knew him! ... See MoreSee Less