This award is reserved for AAFP
members whose executive skills in health care organizations have contributed to excellence in the provision of high quality health care, and demonstrated that family physicians can have an impact on improving the overall health of the nation.
is a medical organization representing more than 119,500 family physicians, family medical residents and medical students.
As debate began again the next day, delegates from the AAFP
and the ACP retreated from their amendment, and instead asked that it, along with any AMA action on the pay parity issue, be deferred.
Since 1992, Marshall has been honored 19 times by the AAFP
for its high percentage of medical students choosing family medicine residencies.
The Walsh Award Is not annual, but given at the discretion of the AAFP
Board of Directors.
I was pleased to see a very strong showing of nutrition-based, natural medicine companies in the exhibit hall and some very substantial educational sessions on nutritional medicine, functional medicine, stress reduction and other "holistic" approaches in the AAFP
The new AAFP
guidelines provoked heated comment from Gary Hankins, M.
said its confusion "was only heightened" by the fact that the Office of the Inspector General's estimates of incorrect Medicare payments have decreased since the inception of annual audits by the OIG.
org site into multiple URL sites could dilute the AAFP
The company established appropriate reserves out of the premiums and paid interest on the reserves to AAFP
Scientific Assembly provides an opportunity for family physicians to learn from thought leaders, connect with colleagues, explore cutting-edge technologies and celebrate family medicine.
As president of the AAFP
, Filer will advocate on behalf of family physicians and patients to inspire positive change in the U.