Upcoming Events for Students
Michigan Family Medicine Advocacy Day
February 23, 2016 | Lansing, MI
The annual Michigan Family Medicine Advocacy Day—hosted by MAFP in collaboration with the Michigan Association of Osteopathic Family Physicians (MAOFP)—provides a valuable opportunity for Family Physicians, Family Medicine residents, and medical students to visit with legislators and discuss legislative and policy issues, including access to primary care, team-based health care, primary care workforce issues, and payment and delivery reforms. The is no cost to attend; however, space is limited so we ask you to register early to reserve your spot.
- Learn about critical issues impacting Family Medicine and the delivery of care, such as Graduate Medical Education
- Complimentary luncheon
- Legislative visits with the lawmakers who represent you at the State Capitol
Michigan Family Medicine Annual Conference & Expo
July 11-14, 2016 | Bay City, MI
Medical students are invited to this premier event for Michigan Family Physicians, hosted by your Academy, to attend quality educational sessions and network with other medical students, Family Medicine residents, residency program directors, and practicing Family Physicians from across the state.
AAFP National Conference of Family Medicine Residents & Medical Students
July 28 - 30, 2016 | Kansas City, MO
The AAFP National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students (National Conference) is a three-day event designed for residents and medical students. Family medicine leaders and educators conduct special lectures, workshops, procedures courses and clinics. More than 300 family medicine residency programs are represented in the Exposition Hall. The National Congress of Family Medicine Residents and the National Congress of Student Members hold their annual meetings during the conference.
- Apply to the MAFP Foundation for a National Conference Scholarship to serve as a Chapter Delegate / Alternate Delegate (application will be available by December 31)