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Family Educator of the Year / Family Doctor of the Year- Nominations Open

The New York State Academy of Family Physicians is seeking nominations for the 2020 Family Physician of the year

The New York State Academy of Family Physicians is seeking nominations for the 2020 Family Educator of the year

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Funding for student reserach

The AAFP matching grant is available for a student looking to complete reserach with a physician mentor. Click here for the information and to complete the application.

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AAFP NC student & resident scholarships now avialable

Student and resident scholarhips available for AAFP National Conference, click here for details

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Student discount available

Downstate Regional Family Medicine Conference - May 16

Students can receive a discounted rate of $15 to attend the DRFMC by completing the information in the link.

All applications must be received by March 13; complete the information here 

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Downstate Regional Family Medicine Conference

Downstate Regional Family Medicine Conference - May 16, 2020

NYSAFP is hosting The Downstate Regional Family Medicine Conference. The revitalized conference is an exciting CME conference, bringing various Family Medicine Doctors together.  The conference is a chance to network with family doctors from all over the downstate region - regardless of your institution  - and students and residents an opportunity to network with local family docs. 

Click here to register!

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NYSAFP Media Kit

Promote your business to our 6,000+ members, click here for the 2019- 2020 media kit

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Colorectal Cancer Screening Webinar - Listen Now!

Colorectal Cancer Screening: How to Achieve 80% in Every Community
This webinar will be exploring colorectal cancer screening from several different angles. An esteemed group of medical professionals will be updating our participants about national efforts around colorectal cancer from the perspective of the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable. The webinar will also provide local trends and statistics from the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene and explore strategies on how we can achieve higher screening rates in NYC to help create a healthier community. The overarching theme of the webinar is the multifaceted approach to CRC awareness, statistics, and implementation strategies in efforts to achieve 80% screening rates and beyond in every community. Our audience is targeted towards those health and medical professionals who are influential among their peers and those with the opportunity to positively affect the decline of this preventable form of cancer. 

Webinar produced by: American Cancer Society, NYSAFP, NYS Health & Hospitals, MetroPlus Health Plan, and NYC Health

Webinar here

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Office Visit Protocols for your Patients’ 6 Most Prevalent Medical Conditions:

Office Visit Protocols for your Patients’ 6 Most Prevalent  Medical Conditions:

  1. Weight Loss Screening and Counseling: For Doctors  |  For Patients
  2. Tobacco Cessation
  3. Depression Screening and Counseling
  4. General Anxiety Disorder
  5.  Alcohol Abuse Screening and Counseling
  6.  Drug Abuse Screening and Counseling

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