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Winter Weekend Student Package

35th Winter Weekend & 72nd Scientific Assembly │Lake Placid, NY│ January 23-26

Students wishing to receive the student discount must apply by completing the information below.
The student package allows students to register for Winter Weekend at a discounted rate for $65. The $65 fee includes conference registration, conference meals and any conference activities. All students must be AAFP members (consequently NYSAFP members) to receive the student discount.
All applications must be received by November 26.

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Winter Weekend January 23 - 26, 2020

Lake Placid Conference Center, 2608 Main St, Lake Placid
Register for Winter Weekend here Hotel room block in registration link uner "location" rooms available at: Best Western, Hampton Inn, Hotel North Woods & Whiteface Lodge. Room block released 12/18.

Poster Presentation Submissions here

Student Package (application here)

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You participated in scholarly activity. Now share it!

Present a poster during NYSAFP Scientific Assembly, January 24- deadline for submission December 1

Conference takes place January 23-26, Lake Placid

The Scientific Assembly (“Winter Weekend”) is the premier event for family physicians in New York State. Attended by more than 200 family physicians, students, residents and other health care professionals. The poster presentation area will be a popular destination where attendees can come to learn about current family medicine research and scholarly activities in our state. Presenters will have the opportunity to discuss their work with attendees.

Click here to submit an abstract

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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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