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Colorectal Cancer Screening Webinar

Colorectal Cancer Screening:
The Best Test is the One That Gets Done;How to save lives and resources by matching the test with the patient
November 13th, 2018, from Noon to 1:00 pm
To register click or copy this link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/CRC_Screening

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Interested in Being a Student Preceptor?

​Click here to update your NYSAFP file and let us know you are available to precept!

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Student package available to attend Winter Weekend

Students wishing to receive the student package must apply by completing the information below. The student package allows students to register for Winter Weekend for $100. The $100 fee includes conference registration, conference meals and 1 night at the Hyatt Rochester (dual occupancy). All students must be AAFP members (and therefore automatically NYSAFP members) to receive the student package.
All applications must be received by November 5.
Selected students will be contacted November 16 and are responsible for making their hotel reservations by December 28. Students are expected to room with a roommate. (The hotel will have a set number of rooms reserved for students; one night NYSAFP will cover, the other night is the students’ responsibility).
 

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You participated in scholarly activity. Now share it!

Present a poster during NYSAFP Scientific Assembly, January 19 - deadline for submission December 3

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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AAFP Board Candidate

The American Academy of Family Physician's Congress (COD) elects new officers to serve on the Board of Directors for the following 12 months. COD will take place October 8-10, 2018 at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside in New Orleans, LA. 
Read here about NY's candidate, Dr. Tochi Iroku-Malize
 

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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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