Registration Now Open: GAFP Fall Family Medicine Weekend, November 14-16, 2019

The GAFP invites you to take advantage of an early registration discount for the 2019 GAFP Fall Family Medicine Weekend to be held Thursday, November 14- Saturday, November 16, 2019 at the Atlanta Evergreen Marriott Conference Resort in Stone Mountain!  Early registration is $445 for GAFP and AAFP members and covers up to 46 AAFP […]

Members in the News  

Dr. Walkitria Smith and Dr. Maria Dinh discusses being a millennial physician and the importance of patient-centered care in the Atlanta Business Chronicle. Dr. Smith is a primary care physician and serves as Medical Director of Telemedicine for Morehouse Health Care at Morehouse School of Medicine. Dr. Dinh is a family medicine physician at WellStar […]


The Georgia Academy of Family Physicians is seeking resolutions for the 2019 Congress of Delegates (COD) meeting. Last year, the COD tackled issues such as online patient reviews and surveys, uncompensated afterhours physician care, and determinants of maternal mortality in Georgia. What is the Congress of Delegates, you ask?  The GAFP Congress of Delegates is […]

Did You Miss the Webinar, Primary Care Management of Adults with Sickle Cell Disease? Watch Now and Earn Valuable CME!

In July, the GAFP, in conjunction with Alliant Quality, hosted a live webinar on Primary Care Management of Adults with Sickle Cell Disease.  The 2-hour webinar with presenters, James Eckman, MD, Professor Emeritus of the Department of Hematology and Oncology at Emory University School of Medicine and Jeanette Nu’Man, MEd, Operations Manager of the Sickle […]

Georgia Unites at the 2019 AAFP National Conference

The three-day National Conference of Family Medicine residents and medical students in Kansas City, Missouri., featured workshops, social and networking events, an expo hall featuring hundreds of family medicine residencies, and resident and student congresses. Early numbers show the AAFP hosted some 5,159 people on July 25-27, including 1,893 medical students and 1,282 residents. A […]