GAFP Seeking Family Physician Who is Exemplary in Supporting Georgia’s Maternal and Child Health Population

The Georgia Academy, in collaboration with the Department of Public Health, is seeking nominees for members who have supported Georgia’s mothers and children above and beyond the scope of family medicine.  Last year’s awardee was Zita Magloire, MD of Cairo, Georgia who is a board-certified family physician currently in private group practice at Cairo Medical Care. In addition to practicing both inpatient and outpatient […]

The Georgia Healthy Family Alliance Awards $40,000 in First Cycle Community Health Grants to Support Good Works of GAFP Members

The Georgia Healthy Family Alliance (GHFA) awarded eight Community Health Grant Award applicants $40,000 in first cycle 2020 grants. Grant awards were made to GAFP member affiliated community organizations that support GHFA program priorities including underserved populations and programs that promote healthy practices. The application deadline for second cycle 2020 awards is May 14, 2020. […]

UPDATE: Upcoming Summer CME Meeting – Sandestin Resort – June 4-7

We are hopeful that regularly scheduled meetings will be back on track by early summer.  We are in constant communication with the resort property, faculty and our partner (the Georgia Primary Care Association) for the June meeting. Although we are unsure of what is to come, you can still register for GAFP Summer CME Meeting […]

A Message to GAFP Members on National Doctors’ Day from Staff

Monday, March 30th is National Doctors’ Day, a day celebrated to recognize the contributions of physicians to patients and communities. On National Doctors Day, we say thank you to our family physicians, residents and medical students for all that you do to promote the health of all Georgians. Now more than ever, the staff of the Georgia […]

Update to GAFP Members – COVID-19

To:  GAFP Members From:  Jeff Stone, MD, MHA, MBA, FAAFP – President During this critical time in our lives, family medicine physicians remain a vital asset to our communities and the state of Georgia.  The Georgia Academy of Family Physicians understand that in this time of uncertainty surrounding mass gatherings and travel, your safety is priority. Close […]