Benefits & Services

Some of the many benefits and services that members of the Maryland Academy of Family Physicians enjoy are:

  • CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION
    • Annual Regional Conference in February
    • Annual Assembly, Scientific Sessions and Trade Show in June
    • Quarterly Journal CME via The Maryland Family Doctor Publication
  • RESEARCH IN FAMILY MEDICINE
    • Participation in Ambulatory Research Studies
    • Support for Medical Student Summer Research Externships
  • SPECIAL CONSTITUENCIES
    • Women, Minority, New Physicians, IMG and GLBT Committees and Events- Chapter Delegation to AAFP National Conference of Special Constituencies
    • Resident and Medical Student Initiatives
  • PHILANTHROPY: MAFP FOUNDATION
    • Support of Medical Student form University of Maryland and Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    • Chapter Delegations to the AAFP National Congress of Family Practice Residents and Student Members
    • Scholarships for Resident and Student Out-of-State/Country Rotations
  • PUBLICATIONS & COMMUNICATIONS
    • The Maryland Family Doctor Journal
    • MAFP E-Bulletin Newsletter
    • History of the Maryland Academy of Family Physicians
    • MAFP Web Site
  • LEGISLATIVE ADVOCACY & COALITION BUILDING
    • Member, Maryland Primary Care Coalition
    • Member, Maryland Public Health Association
    • Participation, Doctor-a-Day Program, Maryland State House
    • Participation,  Mid-Atlantic Business Group on Health
    • Participation, Department of  Health and Mental Hygiene
    • Participation, Maryland Healthcare Reform Initiatives
  • HEALTH CARE SERVICES
    • Assists in the Development of Family Practice Residency Programs
    • Maintains Online Job Bank for Family Physicians
    • Addresses Workforce Issues in Medically Underserved Areas of Maryland
  • PUBLIC RELATIONS & MARKETING
    • Maryland Family Physician of the Year Award
    • Expert Physician Speaker’s Bureau for Groups/Organizations
    • Media Relations
    • News Releases
    • Community Outreach and Patient Education
  • OTHER SERVICES
    • Networking With Peers
    • Prestige of Membership
    • Programs for All Professional Needs
    • Services of the Parent Organization: American Academy of Family Physicians
    • Professional, Certified Staff
    • Administrative Office: Centrally Located Resource Base for
    • All Professional Concerns and Issues

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