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Please join us for a Kansas Academy of Family Physicians (KAFP) Open House on Thursday, Nov. 3 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. We moved our office in July. Now that we are settled, we would like to share with you our new office space and enjoy your company.
7570 W 21st St. N.
Bldg. 1026, Suite C, Office 104
Wichita, KS 67205
ABFM/Piscano Leadership Foundation
The Board of Directors of the Pisacano Leadership Foundation, Inc. (PLF) announce its selections for the 2016 Pisacano Scholarships. Congratulations to University of Kansas School of Medicine medical student, Brandon Hidaka who is one of five national recipients selected for the Pisacano Scholarship. Each recipient is noted as an outstanding medical student who has made a commitment to enter the specialty of Family Medicine.
The 2016 Pisacano Scholars are:
Crister Brady – University of California, Davis
Elise Duwe – University of Illinois @ Urbana-Champaign
Brandon Hidaka – University of Kansas
Brianne Huffstetler Rowan – University of Washington
Darrin Nichols – West Virginia University
Don’t miss this important Immunization NetConference about the change in recommendations for HPV vaccines from 3 doses to the 2 dose regiment. If you are unable to attend, a staff member can register and share the information with your team.
CDC's Current Issues in Immunization NetConference is Wednesday, Oct. 26 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. For registration information: Current Issues in Immunization NetConference
NetConference lines are limited. However, the NetConference will be available on the website approximately a week after the air date
CE is available.
Receive expert education on Pain Management AND meet the ABFM's Family Medicine Certification requirement for Self-Assessment Activities by attending the upcoming Knowledge Self-Assessment (KSA) Group Learning Session.
Date: Friday, Dec. 2
Time: 1 - 5 p.m.
Place: KU School of Medicine
Family Medicine Conference Room, #3011
1010 N. Kansas, Wichita KS 67214
Faculty: Sheryl Beard, MD, FAAFP
Module: Pain Management
or call 316-721-9005.
Registration fee is $150 for members/ $250 for non-members
KAFP has partnered with Aledade and the Colorado AFP to offer our members a free Final Rule MACRA webinar Dec. 6 at two different times: 12:15 and 5:15 p.m. It will be an appropriate webinar for you and your staff.
Registration is now open. Space is limited. Register today!
The Kansas Academy of Family Physicians (KAFP) is seeking nominations for the 2017 Kansas Family Physician of the Year award. The deadline for receipt of nominations is Dec. 30. Please share this information with your office by forwarding this article.
Each year the KAFP awards one family physician the prestigious title of Kansas Family Physician of the Year on the basis of the criteria noted below.
Nominees must be family physician members in good standing, licensed to practice in Kansas, and actively practicing family medicine at least half time.
- Provides his/her patients with compassionate, comprehensive, and caring family medicine on a continuing basis.
- Enhances the quality of his/her community by being directly and effectively involved in community affairs and activities.
- Acts as a credible role model professionally and personally to his/her community, to other health professionals, and residents and medical students.
- Stands out among his/her colleagues.
You can submit your nomination by one of four ways:
The KAFP will honor the recipient at its Annual Meeting, June 8-10, 2017 at the Marriott Hotel Wichita. The recipient will be nominated for the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) Family Physician of the Year award.
You are invited to join the Office of Primary Care & Rural Health on Oct. 31 from 12:30-1:15 p.m. CST for the webinar, Navigating Rural Health Resources.
This webinar will highlight resources about:
Register online: Navigating Rural Health Resources
- National Health Service and Nursing Corp
- Workforce Recruitment Resources for Rural Communities
- Rural Health Network Development Grant Opportunities
- National Rural Health Day Events and Celebration
When: Oct. 31
Time: 12:30 – 1:15 p.m.
Phone number: 1.866.620.7326
Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Quality of Life for Kansans with Cancer
Date: Dec. 1
Location: Via Christi St. Francis, Wichita, Kansas
Questions: Hilary Gee
7701 Las Colinas Ridge, Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063