Archive for November 2019

Dr. Sarah Woolsey Honored with Miguel Silva Leadership Award

UAFP member, Dr. Sarah Woolsey, was recently honored with the MIGUEL SILVA LEADERSHIP AWARD 2019. This award is in honor of Miguel Silva, who was a dearly loved member of the Tobacco Prevention and Control Programs team. Miguel was the Disparity Outreach Coordinator. This award is given in Miguel’s memory and for his love of…

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Not Your Grandfather’s ABFM

By Michael K. Magill, MDChair-Elect, American Board of Family MedicineProfessor and Chair-EmeritusDepartment of Family and Preventive MedicineUniversity of Utah School of Medicine Are you certified or planning to seek certification by the American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM)? If so, you should know that change has come to ABFM, and more is on the way!…

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Keeping Family Physicians in the Driver’s Seat

By: Gary LeRoy, MD, FAAFP I’m from Dayton, Ohio. Not only is Dayton, Ohio the official birthplace of aviation, it is also indirectly responsible for the birth of the Indianapolis 500 motor speedway. It was during a drive from Dayton, Ohio in 1908 when Carl Fisher’s car had a tire failure on the dirt road…

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