COMMITTEES

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COMMUNICATIONS COMMITTEE

Under the oversight of the Board of Directors, the Utah Academy of Family Physicians Communications Committee is tasked with shaping and developing the communications, marketing and public relations activities of the Academy. The Communications Committee maintains oversight of member and public outreach for the UAFP. The Executive Director and Program Director of the Utah Academy of Family Physicians are the only non-voting, non-UAFP member participants of the Communications Committee.

The Communications Committee is comprised of UAFP members and is headed by a Chair or Co-Chairs who serve one-year terms and may serve consecutive terms as preferred, provided he/she/they has/have the continued support of the UAFP Board of Directors.

The activities of the Communications Committee are executed by the Executive Director at the express direction of the Committee and its Chair(s). All committee members and chair(s) must act and make decisions understood to be in the best interest of UAFP members and to the practice of family medicine in the state of Utah.

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Current Communications Committee Liaison
Isaac Noyes, MD

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EDUCATION COMMITTEE

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Current Education Committee Liason
Marlana Li, MD, FAAP

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Under the oversight of the Board of Directors, the Utah Academy of Family Physicians Education Committee is tasked with overseeing the creation, scheduling, certification, and advertising of the Education and CME activities of the Academy. The Education Committee maintains oversight of all educational outreach for the UAFP. The Executive Director of the Utah Academy of Family Physicians is the only non-voting, non-UAFP member participant of the Education Committee. The Education Committee executes the goal of providing high quality, family-medicine-oriented continuing medical education for both UAFP members as well as non-member medical attendees.

The Education Committee is comprised of UAFP members and is headed by a Chair or Co-Chairs who serve one-year terms and may serve consecutive terms as preferred, provided he/she/they has/have the continued support of the UAFP Board of Directors.

The activities of the Education Committee are executed by the Executive Director at the express direction of the Committee and its Chair(s). All committee members and chair(s) must act and make decisions understood to be in the best interest of UAFP members and to the practice of family medicine in the state of Utah.

LEGISLATIVE & ADVOCACY COMMITTEE

Under the oversight of the Board of Directors, the Utah Academy of Family Physicians Legislative Committee is tasked with shaping and developing the legislative and advocacy priorities and activities of the Academy. The Legislative Committee maintains financial and administrative oversight of the Utah Fam Med PAC, a registered political action committee in the state of Utah. The Executive Director of the Utah Academy of Family Physicians (a 501(c)(6) nonprofit corporation) also acts as the primary lobbyist and reporting agent for the PAC.

The Legislative Committee is comprised of UAFP members and is headed by a Chair or Co-Chairs who serve one-year terms and may serve consecutive terms as preferred, provided he/she/they has/have the continued support of the UAFP Board of Directors.

The activities of the Legislative Committee and PAC are executed by the Executive Director at the express direction of the Committee and its Chair(s). All committee members and chair(s) must act and make decisions understood to be in the best interest of UAFP members and to the practice of family medicine in the state of Utah.

Please visit our Advocacy page to learn more about the activity of the UAFP Legislative Committee.

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Current Legislative & Advocacy Committee Liaison
Darlene Peterson, MD

BOARD DEVELOPMENT & GOVERNANCE COMMITTEE

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BOARD DEVELOPMENT & GOVERNANCE COMMITTEE

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