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    As part of the E3 initiative, President Mark Thompson, MD provides his 2014 State of the WAFP Address.

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  • Doctor Day 2015 set for March 11 




    Join hundreds of other doctors from across the state in an unprecedented effort to educate lawmakers on issues of importance to Wisconsin physicians and the patients they serve.

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  • David C. Eitrheim, MD Rural Resident Scholarship

    New opportunity beginning in 2015

    Awarding $10,000 annually to a first year resident who demonstrates interest and commitment in rural family medicine


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     View 2015 Annual Business Meeting PowerPoint

     On Saturday morning, January 24, 2015 the WAFP held its first virtual annual business meeting. Led by your WAFP President, Dr. Mark Thompson, the 66th Annual Business Meeting was a great success - both efficient and productive - and the virtual format was very well received.

    View the PowerPoint here

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Health is Primary

Health is Primary is a three-year communications campaign to advocate for the values of family medicine, demonstrate the benefits of primary care, and engage patients in our health care system.

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The Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians - Foundation is the philanthropic arm of the Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians, a statewide association of more than 2700 members.

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Legislative Update

Wisconsin must add 100 new physicians per year to avoid a shortfall of 2,000 physicians by 2030. The Academy seeks to aid lawmakers in meeting the state's health care demands.

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