The WAFP wants to celebrate the accomplishments of its members. That’s why we’re asking members to submit newsworthy articles regarding you, your practice and your commitment to the community.
Nick Turkal, MD
The WAFP would like to congratulate Advocate Aurora Health co-CEO Nick Turkal, MD for being ranked among Modern Healthcare's top 50 physician executives in the nation. Turkal, who oversaw Aurora's merger with Advocate Health Care, was ranked the fifth most influential physician leader for 2018.
Alan Schwartzstein, MD, FAAFP
The WAFP would like to congratulate Alan Schwartzstein, MD, FAAFP, TM for being elected Speaker of the AAFP at the 2017 Congress of Delegates. Alan moves into his role as speaker after having served the last two years as Vice Speaker.
John Frey, MD and AAFP Board Chair John Meigs Jr., MD, FAAFP
The WAFP would like to congratulate John Frey, MD for receiving the 2017 AAFP John G Walsh Award for Lifetime Contributions to Family Medicine. This is the highest honor award given by AAFP, recognizing long-term dedication to family medicine. Congratulations on this great honor!
The WAFP reserves the right to screen all submissions.