These political giving programs are a vital part of this plan. The purpose is to highlight a WAFP member who is actively involved with the WIFamMedPAC or the Legislative Involvement Fund (LIF). Contributing ensures that both patients and the practice of Family Medicine are protected at the state level.
Wisconsin and the nation face a significant and growing primary care physician shortage. This is due to underproduction, financial pressure and outdated payment and care delivery models. We have recommendations to remedy this problem.
Make Your Impact More Sustainable Whether you're exploring opportunities to engage in global health, preparing for your overseas experience, or seeking to broaden your clinical knowledge about global health concerns, the AAFP Global Health Summit (formerly the Family Medicine Global Health Workshop) is the place to network, learn, and train with current and aspiring global health advocates.
Match your experience and skills with global health needs.
Prepare to serve as a family medicine consultant
Learn how to organize and conduct a global health consultation
Evaluate the practical management of chronic diseases in resource-constrained settings
Advise and train students, residents and physicians for global health endeavors
Promote family medicine faculty development
Explore opportunities to think on a global scale in a local setting