Events and Opportunites for MAFP Members
The Missouri Academy strives to keep members abreast of changes in healthcare. These programs/offerings provide physicians the opportunity to earn the required CME while also becoming engaged in their state-wide professional association. Evidence-Based CME is offered to maximize the program quality and credits earned.
2023 Virtual CME Series
Four CME sessions are being offered February-May via Zoom. Remaining sessions include Thursday, April 27, with a focus on Adolescent Care, and Thursday, May 25, with a focus on Nutrition and Obesity.
Transition to Practice Conference for Residents and Students
June 9-10, 2023 | Jefferson City, MO
Family medicine residents and medical students interested in family medicine will learn practical tools to use as they begin residency or their careers after residency. Every participant will leave the conference armed with resources, ideas, and best practices to become a Missouri family physician. We will also conduct a mock legislative hearing at the state capitol and take a tour.
Physician Wellness Seminar
October 20-22 | Margaritaville at Lake of the Ozarks
The Physician Wellness Seminar brings together physicians as well as their significant others to discuss the issues they face and realistic strategies to address them. The 2023 Physician Wellness Seminar is a collaborative effort of the Missouri Academy of Family Physicians (MAFP), the Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (MAOPS), and the Missouri State Medical Association (MSMA). Each organization was highly involved in the development of the program, with members on the planning committee and faculty.
31st Annual Fall Conference
November 10-11, 2023 | Big Cedar Lodge – Ridgedale, MO
This meeting, held in November, is the largest Missouri Academy gathering of primary care physicians and exhibitors in a more relaxed and informal atmosphere for learning. The Board of Directors and other commissions meet during this conference as well. An exhibit area features companies offering pharmaceutical and non-pharmaceutical products and services for the medical community.