2021 Symposium

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Please join us for our 2nd year as we go virtual for our annual SDAFP Family Medicine 2021! The program will take place August 20th - 22nd and will have the same amazing lineup of topics that we have always had, just in a digital format. Click here to sign up.

The All Member Meeting

Thanks to everyone who was able to attend our 'SDAFP  2021 All Member Meeting - Anti Racism in Medicine, Promoting Equity and Inclusion'. It is an extremely important topic for healthcare providers to address but not an easy one. We hope you gained valuable information to take back to your practice that will help guide you on this issue. CME Certificates were provided via email to all participants. If you didn't receive yours please contact Sabrina Bazzo at: sbazzo@sandiegoafp.org

Important Links

Edwin Reithmayer and Malvin Williams Scholarship

The SDAFP Board of Directors is happy to announce the 2021 Medical Student Scholarship Recipients. They are as follows:

  • Rebecca Dehnel: Edwin Reithmayer Award

  • Joebert Rosal: Malvin Williams Award

Click below to learn more about the two esteemed SDAFP board members that these scholarships were named after:

Edwin Reithmayer, MD Malvin Williams, MD
Med Student

2021 Annual Installation of Officers

Thank you to all of our amazing family physicians that joined us to celebrate our wonderful outgoing President, Dr. Maria Carreido-Ceniceros, as well as welcoming our new incoming President Dr. Kristin Brownell AND our incredible 2021 Board of Directors. For a full listing of names and positions please go to our members page.


Installation Event



San Diego Academy of Family Physicians

The San Diego Academy of Family Physicians strives to bring together and educate Family Medicine physicians as well as allowing a means of communication with their local peers. Our organization provides two or more CME programs during the year as well as fundraisers for a memorial scholarship provided to a UCSD second and fourth year medical student on an annual basis and a bi-annual newsletter. Our yearly 3 day symposium attracts hundreds of physicians from across the country as well as more than 45 exhibitors.

In addition, our board of directors, which consists of physicians from across San Diego, provides a training ground for those interested in serving as leaders in areas including advocacy and coordination of CME activities. These members then often go on to roles at the State and National Academy of Family Physicians level. The San Diego Academy of Family Physicians is a member-based organization. All Family Medicine physicians in San Diego County are eligible to join.

The San Diego Academy of Family Physicians strives to bring together and educate Family Medicine physicians as well as allowing a means of communication with their local peers. Our organization provides two or more CME programs during the year as well as fundraisers for a memorial scholarship provided to a UCSD second and fourth year medical student on an annual basis and a bi-annual newsletter. Our yearly 3 day symposium attracts hundreds of physicians from across the country as well as more than 45 exhibitors.

In addition, our board of directors, which consists of physicians from across San Diego, provides a training ground for those interested in serving as leaders in areas including advocacy and coordination of CME activities. These members then often go on to roles at the State and National Academy of Family Physicians level. The San Diego Academy of Family Physicians is a member-based organization. All Family Medicine physicians in San Diego County are eligible to join.

Installation
Dinner
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Reithmayer
Scholarship
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Annual
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All Member
Meeting
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Our Mission

The purpose of the San Diego Academy of Family Physicians is to educate and support the local Family Medicine community in order to promote professional and personal growth for its members and to advocate for family centered care for all San Diegans. We strive to bring members together at a local level by providing activities which promote good hospital relations for primary care, quality programs for continuing medical education, and support for students interested in becoming family medicine physicians.




For more information about membership, please contact the American Academy of Family Physicians: (800) 274-2237 or WWW.AAFP.ORG

For more information about becoming a participant of the SDAFP Board of Directors, please contact: Sabrina Bazzo MPH, Executive Director: 619-540-6307 or SBAZZO@SANDIEGOAFP.ORG

Become a leader in the Family Medicine community by being an active part of the San Diego Academy of Family Physicians!