• CRC Training Day

    Register your practice team for the Colorectal Cancer Screening Improvement Team Training Day set for April 4, 2020! During this unique QI project, you will receive valuable team training, CME for the entire care team, and fulfill your ABFM Family Medicine Certification Performance Improvement Activity requirement.

  • Call for Nominations

    The OAFP is accepting online nominations for the Family Physician of the YearFamily Medicine Educator of the Year, and Friend of Family Medicine awards. Letters of recommendation for the Resident Leadership Award can be submitted to the OAFP Awards Workgroup. Nominate a family physician, resident, or advocate of family medicine who deserves recognition for providing exemplary are, are involved in their community, or are leaders in their practice today!

  • Helping Patients Exercise

    Exercise prescriptions explicitly state exercise activity, frequency, intensity, duration, and setting. They allow clear communication between the patient and physician about not only what the patient is willing to change, but how they are going to make this change. By giving exercise prescriptions and consistently holding patients accountable with each visit, physicians can aim to create life-long habits and guide patients in achieving wellness.

  • E-Cigarettes & Vaping Webinar

    In response to e-cigarette and vaping use rising and more incidences of pulmonary illness being reported among people who have been vaping, the OAFP, in partnership with ODH, hosted a webinar that updated members on current recommendations, shared resources and tools, and dispeled myths on this trending issue. Watch the archived webinar and complete and return the evaluation for 1 enduring CME credit!


Celebrate Family Medicine

On February 8, 1969, the specialty of family medicine was born when the American Board of Medical Specialties approved the application that officially established the American Board of Family Practice (now Medicine). To celebrate this significant occasion, please consider gifting $50 to the OAFP Foundation to help ensure the specialty is still strong 50 years from now!

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