What's New

NEW:  Check out the latest Family Physician magazine

NEW: IDPH certificate for religious exemption form for school-required immunizations. IAFP and ICAAP have a helpful Q and A document. This form must be used starting October 16, 2015.

Javette C. Orgain, MD, MPH, FAAFP is running for AAFP Speaker of the Congress of Delegates. Learn more about her.

IDPH releases updated screening recommendations for pregnant women.  Find it on the Practice Resources page and our new Q&A Resource

Health is Primary City Tour stopped in Chicago on May 19.  Read all about it

August Topic:  New Immunization Patient Resources from www.healthisprimary.org  

•    Focus on immunizations
•    Recommended Immunizations for Infants, Children and Teens
•    Recommended Immunizations for Adults

CME: Continuing Medical Education

Family Medicine Midwest  Learn more about this regional event.  Click here to register

 

Pilot project on Adult Obesity
Be a part of a community of family physician learners, who are interested in improving their skills in obesity counseling and in caring for overweight and obese adults in general. Participation includes completing five web-based courses about obesity & caring for overweight and obese individuals and communicating back on your practices in obesity management. BONUS: First 100 physicians to complete the full pilot project will receive a small honorarium of $100 in appreciation of your participation in this important project. Click here for more details!

Virtual SAMs workshop on Depression
Join the virtual, nationwide SAM party centered on depression for Sunday, September 13, beginning at 5:00 p.m. CST.
For more information & to register

QI Project - ABFM Moc Part IV approved!
IAFP/ICAAP Tobacco Cessation for the Primary Care Provider: A Quality Improvement Initiative

Online CME
Check out the IAFP library of free online CME on the IAFP education site.