Board of Directors 

Process for members to submit input to the IAFP Board of Directors


Asim Jaffer, MD, FAAFP inaugurated as IAFP President at Annual Meeting.  Read his speech here. 


View our current Board of Directors

View a listing of IAFP presidents, 2000-current

IAFP Board of Directors Meetings for 2018
  • Thurs., Jan. 18, 8pm by webinar
  • Sat., April 21, 9am-1pm at Elmhurst Hospital
  • Weds Aug. 29, 8pm, webinar
  •  Fri., Oct. 26, 1130am-1pm IAFP Annual Meeting, Elmhurst Hospital 


IAFP will hold elections for our officers and board of directors via online voting, ensuring that all Active Members in good standing have the opportunity to run for the board and vote for board members. Active members in good standing may self-nominate for the positions of board member (three year term), second vice president, first vice president, or president-elect. Any active member who is less than seven years out of residency may run for the New Physician board member position, which is a two year term. Finally, there is one delegate and one alternate position to represent Illinois at the AAFP Congress of Delegates, which would be a two year term. 

Online voting will be September 5 to October 1.   View the candidates here

The newly elected board members will be installed on Friday afternoon, Oct. 26, at the IAFP Annual Meeting, Elmhurst Hospital. 

2019 board meetings. 

Thursday, Jan. 17, 8-9 pm via webinar
Saturday, April 20, 9 am-1 pm in Chicago area
Wednesday, Aug. 28, 8-9 pm via webinar.

2019 IAFP Annual meeting - date still TBD (October or November)

 Job descriptions for IAFP board positions

First Vice President

Second Vice President

Board member

Delegate and Alternate Delegate to the AAFP Congress of Delegates