2015 IAFP Education Support and Exhibit Opportunities

Contact Desma Rozovics at 312-301-6232 or [email protected] for more info.


Illinois Academy of Family Physicians (IAFP) 2015 Annual Meeting - October 9-11, 2015 ~ Lowes Chicago O’Hare Hotel, Rosemont, IL

Spring Into Action 2015 -Advocacy and Education at the Illinois State Capitol - Tuesday, April 21 ~ Wednesday, April 22 ~ Thursday, April 23

Chicago Essential Evidence Topics- “Evidence that Matters” Conference - June 5-6, 2015 ~on the campus of University of Illinois at Chicago

Chicago White Sox- IAFP Foundation baseball game (limited number of sponsors) - August 15, 2014 ~ $500 Sponsorship –IAFP Foundation fundraiser event

  • publicity in print, online, email; includes 2 tickets to the White Sox baseball game

Education Initiatives: Patient Education, CME, Quality Improvement modules - Goals of our CME is to collaborate proactively, increase awareness to patients, use evidence-based strategies to eliminate disparities in health care and to strengthen the health care system.

Focus Areas for 2015:

  • Immunizations
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Safe Prescriber
  • Choosing Wisely- Having the Best Patient Visit

IAFP Safe Prescriber Program –

  • Pain Management - Expand the Safe Prescriber Program beyond Controlled Substances, including antibiotics, immunizations, medical adherence and other clinical arenas
  • Choosing Wisely - support evidence-based recommendations for appropriate care

Legislative Briefings - Breaking-Down Health Care Reform

Senior Medical Home - Pilot project - Medicare management platform in accord with the principles of health reform and The Triple Aim. Initiative to satisfy requirements of the CMS Annual Wellness Visit for reimbursement and procure data that can be used as support for population health mgmt.

Direct advertising and promoting to IAFP members - Advertise (and place an advertorial) in Family Physician Magazine and Promotion through IAFP e-News and Email blasts to IAFP members.