Spring Into Action

Choose one of the two possibilities and join us online to get up to speed and ready to advocate with the new 102nd Illinois General Assembly in May with up to date information on legislation that family medicine supports, or opposes.  You can view current issues on our State Government update page. 

Wednesday, May 5 or Thursday May 13 from 7-9 p.m.  
This virtual event is designed for all IAFP members, and especially residents and students looking for early experience as physician advocates.  CME credit is provided.  Learn more about the event scheduleNOTE: Students and Residents will have access to an optional pre-event orientation starting at 6:30 p.m. with your IAFP Resident Leaders. 

$25 fee for active members, free for residents, students and transitional members. Register online today (NOTE:  you will need to login as a member to access the registration form.  Your Username is your AAFP ID.  You will also need to know the names of your state senator and state representative.  If you need assistance, please contact Ginnie Flynn or call 630-427-8004)

Be the face and the voice of family medicine!  

  • Learn about the political process and how IAFP makes a difference!
  • Advocate on behalf of family medicine and its value
  • Increase your visibility with legislators and policymakers
  • Establish yourself as your legislators’ resource on health care policy
  • Provide vital input on current legislation under consideration