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Sign Up to be the Family Physician of the Day

The Louisiana Academy of Family Physicians is asking its members to sign up to be "Family Doctor of the Day" at the Louisiana State Capitol during the 2017 Legislative Session.  We need volunteers for 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Thursday during the upcoming legislative session.

If you are interested in serving in this program, click here to register.

Save the Date: White Coat Day at the Capitol

The Louisiana Academy of Family Physicians is pleased to announce the 2017 White Coat Day at the Capitol!

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 in the Louisiana State Capitol Rotunda

Make sure to mark your calendar and plan to attend this great advocacy event.

LSUHSC Department of Family Medicine Seeking Faculty Appointment

The LSUHSC Department of Family Medicine is seeking a Board Certified Family Medicine physician for a full-time academic faculty appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor (non-tenure, clinical track) for the Family Medicine Residency Program and clinic in Kenner, LA.

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Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners Seeking Executive Director

Requirements: Must be a physician with a valid, unrestricted license to practice in Louisiana. Managerial experience preferred. Salary commensurate with experience   All inquires: Please contact Mark Dawson M.D. at or via telephone at 337-278-7842.

The LAFP Welcomes New Members

We would like to welcome the new members for the month of January:

New Active Members
Jason Neal Baesler MD
Joy Odeta MD

New Student Members
Ryan Adell
Maya Appley
Sarah Baker
Jacob Xavier Baxter
Camille Ruth Tara Bourgeois
Kelsey Bradbury
Isadore Michael Budnick
Benjamin Chen
Daniel Chester
Ellen Clara Cleland
Taylor Dickerson
Christopher Ekker
Simone Fertel
Carson Flores
Andrew Gahagan
Matthew Gleaton
Renata Susan Harkcom
Barrett Hawkins
Stephanie Michelle Heaney
Samantha Huo
James Michael Kaler
Haley Marie Kern MS
Alisha Kshetry BS
Sienna Kurland
Frances Lee
Kathryn Leonards
Lindsay A Matthews
Lindsay Matthews
Kara Parikh
Sarthak Patel
Andrew Pellatt
George Sayde
Rachel Schwemberger
Halli Rebecca Small
Sullivan Smith
Elizabeth So
David Somers
Jonathan Spitz
Hannah Spungen
Nicholas Squires
Shradha Thakur
Lauren Tillery MS, BA
Joshua Treloar
Katharine Veale BS
Beatrix Melissa Walters
Eric Wu
Sen Xu

Don't Get Left Behind... The LAFP's Political Action Committee has helped put Family Medicine on the "political" map. Contributions from our members have kept family medicine issues firmly in the driver's seat. Make your voice strong by supporting LaFamPac and make your contribution today!


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Newsletter3The LAFP Weekly Family Medicine Update is an LAFP membership service intended to provide timely family medicine information to your e-mail inbox. The newsletter contains information about healthcare legislation, partnerships, conference opportunities and other need-to-know member news.



Winter 2016 coverLouisiana Family Doctor is LAFP's quarterly journal. Subject matter includes features on sports medicine, healthcare legislation, medical journal reviews as well as a range of other topics that affect family physicians.
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