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M. Tahir Qayyum, MD of Monroe has been in private practice for over 20 years. He provides the full-scope of medical care to close to 5000 patients between his two clinics in the rural community of Bastrop and Monroe. 

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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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The LAFP Welcomes New Members

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

New Active Members
Kevin Thomas Schlamp MD

New Student Members
Matthew Taylor Burger
Malia Gisele Cali
William C Chastant
Angela Collins
Elizabeth Guarisco
Shuwen Lin
Eric Linville
Eleanor O'Quinn
Shamus Rohn
Ji Yeon Son
Alan Tseng
Michelle Zoccolillo
Shana Zucker

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.



Spring 2017 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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