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    Newsletter Summer 2016

    Wednesday, July 20, 2016  This summer’s edition goes over the many improvements and simplifications being made to the Family Medicine Certification process. These changes will go live on July 22, and Diplomates are encouraged to review the relevant articles within to familiarize themselves with the process and terminology changes.

    The Summer 2016 edition of The Phoenix is now available.


    American Board of Family Medicine Elects New Officers and Board Members

    Saturday, May 28, 2016  The American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) is pleased to announce the election of four new officers and three new board members. The new officers elected at the ABFM's spring board meeting in April are: Keith L. Stelter, MD of Mankato, Minnesota elected as Chair; Elizabeth G. Baxley, MD of Greenville, North Carolina as Chair-Elect; Christine C. Matson, MD of Norfolk, Virginia as Treasurer; and Montgomery Douglas, MD of Farmington, Connecticut as Member-at-Large, Executive Committee. In addition, the ABFM welcomes this year's new members to the Board of Directors: Wendy Biggs, MD of Overland Park, Kansas; Christopher A. Cunha, MD of Crestview Hills, Kentucky; and Michael K. Magill, MD of Salt Lake City, Utah. For more information, click here.


    Newsletter Winter 2016

    Thursday, January 28, 2016  A Message from the President

    In preparing my message for this newsletter, I looked back over the first several issues that we published after our decision to resurrect this form of communication in 2005 to keep you updated on Maintenance of Certification for Family Physicians (MC-FP). As we transitioned together into MC-FP from our old recertification paradigm, I made several promises to you in each of those issues. More...

    The Winter 2016 edition of The Phoenix is now available.