"Strolling Through the Match"
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News from the 2016 AAFP National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students:
Delegates to the AAFP's National Congress of Student Members adopted a resolution calling for the Academy to advocate for maintaining funding for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. Delegates also adopted resolutions asking the AAFP to consider developing resources for rural training, develop a position paper on lead contamination and lobby for an end to the United States Medical Licensing Examination Step 2 Clinical Skills requirement for US medical school graduates.
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FMIG Network Highlights:
Program of Excellence (PoE) Award Winners
Each year, the AAFP Family Medicine Interest Group (FMIG) Network recognizes FMIGs that exhibit exemplary efforts in all of the following areas: infrastructure, student involvement/retention, family medicine advocacy, and community outreach/patient advocacy. View the 2010 PoE award winners.
Improve Your FMIG
Is your FMIG looking for some new programming ideas? The PoE Award applications can help you discover new ideas for communicating, recruiting members, fundraising, and workshops. Check out the award winners and learn what other FMIGs are doing.
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