AAFP to host Family Medicine Congressional Conference May 9-10

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AAFP to host Family Medicine Congressional Conference May 9-10

posted 01.26.11

Do you want to influence politics on a national level? At AAFP’s Family Medicine Congressional Conference in Washington, D.C., May 9-10, 2011, attendees from around the country will learn how to develop relationships with congressional leaders and staff, and use these new skills to educate them. On the first day of the conference, attendees will learn the ins and outs of lobbying. On the second day, attendees will put these skills into action at meetings with their congressional representatives.

TAFP members who register before March 24 are eligible for the Early Bird rate of $250. After that date, registration is $295.

AAFP will provide three student scholarships and two resident scholarships covering registration, travel, lodging, and meals. Application forms and additional information on these scholarships are available here. The deadline to apply is April 8. General registration for students and residents is $99.

Find more information about the Family Medicine Congressional Conference, including lodging and registration, at www.aafp.org/fmcc.