Conferences

Annual Spring Conference

Schedule at a Glance

Friday, April 26

8 am–5 pm                              Preconference Workshop  (Additional fees may apply)

                                                (NOTE: “Point of Care Ultrasound” workshop is a 2-day workshop and is

                                               scheduled on April 26-27.  Participation is required in both days.)

 

Saturday,  April 27

7:30 am–6:30 pm                       Conference Registration

8 am–5 pm                            Preconference Workshops  (Additional fees may apply)

5–6 pm                                 Meeting of the STFM Collaborative Leadership and STFM Board of Directors

6–6:30 pm                            Conference Orientation

6:45–8 pm                            STFM Annual Poetry & Prose Reading

Sunday, April 28

7 am–6:30 pm                           Conference Registration and Computer Café

7:15–8:15 am                      Scholarly Topic Roundtable Presentations with Continental Breakfast

8:30–9 am                           Greetings: Andrea Pfeifle, EdD, Chair, STFM Program Committee
                                          STFM President’s Address: Beat Steiner, MD, MPH

9- 10 am                             General Session: “Advancing the Vision for Diversity and   
                                          Inclusive Excellence"—Alicia Monroe, MD, Baylor College of  Medicine

10–10:30 am                      Refreshment Break—Meet Your 2019 Conference Partners!

10:30–11:30 am                 Concurrent Educational Sessions

11:45 am–1:15 pm             Networking Luncheon
                                         Greetings from the College of Family Physicians of Canada:
                                         Paul Sawchuk, MD, MBA, President

1:15–2:15 pm                    Poster Session I: Dedicated Time for Poster Presentations

2:30–3:30 pm                    Concurrent Educational Sessions

3:30–4 pm                         Refreshment Break—Visit With Conference Partners and Poster Presenters

4–5:30 pm                         Concurrent Educational Sessions

5:30–6:30 pm                    Opening Reception

Monday, April 29

6:30-7:30 am                   Sunrise Yoga (beginner & intermediate levels welcome)

7 am–5:30 pm                  Conference Registration and Computer Café

7:15–8:15 am                   STFM Collaboratives’ Networking and Common Interest Discussions
                                        With Continental Breakfast             

8:30–10 am                      STFM Awards and Recognition Program
                                        Greetings from the American Academy of Family Physicians:
                                        John Cullen, MD, President

10–11 am                        Refreshment Break
                                       Poster Session II: Dedicated Time for Poster Presentations

11:15 am–12:15 pm        Concurrent Educational Sessions

12:30–1:30 pm               Boxed Lunch; Visit With Conference Partners
                                     Open STFM Collaborative and Special Project Team Meetings

1:45–2:45 pm                Concurrent Educational Sessions

3–4 pm                          Concurrent Educational Sessions

4–4:30 pm                     Refreshment Break—Visit With Poster Presenters and Conference Partners

4:30–5:30 pm               General Session:
                                   Greetings: Amy McGaha, MD, STFM Foundation President
                                    
                                   “Mālama Honua (Caring for Mother Earth):Lessons learned
                                   about Health, Well-being and the Future of Health Care”
                                   Marjorie Leimomi Mala Mau, MD, University of Hawaii, John A. Burns
                                   School of 
Medicine

Tuesday, April 30

6:15 am                       Annual STFM Foundation Marathonaki Fun Run/Walk

7 am–5 pm                  Conference Registration and Computer Café

7:15–8:15 am              Scholarly Topic Roundtable Presentations With Continental Breakfast

8:30–9 am                   STFM Annual Business Meeting
                                   Beat Steiner, MD, MPH, STFM president

9–10 am                      General Session:“Building a Path to Better”
                                   Joshua Tepper, MD, MPH, MBA, North York General Hospital, Toronto,           
                                   Ontario, Canada

10–11 am                    Refreshment Break
                                  Poster Session III: Dedicated Time for Poster Presentations

11:15 am–12:15 pm   Concurrent Educational Sessions

12:15–1:45 pm           Lunch On Own

12:30–1:30 pm           Optional STFM Collaborative Meetings

1:45–2:45 pm             Concurrent Educational Sessions

2:45–3:30 pm             Refreshment Break—Visit With Conference Partners and Poster Presenters

3:30–5 pm                  Concurrent Educational Sessions

8–9 pm                      STFM Movie Night

9 pm-Midnight            Annual Spring Conference Dance Party

Wednesday, May 1

7–11 am                  Conference Registration

7:30–8 am               Coffee Service

8–9:30 am               Concurrent Educational Sessions                               

9:45–10 am             STFM Presidential Recognition and Passing of the Gavel
                              Beat Steiner, MD, MPH, STFM president and  Frederick Chen, MD, MPH,
                              STFM president-elect

10–11 am               Closing General Session:
                             "The Health Equity Imperative: Building a Family Medicine Workforce Prepared to Deliver Socially Informed Care"
                             America Bracho, MD, MPH, Latino Health Access, Santa Ana, CA

11 am                    Conference Adjourns

Questions?

If you have questions about the Annual Spring Conference, contact 800.274.7928 or email stfmoffice@stfm.org

Contact Us

11400 Tomahawk Creek Parkway

Leawood, KS 66211

800.274.7928

Email: stfmoffice@stfm.org 

 

Events

Apr 27-May 1, 2019Annual Spring Conference

 

 

Deadlines

May 14: Deadline for Proposals for a CERA Survey of Family Medicine Department Chairs

June 17: Call for presentations submission deadline for the Conference on Medical Student Education