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Let’s Move, Kansas run and walk is an opportunity for you to get your whole practice moving! Join us on October 19 at Sedgwick County Park in Wichita. Sign up as a team and each team member receives $3 off registration. What a perfect way to have a team building activity AND support the KAFP-Foundation. Register by August 19 for the early bird rate!
Let’s Move Kansas aims to promote an active, healthy lifestyle for all Kansans.
All registration proceeds and sponsorships benefit the KAFP-Foundation. Join us in motivating Kansans to move, and supporting the future of family medicine! Residents and medical students receive a $5 discount with promo code STURES19.
Would your clinic, hospital or company like to support Let’s Move, Kansas? Download a sponsorship packet. Complete our secure online commitment form. Please contact Marina Spexarth or 316-721-9005 with questions.
Thank you to the Let’s Move, Kansas presenting sponsor, KU School of Medicine-Wichita; platinum
sponsor, Grene Vision Group; and gold sponsor, Wichita Urology.
Join us for the last webinar in our RISE Webinar Series on July 27 at 12:15 pm. Dr. Amaryllis Sanchez Wohlever on will inspire you to live well and lead effectively!
Nurturing a Heart of Service without Burning Out, Amaryllis Sanchez Wohlever, MD
The RISE program is a wellness initiative of KAFP designed to help Kansas family physicians RISE above burnout. Although our RISE Webinar Series is complimentary for KAFP members, registration is required to receive log-in credentials to access the webinar.
- Identify at least three specific ways to nurture a servant heart in a busy practice.
- Consider ways to safeguard the heart and soul from burnout.
- Gain new tools to commit to a healthier way to practice medicine in this tough climate.
RISE resources include:
Amazon’s Prime Day is almost here. Deals start July 15 - 16. But, you can get a head start and “watch” the deals you like this week. Amazon Prime Day features more than 100,000 deals exclusively for Prime members, making it one of the biggest shopping days of the year. The KAFP-Foundation is a registered charity with smile.amazon.com so be sure to designate KAFP-Foundation as your charity!
Note, in order for your Amazon shopping to benefit KAFP-F you must shop smile.amazon.com. It is just like amazon.com in function and price.
The Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative (PCPCC) has been engaged on a wide range of policy and advocacy priorities in the second quarter of 2019. Find the full list on the Advocacy and Policy web page.
The PCPCC invites you to nominate a primary care champion! Self-nominations are accepted.
Each year at the PCPCC Annual Conference, primary care leaders who have shaped the primary care field are recognized in three award categories:
The deadline to submit nominations is September 6, 2019.
- The Barbara Starfield Primary Care Leadership Award
- The Primary Care Community Leadership/Research Award
- The Advanced Primary Care Practice Award.
Submit a Nomination
KS Breastfeeding Coalition
Please mark your calendar for a free webinar Medications and Lactation on Aug. 27 from noon to 1 p.m., hosted by the Kansas Breastfeeding Coalition (KBC). KBC is proud to provide this webinar for health care professionals to introduce Medications in Lactation an algorithm tool to help providers support breastfeeding families when considering medications during lactation. For more details visit http://ksbreastfeeding.org/events/free-webinar-medications-lactation/.
No need to register. Simply join the webinar on August 27 at noon or dial in at (571) 317-3122, Access Code: 445-066-437
For questions or more information, please contact Brenda Bandy with the KBC at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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