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At the Texas Academy of Family Physicians, our mission is to promote the health of all Texans by serving the needs of members and advancing the specialty of family medicine.

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TAFP will create a new $1 million fund to engage students and residents

The TAFP Board of Directors recently voted to establish a new fund to be administered by the TAFP Foundation that will support medical students and residents.

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Online CME — Solutions to Administrative Burden: Inbox

In this free one-hour on-demand activity, family physicians discuss innovations they’ve deployed to address administrative burden.

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Family Medicine Advocacy Rounds for April 2024

AAFP President advocates permanent Medicare payment reform as your Academy applauds student loan repayment, celebrates National Minority Health Month, and more.

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A family medicine champion for West Texas

A profile of Texas Family Physician of the Year

Ron Cook, DO, MBA

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2024 TAFP Student and Resident Summit

August 24, 2024
Courtyard by Marriott
Grapevine, Texas

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Get your required human trafficking CME 

Watch TAFP's online course, "Identifying Human Trafficking in Texas: What Physicians Need to Know," and get your required human trafficking training credit.

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Administrative simplification

The TAFP Council on Medical Practice has curated a set of articles and resources to help you reduce administrative burden in your practice.

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Value-based care resources

Watch an informational video by Dr. Peter Valenzuela and access a variety of other VBC tools and resources.

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Meet your May Member of the Month

Gabriela Z. Hill, MD

Third-year resident Gabriela Z. Hill, MD, will complete her residency at Houston Methodist Baytown in the coming months, and hopes to practice full-spectrum family medicine in her community. She has lived throughout the Texas/Louisiana Gulf Coast for her entire life, including completing medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. Hill has undergraduate training in ecology and evolutionary biology, which she says informs her practice style as a physician.

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TAFP Foundation

Through support of students, residents, and research, we build the foundation for the future of family medicine

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TAFP Career Center

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