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TAFP News Now

The TAFP News Now e-newsletter delivers current news and Academy events right to Texas family physicians’ inboxes. See the latest digest below or visit the TNN archive here. If you aren’t receiving this important news service, contact Kathy McCarthy at kmccarthy@tafp.org to request to join the mailing list.

February 13, 2019

Meet your February Members of the Month
Jessica Bracks, MD, and Jessica Ugwu, MD, were both residents at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler when they stepped up to fill a health care need. They noticed that students of a nearby college were in need of better access to health care. Learn more about their proposal to school administrators to fill that need.
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FPs testify before appropriations committees
Doug Curran, MD, and Tricia Elliott, MD, testified before powerful budgetary committees this week, laying out many of the Academy’s legislative priorities and offering support for patient-centered policies under consideration this session.
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Enhance your personal and professional wellness
The Ohio Academy of Family Physicians is inviting all members to listen in on their interactive bi-monthly wellness webinar series, “Wellness Wednesdays” for free. Speakers elaborate on topics related to wellness and professional satisfaction, helping you find more moments of joy in your personal and professional life. Join the Ohio chapter on February 20 for their next webinar highlighting the joy of precepting.
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NPI brings allergy testing procedure course to Austin this June
Get excellent procedural training from National Procedures Institute at the Sheraton Austin at the Capitol in Austin, June 20 through June 23. As owner of NPI, TAFP is proud to present NPI’s Allergy Testing and Immunotherapy for Primary Care Physicians. Use the coupon code “EarlyJune” when registering before May 21 and save $100. Register online today.
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