Family Medicine Week in Michigan | February 18-24, 2018

Family Medicine Week in Michigan (#MiFMW) kicks off Sunday, February 18, as proclaimed by Governor Rick Snyder in recognition of Family Physicians' "dedication to the health and well-being of Michigan residents" and their "crucial role in ensuring the optimal health of families across the state." Click on the proclamation at the right to read the recognition in its entirety.

Please help spread the word about Family Medicine Week in Michigan, February 18-24—here are a few ideas:

  • Like MAFP's Facebook page, and like and share our posts leading up to and during #MiFMW
  • Follow @MIFamilyDocs on Twitter, and like and retweet our tweets leading up to and during #MiFMW
  • Follow MiFamilyDocs on Instagram and like our posts
  • If you are attending Michigan Family Medicine Advocacy Day in Lansing on February 20, take pictures during meetings with your state lawmakers and share these via social media along with a thank you for supporting Family Medicine in Michigan—be sure to include the hashtags #MiFMW and #MIFamilyMedicine
  • Download, print and display the Governor's proclamation in patient waiting areas and exam rooms during Michigan Family Medicine Week
  • Download, print and distribute this handout in your patient waiting area that explains how having a Family Physician is good for health