2021 MI Family Medicine Virtual Advocacy Day

March 23, 2021
Zoom | 9:30 am - 12:30 pm | , ,


MAFP and Michigan Association of Osteopathic Family Physicians invite family physicians, family medicine residents, and medical students to advocate for their specialty and their patients on Tuesday, March 23.

Virtually meet with state legislators and their staff to discuss and share personal experiences regarding legislative and policy issues impacting access to primary care, the family medicine practice environment, and the patient-physician relationship. 

Collectively, MAFP and MAOFP represent more than 4,500 family physicians and family physicians-in-training across the state.



Advocacy Day is held during Family Medicine Week in Michigan, proclaimed by Governor Gretchen Whitmer as March 21 -27, 2021.


Subject to change

9:30 am                   
Welcome and overview presentation.

10 am                   
Panel Presentation with Michigan Department of Health & Human Services and the Governor's office.

11 am       
Family Medicine Advocacy Seminar 1 with state legislators and their legislative staff.

11:30 am       
Family Medicine Advocacy Seminar 2 with state legislators and their legislative staff.

12 pm       
Family Medicine Advocacy Seminar 3 with state legislators and their legislative staff.


Registration Information

Online registration ends 03/19/2021

Contact Information

MAFP Director of Government Relations
Matt Black
[email protected]

The AAFP has reviewed 2021 Family Medicine Advocacy Day and deemed it acceptable for up to 2.50 Online Only, Live AAFP Prescribed credit. Term of Approval is from 03/23/2021 to 03/23/2021. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.