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Family Medicine Congressional Conference

April 18-19, 2016

Share your personal experiences to help advance family medicine at the Family Medicine Congressional Conference (FMCC), April 18-19 in Washington, DC. Learn to tell your story to members of Congress in order to help make a positive difference. Better understand the issues that affect family medicine at the federal level, learn about current priorities, and get practical, hands-on experience with the legislative process—all in two days. Explore the issues and then confidently address Congress with fellow family physicians on payment reform, graduate medical education (GME), and other topics. Unite your voice with those of your colleagues at FMCC to help advance the specialty.

Register Now

Register for the Family Medicine Congressional Conference on the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) website. 


Registration Fees               On or Before March 4               After March 4
General Attendee $250 $295
Student/Resident $99 $99



Washington Court Hotel on Capitol Hill
525 New Jersey Ave NW
Washington, DC 20001

Reserve your room online or call 800-321-3010 to book a room at the FMCC rate. Request the AAFP room block when booking over the phone. Reservations made before March 18 will be guaranteed at the conference rate. Reservations made after March 18 are subject to general hotel rate and space availability.


Sponsored by AAFP and the Council of Academic Family Medicine (CAFM), the Family Medicine Congressional Conference educates participants on family medicine's legislative priority issues, trains attendees on how to lobby on Capitol Hill, and allows participants to put these skills to use with federal legislators and their staff. Advocacy is a high priority of AAFP and the CAFM organizations; every family physician and educator can learn how to be effective in Washington and at home.

Copyright 2016 by Society of Teachers of Family Medicine