Governance

Academic Family Medicine Advocacy Committee

The Academic Family Medicine Advocacy Committee represents the interests of family medicine by monitoring and advocating academic family medicine positions to appropriate government agencies.

Chair

Winston Liaw, MD

University of Houston 

STFM Representative

Andrea Anderson, MD

George Washington University

STFM Representative

Christopher Morley, PhD

SUNY Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse, NY

ADFM Representative

Elissa Palmer, MD

University of Nevada

ADFM Representative

Terry (Terrence) Steyer, MD

Medical University of South Carolina

ADFM Representative

Chelley Alexander, MD

East Carolina University

AFMRD Representative

Bethany Picker, MD

Central Maine Medical Center FMR, Lewiston, ME

AFMRD Representative

Wendy B. Barr MD, MPH, MSCE

Greater Lawrence Family Health Center FMR, Lawrence, MA

AFMRD Representative

Kim Stutzman, MD

Family Medicine Residency of Idaho, Nampa

NAPCRG Representative

Niharika Khanna, MS, MBBS, DGO

University of Maryland

NAPCRG Representative

Tyler Barreto, MD

Sea Mar Community Health Centers Program, San Antonio, TX

NAPCRG Representative

Bijal Balasubramanian, PhD, MBBs

UTHealth, Dallas

AAFP Representative

John Aguilar

Director, Government Relations

American Academy of Family Physicians

AAFP Representative

Karen B. Mitchell, MD

AAFP

AAFP Representative

Jeffrey J Cain, MD

University of Colorado, Denver

ABFM Representative

Robert L. Phillips, Jr. MD MSPH

American Board of Family Medicine

ABFM Representative

Warren Newton, MD

American Board of Family Medicine

ABFM Representative

Michael Magill, MD

University of Utah

Director of Government Relations

Hope Wittenberg, MA

STFM