Dr. Maureen Murphy Named National Family Physician of the Year

Posted on: Monday, Oct. 5, 2015 - 04:31 pm EDT

The AAFP has given its highest honor to a family physician from North Carolina: NCAFP Past President Dr. Maureen E. Murphy (2001) of Concord! Read more


Over 200 Attend NCAFP Foundation's Inaugural Family Medicine Gala

Posted on: Thursday, Sep. 3, 2015 - 09:30 am EDT

NCAFP members from Asheville to Wilmington converged in Raleigh last weekend for the NCAFP Foundation's inaugural Family Medicine Gala on Saturday, August 29, 2015. Read more


Half-Day Conference on Reducing Physician Burnout Set for August 15th in Swannanoa

Posted on: Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015 - 09:28 am EDT

The Western Carolina Medical Society is holding a half-day workshop on Saturday, August 15th on becoming “burnout-proof”. Up to 10 NCAFP members can attend this event for free under a scholarship. Read more


Inaugural NC Family Medicine Gala is Saturday, August 29th in Raleigh

Posted on: Tuesday, Jul. 21, 2015 - 01:25 pm EDT

There's a terrific Family Medicine Gala happening this August -- please consider joining us in person or in spirit! The NCAFP Foundation's inaugural Family Medicine Gala is scheduled for Saturday, Aug., 29, 2015 in Raleigh Read more


Busting the Medicaid Myths in North Carolina

Posted on: Tuesday, May. 26, 2015 - 03:00 pm EDT

NCAFP President Dr. Thomas White of Cherryville and NCAFP Board Chair Dr. William Dennis of Henderson, co-authored an opinion piece that was published by the Raleigh News and Observer on Sunday, May 24, 2015, seeking to dispel some spending and entitlement falsehoods. Read more


Health is Primary Raleigh City Tour a Huge Success

Posted on: Monday, Apr. 20, 2015 - 04:09 pm EDT

More than 100 people converged in Raleigh for 'Health is Primary's' Raleigh City Tour event designed to showcase innovations happening in family medicine across North Carolina. Read more


NCAFP's Dr. Brian Kessler Receives Two National Osteopathic Appointments

Posted on: Monday, Apr. 13, 2015 - 07:00 am EDT

NCAFP Board Member Dr. Brian A. Kessler recently received two national osteopathic appointments. Dr. Brian Kessler is the Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs at Campbell University's Jerry M. Wallace School of Osteopathic Medicine. Read more


Academy Leaders Learn About Policy, Politics and Well-Being at Leadership Retreat

Posted on: Friday, Mar. 27, 2015 - 07:00 am EDT

Family medicine leaders from across North Carolina gathered to hear some insightful thoughts on politics, policy and physician well-being at the 2015 NCAFP Leadership Retreat on March 21st, 2015. Read more


Two Family Physicians are Finalists for NC Doctor of the Year

Posted on: Thursday, Mar. 26, 2015 - 11:08 am EDT

Two family physicians are finalists in the North Carolina Medical Society's (NCMS) NC Doctor of the Year Award and all Academy members are being encouraged to cast online votes to show their support. Read more


NCAFP Gathers Future Healthcare Leaders for Professional Enrichment Event

Posted on: Monday, Feb. 9, 2015 - 07:00 am EST

Last weekend (1/31/15), the NCAFP partnered with the Albert Schweitzer and the Jim Bernstein Fellowship programs to present an engaging professional enrichment seminar for some of North Carolina's future healthcare leaders. Read more