Family Physicians

The NCAFP: Improving family medicine since 1948

The North Carolina Academy of Family Physicians is the state's largest specialty medical association, with a membership of over 3,400 family physicians, Family Medicine residents and medical students. The NCAFP is a federated chapter of the American Academy of Family Physicians and was originally chartered in 1948.

Chapter News Briefs
NCAFP Past President Dr. Mott Blair, IV, Elected to AAFP Board of Directors Posted On: Monday, October 27, 2014 - 18:59

NCAFP Past President Dr. Mott P. Blair, IV, (2003) of Wallace, NC, has been elected to serve a 3-year term on the AAFP Board of Directors!

Future of Family Medicine 2.0 will Launch This October Posted On: Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 01:05

A new and updated version of the Future of Family Medicine project will formally launch this October at the AAFP Scientific Assembly in Washington, DC.

2014 National Conference is Productive for North Carolina Posted On: Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 18:42

Another National Conference of Family Medicine Residents & Medical Students is in the books and the NCAFP was well-represented during three days of learning, recruiting and business sessions.

NCAFP Board Chair Dr. Shannon Dowler Highlighted in Asheville Citizen Times Posted On: Monday, July 14, 2014 - 17:01

The Asheville Citizen Times recently ran an excellent feature piece on NCAFP Board Chair and Past President Dr. Shannon Dowler (13).

NC Spin Program Filmed at NCAFP's Winter Meeting Will Be Broadcast on Sunday, January 19th Posted On: Wednesday, January 15, 2014 - 05:00

NC Spin will be airing a special edition of its program filmed during the Academy's Winter meeting in Asheville last month. The segment will be broadcast on Sunday, January 19th.


  • 2014 Procedures Seminar
    September 27th- Raleigh, NC
  • 2014 Winter Family Physicians Weekend
    Dec. 4-7 - Asheville, NC
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