The NCAFP works aggressively to advance health policy that improves and strengthens the specialty of family medicine and primary health care in North Carolina. The Academy is a leading voice in many state health initiatives and actively engaged in helping impact NC's delivery system.

Advocacy News


NC Delegation to Barnstorm Capitol Hill to Advocate for Family Medicine

A delegation of nine from the NCAFP will be joining hundreds of others from across the nation as part of AAFP’s annual Family Medicine Advocacy Summit in Washington, D.C. The event will begin this coming Monday (5/20), with NCAFP representatives hearing presentations on several national Family Medicine issues, including the general importance of primary care/family […]


Get Involved in FM Advocacy: NCAFP’s White Coat Wednesday is February 27th

Looking to get involved in advocating for Family Medicine in North Carolina? This month’s White Coat Wednesday (Feb. 27th, 2019) is the perfect opportunity for NCAFP members to advocate on several key health policy issues under consideration now at the NC General Assembly. For members new to advocacy, the event will feature a short policy/issue […]