Mississippi Academy of Family Physicians

Professional Development

MAFP CME and Events

SPRING CONFERENCE: The MAFP Spring Conference is held near Ridgeland every year in conjunction with the Resident and Student Spring Fling.  The next conference is scheduled for April 20-22, 2018, in Jackson, MS.

ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC ASSEMBLY: Each July, approximately 140 family physicians travel to Florida to attend  days of CME sessions on topics of current importance. The next assembly will be July 15-19, 2017, at the Baytowne Conference Center in Sandestin, FL.

FALL CONFERENCE: The MAFP Fall Conference never stays in one place. We like to visit different cities in Mississippi and even visit our neighboring states every once in a while. The next conference is scheduled for Sept. 29 – Oct. 1, 2017, at The Mill Conference Center, Starkville, MS.

Knowledge Self Assessment (KSA) Working Group Session Focused on Preventive Care:  Saturday, July 15, 2017 from 1- pm at Baytowne Conference Center, Sandestin, FL.

Casting, Splinting and Lower Extremity Injuries Procedural Workshop: Instructor: P. Brent Smith, MD. This workshop will include a review of the diagnosis and management of common lower extremity injuries in the primary care setting with an emphasis on the appropriate selection of braces, splints or boots. The fee is $100 for members and $200 for non-members. Space is limited. Tuesday, July 18, 2017, from 2-5 pm at Baytowne Conference Center, Sandestin, FL.