On April 23-24, 2022, the Mississippi Academy of Family Physicians Foundation Spring Fling will be held at the Sheraton Refuge in Flowood. This event is specifically designed for medical students and residents. It’s a great opportunity to network while gaining exposure to speakers, topics and procedural skills you might not have access to during medical school or residency training. There’s no charge to attend. To register, see below.
This meeting is held in connection with MAFP’s Spring Conference. Practicing physicians will be present with their own CME sessions.
Location of Event – Sheraton Refuge Hotel in Flowood, MS
Hotel AccommodationsExpand or Collapse This Section
Saturday night hotel rooms will be provided at the Sheraton for out of town students and residents. On your registration, please list names of possible roommates (of the same gender).
TopicsExpand or Collapse This Section
Interviewing Tips & Secrets
Medical Coding for Family Physicians
Student Loans & Debt Management for Resident Physicians
Exploring the Types of Family Medicine
New Physician Panel Discussion
How Family Physicians Get Paid
Student & Resident Board Member ElectionsExpand or Collapse This Section
Students and residents have the opportunity to run for Resident Board Member or Student Board Member. You must be present to run. Campaign speeches will be given and the election will take place on Saturday. There will be a New Board Member Orientation during the conference. Online Application and Campaign Rules. The 2021-22 resident and student board members are pictured below.
More InfoExpand or Collapse This Section
Application for Academy Ambassador 2022 – As Academy Ambassadors, students interested in family medicine join MAFP for its Annual Meeting in Sandestin, Florida, July 16-20. Ambassadors help staff the meeting while meeting other medical students and physicians. Application deadline May 1, 2022.
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