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The Mission of the West Virginia Chapter of the American Academy of Family Physicians is to promote excellence in health care and the betterment of health of the American people.

WVAFP News

Op-Ed: Protect West Virginia’s Kids from Candy-Flavored Tobacco

Protect West Virginia’s Kids from Candy-Flavored Tobacco By Dr. Joseph Reed While West Virginia has made some headway in reducing cigarette smoking, tobacco use remains a huge problem in our state. In fact, the Mountain State has both the highest … Continue reading

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Windows into Health Care: 50 Years in Family Medicine with Joseph Reed

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Contact your representative to ask them to vote NO on repeal of ACA

With the recent ACA repeal proposal advancing, we are reaching out to key states for their help in opposing the bill. In WV we are targeting  Senators Shelley Moore Capito and Senator Joe Manchin. We ask that you encourage your members … Continue reading

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