Welcome to the website of the West Virginia Academy of Family Physicians (WVAFP), Strong Medicine for West Virginia!

Our Mission Statement

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.

64th Annual Scientific Assembly (April 14-16, 2016)


New Fresh Perspectives Blog Post- “Stranded Patients, Lost Meds Are Just the Beginning of Flood Disaster” by Kimberly Becher, MD

Dr. Kimberly Becher gives a heartbreaking account of how the flooding in WV has impacted her practice and the lives of her patients. Read Here

WVAFP Installs 64th President

ADAM BREINIG, DO President 2016-2017

Read Dr. Kimberly Becher’s new blog- Diagnosis Dangerous: “What Do You Do When a Patient is Armed, Hostile?”

Click HERE to read more.