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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)


WVU Medical Student Pisacano Leadership Foundation Scholarship Recipient

The Board of Directors of the Pisacano Leadership Foundation, Inc. has selected the recipients of the 2016 scholarships. Darrin Nichols, a 4th-year medical student at the West Virginia University (WVU) School of Medicine, is one of five scholars selected as … Continue reading

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