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Webinar: Implications for Health Care in the 117th Congress
Join Alston & Bird’s health policy experts for a free for members on Thursday, December 3, at 7 pm CT as they break down the 2020 election results and its implications for health care in the 117th Congress. (Log-in required.)

Medical Decision-Making Grid & Time Policy Changes for E/M Services

Join ACOFP for the webinar, , on December 17 at 7 pm CT to understand why existing policies are in place, analyze the reasons for policy changes and determine how we can accommodate new policies in ways that are beneficial to all stakeholders.

Women in Leadership Podcast Series:

Carol Henwood, DO, FACOFP dist.

Hear words of wisdom from Past President Carol Henwood, DO, FACOFP dist., in her  with President Nicole Bixler, DO, MBA, FACOFP, as we kick off the first podcast in the DO.fm Women in Leadership podcast series. 

Recognizing Members Who Champion Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
We are proud to announce the call for applications for the The ACOFP Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Award recognizes osteopathic family physicians who make significant contributions toward enhancing diversity, equity and inclusion within osteopathic family medicine education and practice.


#GivingTuesday: ACOFP Foundation
The  has developed a strategy to reduce the financial burden of certification through its program. The program's impact has been immediate, providing $125,000 in funding to 100 residents in 2020. See the  of a few 2020 grant recipients. We encourage all ACOFP members to consider contributing to this effort.

Transgender Care for Primary Care Physicians

Health care is transgender-affirming when it supports the patient’s inherent identity. Educating providers about this population’s unique needs can help reduce health disparities and promote respectful transgender care. For transgender care definitions, epidemiology, transitioning protocols, treatment and more, read . Or read the full  issue and then complete the , free to ACOFP members.