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Resident Spotlight: Tiffany Crider, DO, MPH
The Student Association of the ACOFP is partnering with the Resident Council on the Resident Council Spotlight series of interviews and articles to highlight the insight residents can provide to help students plan for residency and become active with ACOFP. For the first article in the series, students sat down with , to learn more about her path to family medicine.

Mitigating Unconscious Bias in Health Care
Join ACOFP on Tuesday, July 14 at 8 pm ET/7 pm CT for . In this interactive webinar, family physicians will learn about implicit bias and examine how biases impact health care and contribute to health disparities. Participants will be eligible for an anticipated one hour of AOA Category 1-A CME upon successful completion. This webinar is available at no additional cost to ACOFP members.

Strategies for Controlling the Spread of COVID-19
The authors of a study titled  have developed a type of epidemiological compartment model useful for understanding the spread of COVID-19. According to the study, communities need to have quarantine capabilities, contact tracing and adequate testing to avoid a major second epidemic outbreak.

COVID-19 Research Article Recommendations
 is an informative website run by a group of leading medical researchers that provides evaluated, handpicked COVID-19 articles important for understanding the virus and treating patients.

Get a Sneak Peek of IOU Programming
This year’s Intensive Osteopathic Update will take place completely virtually over two weekends (Aug. 14–16 + Aug. 21–23). Attendees can choose from an action-packed program, featuring —including a dedicated practice management track to help grow your practice and a health & wellness track to keep your mind, body and spirit in shape. Plus, join us for a re-envisioned OMT track, providing level-one and next-level demonstrations and live Q&A from satellite practices across the country.

Start a Practice Revolution Without Leaving Town
Plan to attend the virtual , July 17–18, and transcend the way you deliver patient care. ACOFP members can register for just $300 with promo code SUM20ACOFP.