You can make a difference for yourself, your department, your community, and your learners by advocating for programs that support family medicine education and research. Educate legislators and health system leaders on the value of primary care and encourage them to support expansion of a well-trained family medicine workforce. Preparation is key to becoming an effective advocate. Use these tips and resources to get ready.
Get informed and get involved. Contact Hope Wittenberg, STFM Director of Government Relations, to let us know how we can advocate for you and to find out how you can be an advocate for your profession.