FMEC in Focus - February, 2018

The robot allows Shala Sundram, MD from Albany Med to participate in the
018 Host Committee meeting in Westchester, NY.

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2018 FMEC Annual Meeting

November 9-11
Rye Brook, New York

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The 2018 Call for submissions is NOW OPEN

Faculty/Professional Submissions:  March 9
Fellow/Resident - Workshop/Seminar/Research:  March 9
Fellow/Resident - Paper/Poster/Lecture-Discussion/Clinical Success/Patient Stories/Speed Presentation:  July 1
Year 1-4 Medical Student Submissions:  August 1

All Forms can be found on the
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See the energy and join us in November!
The FMEC Annual Meeting
The FMEC Annual Meeting
Coming Soon:  One Appointment, Multiple Healthier Outcomes. Study Results from the IMPLICIT ICC model of Screening Mothers at Well Child Visits

* The IMPLICIT Network- An FMEC Collaborative, a family medicine maternal child health learning collaborative dedicated to improving birth outcomes.

*   The IMPLICIT Network developed an innovative model of impacting maternal health for future pregnancies by screening mothers at well child visits for smoking, depression, family planning, and multivitamin with folic acid (IMPLICIT ICC)

Preliminary findings from implementation of IMPLICIT ICC model will be published on March 1, 2018 in the original research section of the Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine, a peer reviewed family medicine journal.
Spotlight On:  2017 FMEC Mid-Career Faculty Achievement Award Winner

Chris Bositis, MD, Lawrence Family Medicine Residency
Greater Lawrence Family Health Center

Dear FMEC Nominating Committee,

I am writing this letter on behalf of Chris Bositis MD. Chris is a colleague of mine at the Greater Lawrence Family Health Center. It is my intention to nominate Chris for the Mid-Career Faculty achievement award. 

Christ has contributed in so many ways to the family medicine community through education and service: the community of Lawrence, MA, the Lawrence Family Medicine Residency, the Greater Lawrence Family Health Center, and to the farthest reaches of ZambiaRead More

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