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LAFP Student & Resident Conference
August 4-5, 2017
The Roosevelt Hotel
New Orleans, LA

Resident Activities and Schedule

Below lists the tentative schedule of educational, business and social events programming. Please note that this is subject to change.


Saturday, August 5, 2017

7:00 am – 8:30 am   Registration Desk Open
7:00 am – 8:30 am   Breakfast with Exhibitors
8:30 am – 9:00 am   Track Sponsor Spotlight
9:00 am – 9:30 am  

AAFP National Update
John Meigs, MD

9:30 am - 10:00 am  

LAFP 101
Speaker Panel: LAFP Officers, Board Members, and Legislative Team

10:00 am - 10:30 am  

Break/visit exhibits

10:30 am - 11:30 am  

Suture Workshop

11:30 am – 12:30 pm  

The Surprising Truth of Controlled Substances: A
Retrospective Study Examining a Toxicology Protocol
for Controlled Substances in Family Medicine Clinic

Rachel Kermis, MD, Vincent Shaw, MD


12:45 pm – 2:45 pm  

Low Back Pain Assessment Workshop (30 minute rotations)
LSU Family Medicine Residency Program, Monroe

Diabetic Foot Exam Workshop (30 minute rotations)
LSU Family Medicine Residency Program, Monroe

Arthrocentesis of the Knee (30 minute rotations)
LSU Family Medicine Residency Program, Lake Charles

IUD Insertion Workshop (30 minute rotations)
Tulane School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine

2:45 pm – 4:00 pm   LAFP Membership Social

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ATTENTION: Students and Residents

Registration is NOW OPEN and FREE!
Attend the Resident and Student tracks planned during the 70th Annual Assembly and Exhibition. Registration includes lecture presentations, breakfast, break and lunch.  There will also be a social at the end of the day for all medical students and residents to attend.

Important Dates

May 15, 2017
Deadline for Poster Competition Submissions

June 1, 2017
Selected Poster Competition Entries Notified

August 3-6, 2017
Poster Displayed in Exhibit Hall
The Roosevelt Hotel - New Orleans

August 4, 2017
Poster Competition Reception
TBD - New Orleans

August 5, 2017
Final Judging
The Roosevelt Hotel - New Orleans

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