CAFP was honored to award Assembly Member, Cecilia Aguiar-Curry with 2022 Champion of Family Medicine. Assembly Aguiar-Curry has been a champion of many issues important to family physicians and our patients including improving access to care for patients through telehealth services. She understands the importance of family physicians in their communities (Carla to insert personal story here) Appreciating the importance of family physicians, Assembly Member Aguiar-Curry introduced a resolution in the Legislature designating the week of March 13 to March 19 as Family Physician Week.
That is why, in recognition of her courage and empathy for patients and her dedication to advocating for family medicine and primary care, we’re thrilled to name Assembly Member Aguiar-Curry as our 2022 Champion of Family Medicine award winner. Assembly Member Aguiar-Curry, we would love it if you could say a few words about the great work you are doing in health care this year.