The 2022 Family Medicine Clinical Forum returns to an in-person format as we gather our community of current and future family physicians and other frontline primary care providers in San Francisco, April 22-24, 2022.
In 2022, you will Reconnect with colleagues from across California, Reflect on lessons learned and struggles seen throughout the pandemic, and Reimagine a collective future in a post-pandemic world. At the Forum, you will experience excellent clinical and social content, keynote speakers, workshops, and other networking events that you won't want to miss.
CAFP recognizes the need to provide Forum attendees with the safest experience possible. Therefore, we will be abiding by all San Francisco County COVID-19 guidelines which currently require all attendees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to participate in our conference.
We look forward to seeing you at the 2022 Family Medicine Clinical Forum in San Francisco!
The Family Medicine Clinical Forum offers a range of supporter opportunities, giving you flexibility to connect with our members and promote your organization in a way that best fits you!
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When you support the Forum, you demonstrate your commitment to primary care and the core values of family medicine: preventing illness before it begins, treating the whole patient, caring for communities, stewarding our resources responsibly and improving access to care for everyone.
Attendees are offered a special rate to stay at the Westin St. Francis San Francisco Union Square. Located in the heart of Union Square. The Westin St. Francis San Francisco boasts a vibrant, iconic destination in the city's downtown district. With cable cars stopping just outside the hotel, San Francisco's best shopping, theatre, nightlife and dining options are steps away, and only a short walk from the Financial District, Chinatown and Moscone Convention Center.
Hotel Parking information can be found here.
In the city of San Francisco you must show proof of vaccination to go indoors in some places in San Francisco, like:
You will still need to wear a mask in most of these places, even if you are vaccinated. Additionally, you cannot use a self-attestation of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test. You must have proof that you are vaccinated.
You can show your Vaccination Record Card (CRC) from the CDC. Or you can show an image of the card, if you have a picture on your phone.
If you don’t have your card, find out other ways to verify you have been vaccinated.
Learn more about how to visit San Francisco safely with city guidance on mask and vaccination mandates here.
San Francisco is best known for its scenic beauty, cultural attractions, diverse communities, and world-class cuisine. Measuring 49 square miles, this walkable city includes landmarks like the Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars, Alcatraz and the largest Chinatown in the United States. A stroll of the city's streets can lead from Union Square to North Beach to Fisherman's Wharf, with intriguing neighborhoods to explore.
Q: Can I attend the Forum Virtually?
A: At this time, our April 22-24, 2022 Forum will be offered live only. However, we do plan to offer free Pre-Forum and Post-Forum virtual webinars on our Learning Management System (Homeroom), and will record these for you to access 24/7. FYI, there is a lot of education there now that you can access. We hope you might consider attending in person. We are planning for a safe experience, with mask requirements, as well as following city guidelines.
Q: Will the Forum offer CME?
A: Yes! CAFP will offer the following credit: AAFP Prescribed, AMA PRA Category 1, AOA Category 2A and CA BRN credits.
Q: Will there be any opportunities to earn ABFM Maintenance of Certification (MOC) points?
A: Yes. CAFP will offer two Knowledge Self-Assessment (KSA) Group Workshops, each available for 10 certification points and 8 AAFP Prescribed CME Credits.
Q: Will any procedural workshops be offered?
A: Yes. A Point of Care (POC) Ultrasound workshop will be offered Friday morning (8-noon) before the Forum and a Joint Injections-Aspiration Workshop will be offered on Sunday (1-5 PM) after the Forum.
Q: I have completed my registration and want to make a change. What do I do?
A: Please email Anita Charles at ACharles@familydocs.org
Q: What is the cancellation policy?
A: All registration, KSAs and workshop cancellations must be received in writing to email@example.com or faxed to 415-345-8668 by Monday, April 11, 2022. A full refund (minus a $50 cancellation fee) will be granted if a written cancellation request is received on/before Monday, April 11, 2022. Cancellations submitted after Monday, April 11 will be handled on a case-by-case basis.
Q: Can I bring a guest or team member?
A: Yes! The “Guest” registration category includes all conference activities but does NOT include CE/CME credit. The NP/PA/Other Clinician registration category is for team members who will receive CE/CME credit.