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  Most weight loss programs don't follow medical guidelines Feb. 12, 2016 
It's tough to lose weight - and part of the reason may be that the vast majority of weight loss programs don't follow medical guidelines. Medical Daily reports a whopping 91 percent of programs designed to help patients lose weight don't follow evidence-based advice; some even recommend dangerous supplements.
  Harrisburg mayor mulls weakening of marijuana laws Feb. 11, 2016 
As efforts to legalize medical marijuana in Pennsylvania are still being discussed on the state level, Harrisburg Mayor Eric Papenfuse plans to propose weakening the city's marijuana laws, reports WITF. The mayor's proposal would turn possession of the drug from a misdemeanor to a summary offense.
  Early bird registration for Pittsburgh CME ends today Feb. 10, 2016 
Today is the final day to receive the early bird rate of $30 off the registration fee for the combined PAFP CME Conference and UPMC 43rd Refresher Course in Family Medicine. Please register today for the event, coming to the Marriott City Center in Pittsburgh March 10-13, 2016!  Click here for the full agenda.
  Featured: Resolution available for member review, comment Feb. 3, 2016 
A resolution titled Expanding Capabilities, AAFP My CME Transcript Website is available for members to review on the Members Only section of this website. You will need your AAFP ID to log in to this section. Members may comment on this resolution through March 13; please send comments to
  Featured: Introducing PAFP Connect, the mobile app for members
The PAFP is excited to announce its brand new mobile app, PAFP Connect, available now on Apple's App Store for iOS devices and the Google Play Shop for Android. This app includes a mobile version of the PAFP Community - but so much more, from PAFP publications like Keystone Physician to the latest news!





March 10-13, 2016
PAFP/UPMC Pittsburgh CME Conference
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March 11, 2016 
PAFP 2016 Annual Meeting 
July 2-7, 2016
PAFP Foundation 2016 CME Cruise 
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