2017 Annual Scientific Assembly/Sat, April 22

Newark, Delaware
Saturday, April 22, 2017

2017 Annual Scientific Assembly/Sat, April 22
Saturday, April 22, 2017 7:45 AM - 2:15 PM (Eastern Time)

Hilton Wilmington/Christiana
(302) 454-1500
100 Continental Drive
Newark, Delaware 19713
United States

I am pleased to invite you to the 2017 DAFP Annual Scientific Assembly, scheduled for Saturday, April 22nd at the Hilton Wilmington/Christiana Hotel. Our goal is to provide a setting where you can network with colleagues and friends from around the state, learn from leaders from around the country, and recharge your enthusiasm for the practice of Family Medicine. This year’s Scientific Assembly will showcase nationally renowned speakers, as well as some new and engaging topics from some of our in-state experts.

- Lindsay Ashkenase, MD
DAFP President Elect, 2017 Assembly Chair

7:45am – 8:15am:       
Registration /Exhibitors/Continental Breakfast

8:15am – 8:30am:       
Welcome/Opening Remarks
Lindsay Ashkenase, MD
DAFP President Elect, 2017 Assembly Chair

8:30am – 9:00am:       
Arun Malhotra, MD
Nephrology Associates 

9:00am – 9:30am:
Care of the Transgender Patient
Anna Filip, MD
Christiana Care Health System

9:30am – 9:45am:       

9:45am – 10:45am:     
Empathy & Burnout
John Cullen, MD
Board of Directors, American Academy of Family Physicians

Practice Transformation - What Does That Mean?
Sandi Selzer, MHSQ
New Jersey Academy of Family Physicians - HTT

11:15am – 11:30am:   

11:30am – 12:30pm:   
Aspirin Use for Primary Prevention of CVD
Sibat Khwaja MD,
Nida Naqvi MD,
Jeena Zachariah MD
St. Francis Hospital Residents

Human Trafficking in Healthcare
Evan Bilheimer, MD
Rachel Carter, MD
Christiana Care Health System Residents

12:30pm – 1:00pm:     

1:00pm – 2:15pm:       
Degree of Fellow, Chapter Awards,
Officer Inductions & Membership Meeting

2:15pm – Conference concludes

CME: Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.


Contact Information

Payment Instructions

  • Payment Instructions:
    Register and pay by credit card through this invitation.

    Registration Rates:
    DAFP Member Rate - $65.00

    Non Member Rate - $75.00
    Medical Resident or Student - $0.00 (Registration is required.)
    Rates increase $10.00 after 4/17/17.