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KAFP was chartered as the Kansas Academy of General Practice on May 6, 1948. Kansas was the 11th state to receive a charter from the AAFP (then the AAGP.) Charter members were: Eugene A. Reeves, M.D.; Clyde W. Miller, M.D., who served as the first president of the Academy; Ray Meidinger, M.D.; Albert C. Harms, M.D., who served as the 5th president; Conrad Barnes, M.D., who served as the 9th president; Carl D. Siegel, M.D.; James P. Haigler, M.D.; and Ray Busenbark, M.D. Three Kansas members have gone on to be President of the AAFP Ned Burket, M.D. (1967-1968) ; Ernie Chaney, M.D. (1981-1982) ; and Rick Kellerman, M.D. (2006-2007)

Clyde W. Miller, MD, 1948

Robert E. Boyer, MD, 1982


L.B. Gloyne, MD, 1949

Thomas C. Simpson, MD, 1983


Charles L. White, MD, 1950

Tell B. Copening, MD, 1984


George L. Thorpe, MD, 1951

Larry R. Anderson, MD, 1985


Albert C. Harms, MD, 1952

Arthur D. Snow, Jr, MD, 1986


George E. Burket, Jr, MD, 1953

D. Ray Cook, MD, 1987


Clovis W. Bowen, MD, 1954

Richard L. Rajewski, MD, 1988


Lawrence E. Leigh, MD, 1955

Deborah G. Haynes, MD, 1989


Conrad M. Barnes, MD, 1956

Roger R. Tobias, MD, 1990


Bruce P. Meeker, MD, 1957

Edward J. Lind, MD, 1991


Floyd E. Dillenbeck, MD, 1958

Rick D. Kellerman, MD, 1992


Cloyce A. Newman, MD, 1959

John R. Eplee, MD, 1993


J. Allen Howell, MD, 1960

Richard L. Watson, MD, 1994


Gaylord P. Neighbor, MD, 1961

Dennis D. Tietze, MD, 1995


Norman H. Overholser, MD, 1962

Diane D. Klingman, MD, 1996


Floyd C. Beelman, MD, 1963

John M. Ryan, MD, 1997


Galen W. Fields, MD, 1964

Joel E. Hornung, MD, 1998


John N. Blank, MD, 1965

Keith A. Wright, MD, 1999


Sam Zweifel, MD, 1966

Charles T. Allred, MD, 2000


Ben W. Barker, MD, 1967

Robert P. Moser, MD, 2001


Kenneth L. Lohmeyer, MD, 1968

Rick Glover, II, MD, 2002


Donald D. Goering, MD, 1969

Carol Johnson, MD, 2003


Ernie J. Chaney, MD, 1970

Verlin Janzen, MD, 2004


J. Warren Jacks, MD, 1971

Joe Davison, MD, 2005


John D. Huff, MD, 1972

Brian Holmes, MD, 2006


Richard R. Brummett, MD, 1973

Michael Kennedy, MD, 2007


Alexander C. Mitchell, MD, 1974

Terry "Lee" Mills, MD, 2008


Philip H. Hostetter, MD, 1975

Michael Munger, MD, 2009


Anol W. Beahm, MD, 1976

Jennifer L. Brull, MD, 2010

F. Giles Freeman, MD, 1977

Deborah S. Clements, MD, 2011

Herbert M. Nason, MD, 1978

Christian Cupp, MD, 2012

Floyd L. Smith, MD, 1979

Mary Beth Miller, MD, 2013

William R. Lentz, MD, 1980

Doug Gruenbacher, MD, 2014

Kenneth D. Wedel, MD, 1981

Diane Steere, MD, 2015