May 6, 1948
The Founding Year
The Kansas Academy of General Practice (KAGP) is founded as a state chapter of the American Academy of General Practice (AAGP) on May 6, 1948. It is the eleventh state to receive a charter from the AAGP. Charter members were: Eugene A. Reeves, MD; Clyde W. Miller, MD, who serves as the first KAGP president; Ray Meidinger, MD; Albert C. Harms, MD, the fifth president; Conrad Barnes, MD, the ninth president; Carl D. Siegel, MD; James P. Haigler, MD; and Ray Busenbark, MD.