The Kansas Academy of Family Physicians and the Colorado Academy of Family Physicians have partnered to host the inaugural Mid to West Rural Health Equity Summit.

Join your colleagues for 12+ hours of CME on a variety of topics that address:

  • Rural physician recruitment and retention
  • Utilizing innovative and collaborative care teams
  • Medicaid expansion and the impact on hospital finances
  • Engaging other specialties to support your community
  • Affecting local, state and federal legislation
  • View the full schedule!

Plus, connect with supporters and exhibitors eager to meet you and understand how they can help you and your practice.


Over this one-and-a-half-day CME conference, attendees will have opportunities to network with their peers, engage with supporters and exhibitors, attend exceptional CME and then stay for the weekend to enjoy all that the Colorado Springs area has to offer!  Registration fees include:

  • Breakfast on Thursday and Friday
  • Lunch on Thursday
  • Reception with Exhibitors on Thursday
  • 12 hours of CME, accredited by AAFP
  • Digital access to CME materials

KAFP will report earned CME on behalf of all AAFP members who complete the daily evaluation.

Register by Friday, Sept. 23 to lock in the best rate!

Registrations made Sept. 24 or later will be assessed a $50 late fee.

  • Kansas & Colorado Members
  • $195
  • AAFP Members & Non-Members
  • $205
  • Residents & Students
  • FREE


Cheyenne Mountain Resort and Spa

3225 Broadmoor Valley Rd
Colorado Springs, CO 80906

Conference group rate: $179++

Book by September 21 and save!

 Learn more about this resort.

Health & Safety

Acknowledge, waiver and release related to COVID-19

The Kansas Academy of Family Physicians (KAFP) has implemented enhanced health and safety measures in connection with its Mid to West Rural Health Equity Summit. In addition, the KAFP encourages all attendees, speakers, exhibitors, supporters, guests and staff to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 before attending. While vaccinations, observance of safety protocols and exercise of personal discipline may reduce risk, however, an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 does remain in connection with any public gathering. Accordingly, as a condition of your attendance at this event, please click the box below to indicate your acknowledgement of and agreement to the following: I understand that COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. I acknowledge my own desire and voluntary choice to travel to, and participate in, the Mid to West Rural Health Equity Summit meeting. I assume responsibility for my own well-being and accept the risk of being exposed to, contracting and/or spreading COVID-19 in order to attend. Specifically, I assume all risks and accept sole responsibility for any injury (including, but not limited to, personal injury, illness, disability and death) that I may experience in connection with attending, and I hereby waive, release and hold harmless the KAFP, CAFP and their employees, agents, contractors and representatives from any claims, liabilities, actions, damages, losses, costs or expenses of any kind arising out of or relating to my attendance. I agree to follow all instructions and safety precautions posted or provided by the KAFP, CAFP, the event venue or any governing authority during my attendance at the event. I understand and agree that my failure to do so may result in my being excluded from the event without refund, reimbursement or other remuneration.

All registered attendees, speakers, exhibitors and supporters will be required to read and agree to the above statement.

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