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Legislative Day at the Capitol

March 5, 2015 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm


Capitol building

Legislative Day at the Capitol

Thursday, March 5, 2015
Floyd Veterans Building, Floyd Room, West Tower, 20th Floor
2 Martin Luther King Drive, Atlanta, GA 30334
And Georgia State Capitol

Hosted by Patient Centered Physician Coalition of Georgia

Georgia Academy of Family Physicians, Georgia OBGyn Society, Georgia Chapter of American Academy of Pediatrics, Georgia Osteopathic Medical Association, Georgia Chapter – American College of Physicians


8:30-10:00 am Breakfast/Advocacy Education

10:00-10:30 am Review of Legislative Priorities

10:30 am – Noon Legislative Visits at the Capitol

12:15 – 2:00 pm Lunch with Legislators/Wrap Up

Registration – Free Until February 20th

Name ___________________________________________________________

Address __________________________________________________________

City. State. Zip_____________________________________________________

Phone__________________________   Email____________________________

____Physician  ____Residents/Med. Student

____Res/Med Student requesting travel stipend.(up to $75 for mileage and parking)

____Clinical/Business Staff

Please register by February 5, 2014

Fax Back: 404-321-7450 or email: Fay Fulton (ffulton@gafp.org)

Legislative Day @ the Capitol
Thursday, March 5, 2015

Plan to Attend the Georgia Academy of Family Physicians Legislative Day at the Capitol! Meet your state legislators and top government officials and learn how the state government and legislature impacts your practice and Family Medicine in Georgia. Join us under the Gold Dome!

Who Should Attend: The meeting is open to all family physicians, residents and medical students, clinical and business staff. We will be joined at the meeting by our MD and DO colleagues in internal medicine, OB/GYN and pediatrics.


Directions to the Capitol: (The Floyd Bldg. is across the street from the Capitol at its NE corner.)

From the South: Take I-75/85 North to Exit 245 (Capitol Avenue). At the bottom of the exit ramp, continue straight through the stop sign. At the first traffic light, turn left onto Hank Aaron Drive. The Capitol will be approximately one mile down on the left.

From the North: Take I-75/85 South to Exit 248A (Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive). Bear right onto MLK Jr. Drive. The Capitol will be on the left.

From the East: Take I-20 West to Exit 58A (Capitol Avenue). Turn right on Capitol Avenue. The Capitol will be
approximately one mile down on the left.

From the West: Take I-20 East to Exit 56B (Windsor St./Spring St./Stadium). At the third light, turn left onto
Central Avenue. Go to Mitchell Street & turn right. The Capitol will be two blocks down on the left.

Nearby Parking Lots:

Pete Hackney Lot: Corner of Jesse Hill Drive & Decatur Street. ($5 – Cash Only)

Steve Polk Plaza: Corner of MLK Jr. Dr. & Washington, beside old World of Coca-Cola bldg.


March 5, 2015
8:00 am - 2:00 pm


Patient Centered Physician Coalition of Georgia