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Center for the History of Family Medicine
11400 Tomahawk Creek Parkway, Leawood, KS 66211
The Center for the History of Family Medicine (CHFM) is a historical research center that's part of the non-profit American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation (AAFP Foundation). The CHFM serves as the primary repository of information and resources on the history and evolution of general practice, family practice, the discipline of family medicine and the family medicine organizations within the United States. Its mission is to document, organize and preserve organizational records, personal papers, books and artifacts in all formats and disseminate information about them in both printed and electronic form.
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