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July 3, 2015

Today's Family Medicine News Highlights

Today's Family Medicine News Highlights

    July 3, 2015

    July Invoice for Renewals Delayed

    July invoice for renewals will be available by the end of July 2015. We apologize for any inconvenience.  

      July 2, 2015

      CFPC Members Appointed to the Order of Canada

      The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) is pleased to announce that four College members have been appointed to membership in the Order of Canada by His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada. The Order of Canada, one of our country’s highest civilian honours, recognizes outstanding achievement, dedication to the community, and service to the nation.  

      June 29, 2015

      What's on at the College

      An overview of upcoming CFPC activities and events.

        June 22, 2015

        Introducing changes to the CFPC's Fellowship designation

        As previously communicated, the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) will be introducing some exciting changes to its Fellowship designation. The changes are prompted by the transition from Mainpro to Mainpro+ which will see the end of the Mainpro-C credit category. This will require changes to the criteria for achieving Fellowship. For those currently in their second cycle towards Fellowship, please read more.  

          June 19, 2015

          The CFPC will be closed for the holiday, July 1, 2015

          The College of Family Physicians of Canada’s national office will be closed for the holiday, July 1, 2015. 

            June 19, 2015

            The CFPC will be closed June 26, 2015

            The College of Family Physicians of Canada’s national office will be closed for the holiday, June 26, 2015.

              June 2015

              Important change to the CAC eligibility criteria

              Please note an important change to the CAC eligibility criteria. The original five-year membership requirement excluded many qualified candidates from applying through the leader route. The new criteria only require candidates to be members of the CFPC at the time of their application. Other changes clarify the requirements for candidates who completed their training, or did most of their practice, outside of Canada.

                June 3, 2015

                Toronto 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games

                The College of Family Physicians of Canada is committed to ensuring business continuity during this very busy time in Toronto and surrounding areas. We have assessed any anticipated impact on our day-to-day operations and have taken the necessary steps to ensure we continue to provide a high level of service to our members during the Games. Rest assured that services will not be disrupted during this time.

                  May 29, 2015

                  QCFP responds to Health Minister's announcement regarding Bill 20

                  This morning, Québec Health Minister Dr. Gaétan Barrette and Dr. Louis Godin, president of the Fédération des médecins omnipraticiens du Québec (FMOQ), announced a tentative agreement that could both improve access to family physicians and prevent the application of controversial Bill 20.

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