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September 18, 2014

Today's Family Medicine News Highlights

Today's Family Medicine News Highlights

    September 18, 2014

    Website Maintenance

    The CFPC website is undergoing maintenance. During this update, visitors may not be able to access the CFPC network and website. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

      Week of September 15, 2014

      What's on at the College

      An overview of upcoming CFPC activities and events.

        September 9, 2014

        CFPC and MCC Announce New Examination Structure for Family Medicine

        As of 2016, the harmonized format of the examination will no longer be offered.

        August 16, 2014

        Statement from the CFPC, CMA and Royal College Regarding Upcoming Health Canada Drug Awareness Campaign

        The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC), Canadian Medical Association (CMA) and Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada will not be participating in Health Canada’s upcoming anti-drug educational campaign targeted at young Canadians.

        July 2014

        CFPC Statement re Reversal of Refugee Health Care Cuts

        The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) applauds today’s Federal Court ruling that will require the federal government to reverse cuts to refugee health care. The government is given four months to implement the changes that it imposed in 2012 under the Interim Federal Health Program (IFHP) - which provides a means to ensure health standards for a temporary period of time for refugee claimants.

        July 2014

        Prevention in Hand: CFPC develops new health info resource in collaboration with Public Health Agency of Canada

        The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) in partnership with the Public Health Agency of Canada (the Agency) are collaborating on the development of the Prevention in Hand (PiH) initiative, a user-friendly website and mobile application that will be a valuable health care resource to easily access current and accurate information about the prevention of chronic diseases.  

        June 20, 2014

        CFPC Supports Federal Government’s Consultation on Prescription Drug Abuse

        The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) applauds Health Minister Rona Ambrose and the Government of Canada for launching a consultation to propose the regulation of tamper-resistant properties for prescription drugs.

        June 19, 2014

        60/20 Anniversary Letter from the Prime Minister

        In honour of the 60th anniversary of the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) and the 20th anniversary of the Research and Education Foundation (REF), the CFPC received a congratulatory letter from the Right Honourable Stephen Harper, Prime Minister of Canada.

        June 19, 2014

        CFPC receives a letter from federal Minister of Health

        The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) received a letter from the federal Minister of Health, the Honourable Rona Ambrose recognizing its 60th anniversary of the and the 20th anniversary of the Research and Education Foundation (REF).  

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