October 2, 2015
Today's Family Medicine News Highlights
October 1, 2015
The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) offers its support to the Campaign for National Drug Coverage that calls for universal prescription drug coverage to everyone in Canada.
Week of September 28, 2015
An overview of upcoming CFPC activities and events.
September 25, 2015
Due to much lower than expected registration numbers, the 2015 International Medical Graduate (IMG) Symposium will not take place as scheduled on October 15, 2015.
September 14, 2015
The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Eric Wong who will join the College in the position of Director, Certification and Examinations, Academic Family Medicine effective September 21, 2015.
September 9, 2015
The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) calls on all federal parties to make health care a priority in the coming election. As Canadians prepare to head to the polls this fall the CFPC offers a family medicine perspective on the health issues that matter most. To find out more about how each party platform fares visit our 2015 Election Guide at election2015.cfpc.ca.
September 4, 2015
The College of Family Physicians of Canada’s national office will be closed for the holiday, September 7, 2015. The office will re-open on September 8, 2015.
August 31, 2015
Please be advised that November 15, 2015 is the closing date for receiving applications for this first phase of the CAC awards. Applications must be completed and submitted online, and if applicable, third party documentation received by the College on, or before the application closing date.
Aug. 21, 2015
The College of Family Physicians of Canada proudly acknowledges the outstanding contributions of Canadian family doctors for their dedication to their patients and the delivery of high-quality health care. Family Doctor Week in Canada will be celebrated from November 9-14, which coincides with the annual Family Medicine Forum from November 11-14 in Toronto, Ontario.
August 14, 2015
The Ontario College of Family Physicians (OCFP) together with the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) welcome ongoing discussion and debate on the important issues relating to end-of-life and physician-assisted dying, and we are optimistic that the new provincial/ territorial expert advisory panel will move this discussion forward.