August 28, 2015
Today's Family Medicine News Highlights
August 24, 2015
An overview of upcoming CFPC activities and events.
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.
August 11, 2015
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.
August 7, 2015
The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) is pleased to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of its Section of Researchers. To acknowledge this important milestone, and recognize those health professionals who have dedicated their work to family medicine research, the College will honour the Top 20 Pioneers of Family Medicine Research in Canada for their respective contributions to advancing health care in Canada and around the world.
July 31, 2015
Health Canada has approved Mifegymiso, a medical abortion drug containing mifepristone, used to terminate early stage pregnancies. The drug will be available through a physician prescription only.
July 27, 2015
The College of Family Physicians of Canada’s national office will be closed for the holiday, August 3, 2015. The office will re-open on August 4, 2015.
July 22, 2015
(July 22, 2015, Mississauga, ON) The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) applauds the release of the Report of the Advisory Panel on Healthcare Innovation titled “Unleashing Innovation: Excellent Healthcare for Canada”. Through their work, the Advisory Panel members were able to articulate important insights regarding the Canadian health care system.
July 16, 2015
The CFPC is proud to acknowledge several CFPC members being recognized by The BMJ. The article entitled ‘Improving cardiovascular health at population level: 39 community cluster randomised trial of Cardiovascular Health Awareness Program (CHAP)’ and written by Drs. Janusz Kaczorowski, Lisa Dolovich, Bill Hogg, Cheryl Levitt, Karen Tu, et al has been selected as one of the top 20 articles published in The BMJ in the past 20 years.