June 18, 2013
Today's Family Medicine News Highlights
Week of June 17, 2013
An overview of upcoming CFPC activities and events.
June 12, 2013
It is with sadness that the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) acknowledges the passing of Dr Ian McWhinney on September 28, 2012 at the age of 85.
We'd like to keep you updated on the Public Health Agency of Canada's communications activities on both Novel Coronavirus and H7N9.
Dr. Pierre Delva, a passionate advocate for community health and family medicine, passed away on April 5 after a brief illness. Dr. Delva will be remembered fondly by many of his colleagues and former students within the College.
The College of Family Physicians of Canada’s national office will be closed for the holiday.
May. 8, 2013
Strategies that encourage user-friendly access to information and care for patients beyond traditional office visits are widely used. These FAQs on email communication with patients identifies the legal risks family physicians face when emailing their patients; issues around privacy and security of personal information; and timeliness issues of email communication.
Lethal consequences from the recreational use of the antidepressant bupropion (Wellbutrin®; Zyban®) through inhalation and/or injection.
April 24, 2013
Ottawa (April 24, 2013) – The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada (SOGC) and the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) have joined to urge the Minister of Health to take swift action to ensure that the Apotex Alysena 28 faulty birth control debacle never happens again in Canada.
The Alberta College of Family Physicians (ACFP) is pleased to announce that the Call for Presentations for the 59th Annual Scientific Assembly (ASA) is now open. The 59th ASA will take place February 27 to March 1, 2014 in Banff, Alberta.