We’re switching things up by hosting FMF 2020 in Winnipeg

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In 2020 Family Medicine Forum is taking place in Winnipeg, Manitoba! The call for abstracts will open December 16th and close in February 2020. For details please check the FMF website. Want a chance to win free registration? With every session evaluation you submit for 2019 you can enter a draw to win a four-day registration […]

View special moments from the 2019 Awards Gala

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The Fairmont Waterfront Ballroom sparkled with lively conversations and stunning views of the North Shore Mountains during the Awards Gala on Friday, November 1st, in Vancouver, British Columbia. Hosted by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Foundation for Advancing Family Medicine (FAFM), the gala is our annual celebration of achievements in family […]

Get to know your CFPC Board

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The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) welcomed its new President, President-Elect, Secretary-Treasurer, and a Director-at-Large at the Annual Meeting of Members on Thursday, October 31st, at Family Medicine Forum.  Your 2019–2020 CFPC Board Directors are: Shirley Schipper, MD, CCFP, FCFP, President Paul Sawchuk, MD, CCFP, FCFP, MBA, Past President Catherine Cervin, MD, CCFP, […]

Celebrate the CCFP 50th Anniversary at Convocation

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What better time to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Certification Examination in Family Medicine than at the annual Convocation ceremony! This year we’re honoured to have some of the original recipients of the Certification in the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CCFP) attending Convocation on Saturday, November 2nd. Join us as we welcome: […]

Seven ways to connect with colleagues (and special furry friends)

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Take advantage of these informative events and fun activities: Teachers and Preceptors Knowledge Café: Dig into juicy topics in family medicine education over lunch at facilitated discussion tables. Wednesday, October 30th: 12:15 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wellness Lounge: Press “paws” in the Exhibit Hall and meet canines from the Pacific Assistance Dogs Society during session […]

Check out our new events for 2019

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We’ve got  fresh activities planned for Vancouver. Consider adding these fun and/or informative offerings to your itinerary: Section of Researchers Innovation Bistro Wednesday, October 30th, 12:15 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Find out about new opportunities in family medicine research. FMF Celebration Thursday, October 31st, 5:15 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. This year’s celebration is Halloween themed! […]

Registration for FMF 2019 is open!

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It’s time to take advantage of early-bird rates. Members save up to $350 on four-day registrations before September 4th. As you start to get excited about all the educational, networking, and social opportunities awaiting you at FMF, why not also solidify your plans to explore Vancouver? Here are some fun things to do in the […]

Announcing four exciting keynotes for FMF 2019

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We’ve lined up amazing speakers to kick off each morning at FMF in Vancouver with stimulating presentations: Wednesday, October 30th: Dr. Robert Woollard is an expert in social accountability in medical education and in the development of ecosystem approaches to health care. He has published extensively in these and other areas of family medicine research […]