Six things not to miss on Family Medicine Innovations in Research and Education Day

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Family Medicine Innovations in Research and Education Day, on Wednesday, November 9th, is packed with illuminating research presentations, faculty development sessions, and great opportunities to network with colleagues. Here are six highlights from the day, which is hosted by the CFPC’s Section of Teachers (SOT) and Section of Researchers, that you won’t want to miss: […]

Keynote Speakers FMF 2016

Three inspiring keynote presentations at FMF 2016

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This year our exciting keynote speakers are an Olympic athlete and coach duo, the federal Minister of Health, and a renowned palliative care expert. All will deliver thought-provoking, timely speeches with ideas you will take back to your practices. On Wednesday, Olympic gold medallist Mark Tewksbury and Olympic champion coach Debbie Muir present the inaugural […]

From Classroom to Practice, FMF Takes You There!

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As Canada’s premier conference for family physicians, Family Medicine Forum has top-notch educational offerings to refine your skills and become more confident in your practice. There’s also an innovative exhibit hall and inspiring networking events to look forward to!

Ten Reasons to Come to FMF in November!

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Family Medicine Forum (FMF) is only 2 months away! Register now so you don’t miss out on these exciting highlights, continuing professional development opportunities, and events where you can connect with friends and colleagues. Advance your studies and practice with more than 300 focused and innovative sessions. Earn up to 23 Mainpro+® credits! Wednesday–Saturday Attend […]

Exciting new features in store for FMF in Vancouver!

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Get ready to be wowed! FMF planning is in full swing, and we can’t wait for you to experience all we have to offer this year: a brand new Awards Gala, more than 300 inspiring innovation sessions, motivating keynote speakers, new features in the Exhibit Hall, and more than 200 booths to explore!

Thank You to the 2014–2015 Executive Committee!

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CFPC extends its sincere appreciation to the members of the National Executive Committee for their dedication to advancing family medicine in Canada and to serving the members of the College in 2014–2015. President: Dr Garey Mazowita (Vancouver, British Columbia) Past-President: Dr Kathy Lawrence (Regina, Saskatchewan) President-Elect and Chair of the Board: Dr Jennifer Hall (Rothesay, […]

Mainpro Enhancements Coming!

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Amy Outschoorn, Director, CPD, and Dominique Tessier, Regional Educator, Quebec, are excited to share details about the upcoming Mainpro changes. Based on feedback from members, the new reporting categories—Self-Learning, Group Learning, and Assessment—will be easier to understand. These categories will either be Certified or Non-Certified. The Mainpro+ enhancements will be implemented in June 2016.

Advancing Rural Family Medicine in Canada

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The ARFM Taskforce is pleased to announce the release of the Executive Summary of an important background paper at the Rural Educators Forum at FMF. Review of Family Medicine Within Rural and Remote Canada: Education, Practice, and Policy will be released in December 2015. The taskforce, a joint initiative between The College of Family Physicians […]

OCFP Forum Location Change

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Please note that the location of the Ontario College of Family Physicians (OCFP) Forum on Friday, November 13th, from 11:15 to 12:15 pm has changed. It will now be held in Hall G.