In this blog Dr. Francine Lemire, Executive Director and CEO of the College of Family Physicians of Canada, provides a preview of the exciting roster of keynote speakers lined up for Family Medicine Forum 2017: Wednesday, November 8th, 8:00 a.m. – Dr. Gary Bloch: “Are we ready for true generalism? Tackling the ‘social’ in biopsychosocial […]
The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) proudly acknowledges every day the outstanding work of Canadians family doctors and the highly valued relationships they have with their patients and the communities they serve. We especially enjoy shining a spotlight on their efforts during Family Doctor Week in Canada, which runs November from 6th to 11th […]
Interested in learning more about the Besrour Centre’s work to advance family medicine globally? This year’s Besrour Forum takes place on November 7th at Le Westin Montreal in Montreal, Quebec, and is open to anyone interested in global health. Additional sessions related to the Besrour Centre will take place during Family Medicine Forum (FMF), November […]
Learn more about the newly revised CanMEDS-FM 2017 competency framework during Family Medicine Innovations in Research and Education Day on Wednesday, November 8th, at Family Medicine Forum (FMF). CanMEDS-FM 2017 is relevant to all family physicians regardless of practice type, location, or populations served. Along with the Family Medicine Professional Profile it forms an overall […]
As you plan your time at Family Medicine Forum 2017, here are some terrific highlights to consider adding to your conference schedule. Wednesday, November 8th: Join Dr. Gary Bloch for the Ian McWhinney Keynote Address at 8:00 a.m. A family physician in Toronto and a founding member of Health Providers Against Poverty, Dr. Bloch will […]
Live stream FMF sessions and earn up to 12 Mainpro+® credits If you can’t make it to Family Medicine Forum in Montreal, Quebec, you can still earn up to 12 Mainpro+® certified Group Learning credits through FMF Live, our program of sessions made available through live streaming. We are streaming six one-hour educational sessions on […]
Join us on Wednesday November 8th at the Palais des congrès de Montréal, for our 3rd annual Family Medicine Innovations in Research and Education Day, hosted by CFPC’s Section of Researchers and Teachers. Registrants for this day can attend all sessions, workshops, and presentations. . Learn and be inspired by keynote speaker Dr. Gary Bloch, […]
We have all been to FMF and wondered how does it come together? The FMF Committee offers an inside look into what goes into the planning of FMF, describes what FMF means to them and highlights their experiences! Share yours using #myFMF.