Don’t miss these incredible special events all happening LIVE online during FMF Week!
All events take place November 4-7, 2020 in Eastern Standard Time.



Special Events


Section of Researchers Awards Celebration

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Wednesday 7:00 pm
Join your research colleagues as they celebrate the Section of Researchers’ 25th Anniversary! Together lets honour those who have supported, shaped, and advanced the field of family medicine research. Everyone is welcome!

Celebrating Family Medicine Teaching Excellence Event

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Thursday 7:00 pm
Join us for a fun and memorable event filled with music and entertainment, as you have come to expect from the Section of Teachers. We will acknowledge current and future family physicians and celebrate family medicine preceptors, teachers, and educational leaders. Everyone is welcome!

Awards Gala

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Friday 7:00 pm
The CFPC and the Foundation for Advancing Family Medicine (FAFM) present a spectacular night featuring the game changers and leaders in family medicine! Everyone is welcome!

CFPC Annual Meeting of Members

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Thursday 12:30 – 2:00 pm
Find out more about everything the CFPC is working on and have your chance to vote on important issues and initiatives. Please pre-register here here


Health and Wellness

Chef Michael Bonacini

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Wednesday 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Join Chef Michael Bonacini from Oliver & Bonacini Hospitality, one of Canada’s leading restaurant and event groups, as he whips up one of his signature dishes! You can catch Michael as a judge on MasterChef Canada or a guest chef on daytime talk shows including CTV’s The Marilyn Denis Show! Check out more on his website and follow him on Twitter and Instagram.

Chef Mary Berg

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Thursday 11:00-11:30 am
Join Chef Mary Berg, author of Kitchen Party: Effortless Recipes for Every Occasion and Host of Mary’s Kitchen Crush, as she prepares a great grab and go breakfast of granola and stewed fruit. Eager to get your hands in the kitchen? Get a copy of Marys cookbook today! For more information on Mary, check out her website. You can also follow along with her on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!

Chef Claudio Aprile

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Friday 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Join TV star and Celebrity Chef, Claudio Aprile, as he shows you how to master his delicious Thai Chicken Salad recipe! Claudio will also showcase his talented knife skills to help you slice and dice in the kitchen. Catch Claudio on CTV’s MasterChef Canada series! Follow him on Twitter and Instagram for his culinary journey.

Chef Michael Smith

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Saturday 11:00-11:30 am
Join Chef Michael Smith as he prepares a dish all the way from the East Coast! He is one of Canada’s best-known chefs, is a passionate advocate for simple, sustainable home cooking, and an inspiration for families creating their own healthy food lifestyle. Get a head start with his latest cookbook! Check out more on his website or follow him on Facebook and Instagram!

Yoga Break with Trish Camlan

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Wednesday & Friday 2:30 – 3:00 pm
Let FMF fuel your mind and body! Live yoga breaks with Trisha Camlan. Suitable for all levels of practice. Check out more about Trisha here or follow her on Instagram!

Full Body Workout with Derick Samuel

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Thursday & Saturday 12:30 – 1:15 pm
Join incredible personal trainer and coach Derick Samuel for a live fitness training session! Suitable for beginners. Learn more about QuikTrain here or follow them on Instagram!

Fun for Kids with Drew

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Wednesday – Saturday 2:30 – 3:00 pm
Get your kids involved with FMF as they clap, stomp, and sing-a-long with Instagram sensation Music with Drew!  Each day will be a fun theme including Animal Day, Kitchen Day, Transportation Day and Scarf/Shaker Day. Check out more about Drew on his website or follow him on Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube!




Wine Tasting

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Friday 4:00 – 5:00 pm
Take your taste buds on a tour of the Niagara Region with a virtual VQA wine tasting from Peller Estates, Trius Winery, and Wayne Gretzky Estates. Must pre-register here.

Discussion Boards

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October 20th – December 8th
Connect with your peers and discuss hot topics in one of the many discussion boards available throughout FMF.

Mentoring Program

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Thursday 4:15 – 5:15 pm
Meet in small virtual groups to discuss your top areas of interest with family medicine colleagues. Must pre-register here.