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May 28, 2012

Canadian Family Medicine Research Team: Finalist in International Awards Competition

The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) congratulates Dr Janusz Kaczorowski and the Cardiovascular Health Awareness Program (CHAP) working group for their family medicine research paper that was a finalist in the Research Paper of the Year category at the British Medical Journal (BMJ) Group Improving Health Awards 2012 on May 23, 2012. Dr Kaczorowski is Professor and Director of Research, the Dr Sadok Besrour Chair in Family Medicine, and GSK-CIHR Chair in Optimal Management of Chronic Disease, Department of Family Medicine and Emergency Medicine at the University of Montreal. The CHAP working group includes family medicine researchers Drs. Cheryl Levitt, Lisa Dolovich, and Tina Karwalajtys from McMaster University; Dr William Hogg at the University of Ottawa; and Dr Karen Tu at the University of Toronto.

June 2012

Timely Access to Appointments in Family Practice: Same-Day/Advanced Access Scheduling

CFPC’s new paper, Timely Access to Appointments in Family Practice: Same-Day/Advanced Access Scheduling, provides guidance to Canadian family physicians to support timely access in family practice settings. 

    June 7, 2012

    CFPC Website Maintenance

    The CFPC website is undergoing maintenance. During this update, visitors may not be able to access the CFPC network and website. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

      July 26, 2012

      ACFP Practical Evidence for Informed Practice Conference

      The Alberta College of Family Physicians invites you to its Practical Evidence for Informed Practice Conference, October 12-13, 2012 at the Matrix Hotel in Edmonton, Alberta.

      July 27, 2012

      CFPC Welcomes Health Care Innovation Report: Focus is on better care, better health, better value

      (MISSISSAUGA, ON, July 26, 2012) - The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) commends the Health Care Innovation Working Group (HCIWG) of the Council of the Federation for its first report, From Innovation to Action, issued earlier today. We share and support its ultimate goal of providing better care, better health, and better value for Canadians.

      August 30, 2012

      The CFPC will be closed for the holiday, September 3, 2012

      The College of Family Physicians of Canada’s national office will be closed for the holiday, September 3, 2012. The office will re-open on September 4, 2012. We apologize for any inconvenience. 

        Sep. 28, 2012

        CFPC's Annual General Meeting 2012

        Please join your fellow members for the College’s Annual General Meeting.

          October 2, 2012

          The CFPC will be closed for the holiday, October 8, 2012

          The College of Family Physicians of Canada’s national office will be closed for the holiday, October 8, 2012. The office will re-open on October 9, 2012. We apologize for any inconvenience. 

            October 2, 2012

            Remembering Dr. Ian McWhinney

            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.

            Oct. 10, 2012

            CFPC co-hosts 5th Annual International Medical Graduate Information Symposium

            On Tuesday, October 23, 2012, The Canadian Resident Matching Service (CaRMS) will host its fifth annual International Medical Graduate Information Symposium at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. 

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