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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. 

          October 10, 2012

          Canadian health care not meeting the needs of rural maternity care providers and patients

          (Ottawa, ON, October 10, 2012) – Rural maternity care services in Canada are under stress due to reduced or eliminated service levels leading to increased stress, personal costs and negative delivery outcomes. New approaches are needed to support collaborative, integrated, and safe care for mothers and newborns in rural Canada, as well as for the physicians and other health professionals who serve in rural and remote communities. This is the finding addressed in the new Joint Position Paper on Rural Maternity Care issued today by the College of Family Physicians of Canada, the Society of Rural Physicians of Canada, the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada, the Canadian Association of Midwives, and the Canadian Association of Perinatal and Women’s Health Nurses.

          October 15, 2012

          Family Doctor Week 2012

          The College of Family Physicians of Canada’s9th Annual Family Doctor Week in Canada • November 12-17, 2012 The College of Family Physicians of Canada proudly acknowledges the outstanding contributions of Canadian family doctors for their dedication to their patients and the delivery of high-quality health care at the CFPC’s annual Family Medicine Forum from November 15-17 in Toronto and will be part of the Family Doctor Week in Canada celebrations happening November 12-17, 2012. For more information about Family Doctor Week in Canada 2012, please contact [email protected]  

          November 5, 2012

          The CFPC Announces Canada’s 2012 ‘Top Docs’ in Family Medicine

          (Mississauga, ON, November 5, 2012) – The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) is proud to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Family Physicians of the Year with the announcement of the 2012 recipients of the Reg L. Perkin Award.

          November 2012

          Best Advice: Patient Rostering in Family Practice

          The objective of this paper, Best Advice: Patient Rostering in Family Practice, is to provide guidance for Canadian family physicians who have already implemented or are considering patient rostering in their practices. The paper highlights the benefits and limitations of patient rostering and provides information to help physicians implement rostering in family practice.

          November 14, 2012

          The CFPC will be closed November 19, 2012

          The College of Family Physicians of Canada’s national office will be closed November 19, 2012. The office will re-open on November 20, 2012.

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