Stories In Family Medicine

Stories in family medicine    Welcome! These are our stories about the meaning of being a family physician, and the contributions of family medicine and family physicians to the history of medicine, health care and life in Canada. Supported by AMS and the CFPC Research and Education Foundation.

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The weight of money – Balochistan memories

Jones, Lanice; 2012. It was the upright posture that caught my eye. He was sitting cross-legged in the wheelbarrow, hands gripping his knees, chest rigidly erect, mouth open as he...


    The doorway

    McLeod, Joanne; 2012. Having worked for over a decade as a family physician in the areas of palliative care and oncology I have had the opportunity…


      The Little Criminal

      Cussen, Michael; 2012. As we are all aware there is more to being a doctor than just knowing the facts. What they want in medical school these days is...


        Twenty years as a family physician

        Chiche-More, Dahlia; 2012. … certainly has offered me a wide range of life experiences. I have been exposed to...


          Mon espion préféré

          Tessier, Dominique; 2012. Madame météo promet 28°C aujourd’hui. Un record de tous les temps pour la mi-mars à...


            Still life with flowers

            Kidd, Monica; 2012. Randy called first thing Monday morning. “I can’t do it anymore.” He was worn, and his voice…


              The Balancing Act

              Khan, Tayyab; 2012. December 21, 2007 -- it was the date of my final Gross Anatomy exam, the same date when my wife, Yumna, was due to deliver our…


                I take thee

                Neilson, Shane; 2012. A young man and woman walk into the hallway. A colleague walks behind them, smiling. “These two just...



                  Bernard, Carrie; 2012. People. Connections. This is what my life has been all about. I have always enjoyed connecting with others. Sharing...



                    Dixit, Radhika; 2012. When I met Maryam, she lay emaciated and exhausted on a steel hospital bed. She was…

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