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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La bataille de la médecine familiale

Galarneau-Girard, Justine; 2012. Il y a quelque temps, j’ai vécu une situation qui m’a grandement déçue et attristée. Une situation qui me remet en question, qui me laisse perplexe...


    Un ange dansant

    McGee, Nancy; 2012. Il y a des rencontres qui nous marquent à jamais. Notre métier est somme toute un peu étrange. J'ai appris à assumer et à accepter les...


      Ringiti Island: A Challenge For HIV Services

      Penner, Jeremy; 2012. I retumed to the mainland from Ringiti Island this afternoon. Ringiti is a small island on Lake…


        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…


          The Phoenix of Altruism

          Bartucci, Michael; 2012. If you ask most medical students why they decided to pursue a career in medicine, the cliché and somewhat invariable response usually includes some...


            History and Physical

            Genuis, Katrina; 2013. Bike helmet off, nametag on. Rush through the doors of the family practice office, through the hallway of doors to the back room. Quick…


              The Art of Medicine

              Guirguis, Mariam; 2013. I knew a person who started dying before they started living. Well, truthfully, I never met this person. But I knew…


                Don't Judge a Patient by her Chart

                Hnatiuk, Melanie; 2013. I had spent my first year in practice doing locums, and then having a…


                  Room Number Ten

                  Hoffart, Kaili; 2013. The day started out just like every one of my other Obstetrics call shifts as the off-service Family Medicine Resident. I met the team to round on the…


                    No More

                    Nathwani, Shahana; 2013. She squeezed my hand and said “No more tests dear, no more”. We were rushing…

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