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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Laisse passer le docteur

Charbonneau (Perry), Katerine; 2014. Me voilà, finissante en médecine familiale, soulagée de mettre la résidence derrière moi et un peu appréhensive envers ce qui m’attend comme nouveau...

2014

    How to Learn Completely

    Coll, Neasa; 2014. I’m wearing my regular off-duty uniform of scuffed leather ankle boots, jeans that haven’t seen the inside of a washing machine in weeks, a fluorescent orange hoodie that...

    2014

      When I knew

      Varley, Talia; 2014. I always worried that medicine would be far too exciting for my blood – emergent clinical cases requiring split-second decision making, operating rooms involving death-defying...

      2014

        Painting a Canvas in Rural Canada

        Humber, Nancy; 2014. Starting my rural medical career was like putting fresh paint on a canvas. I had learned many brush strokes and color theories - now to...

        2014

          The Dance of Life

          Lazare, Kimberly; 2014.  She bled. And I’m not talking about the scratch your arm kind of bleeding; I mean, she really bled. She was your classic medical school...

          2014

            Mission

            Pelletier, Jacques; 2014. Me voilà sur le tarmac. N’Djamena, Tchad, février 2008. L’Airbus m’y a déposé avec quelques membres de la Croix-Rouge française avec qui je partagerai ma première...

            2014

            Naissance inuite

            Auclair, Geneviève; 2014. Par une douce nuit de novembre, Alice a donné naissance à sa fille cadette à l’hôpital de Puvirnituq, tout près de la baie d’Hudson...

            2014

              No more than a dream....

              Alabaster, Charlotte Jane; 2014. I believe in being well informed, but embarking on motherhood is an unchartered path no matter how educated and...

              2014

                Spiritual Health

                Mann, Baljinder; 2014. As Family Physicians, we are trained to be students of the Bio-Psycho-Social-Spiritual model of care. We are capable of solving problems that...

                2014

                  He Arrived -- Alive!

                  Nagji, Ashnoor; 2014. I have not seen a cooler way to enter the world than this. It’s 2 am and I’m called stat by one of our guards to deliver his baby. Down the dirt...

                  2014
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