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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Before she flees she remembers to count her blessings

Loewen, Ann E; 2010. Curiously, a recurrent theme in my life is that I have had to get out of the way of oncoming harm in a hurry. The truths that are revealed...


    Rencontre entre solitude et incertitude. Une relation sans mots

    Marcoux, Hubert; 2010. Aurait-il été préférable que, cette fois-là, l’ambulance se métamorphose en corbillard? C’est la question...


      Daddy’s Little Girl

      Chow, Vickie; 2010.  I must have counted 87 tongue depressors in that jar on the counter of the room as I sat wearing my...


        Babies Lost

        Connolly, Julie; 2010. Things happen for a reason. Events put us in locations and juxtapose us with people and scenes that simply are...


          Il y a des rencontres dans la vie

          D'Amours, Denis; 2010.  Il y a des rencontres dans la vie, courte mais intense qui restent dans notre mémoire comme le seul vestige...


            The Social Determinants of Health

            LaBella, Lisa; 2010. You may have heard about a young Eritrean newcomer, nineteen years old, who was stabbed to death in downtown Winnipeg mid-March of this year. My sense is that the death of Abdul Jemei...


              The Watcher

              Jones, Lanice; 2010. “Code 66, Unit 53...Code 66.” The anouncer’s voice barely penetrated the closed door of the delivery room. Certainly...


                Thanks for the orange juice [translation]

                L’Ecuyer, Geneviève; 2011. My biggest challenge, when I started my family medicine residency, was managing my...


                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...


                  Une double leçon de courage

                  Lessard, Andrea; 2012. Ce samedi là, je commençai ma tournée au 2e étage de l’hôpital. J’étais alors résidente. Depuis bientôt 3 mois, à chaque garde, je retrouvais...

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