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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Losing touch

McIlwain, Ray; 2008. Some years ago, once a month we would make a helicopter tour of the vast wilderness between Hwy 20 and Hwy 16, visiting the village of Kluskus, and stopping at many of the...


    Ce bureau qui nous sépare

    Khattabi, Mona; 2008. La médecine ne nous enseigne pas tout. Il y a ces choses qu'on apprend à travers nos expériences en tant que médecin. Il y a ces...


      La Traversée

      Leblanc, Isabelle; 2008. Je la connaissais depuis peu. Référée par une collègue. « Elle est en santé, elle a juste besoin...


        Miracles still happen [translation]

        Léger, Francine; 2008. The afternoon got off to a typical start. The rain, which had been falling for several days, had washed away the last bits of...


        Being Present [translation]

        Marchand, Patricia; 2008. It’s a fact: the discipline of medicine is changing before our very eyes. All too often, however, science and research, not human beings, are...



        Febbraro, Susan; 2008. "My baby is nineteen years old today" "Pardon" "My baby-it's my baby's birthday-you know-when I was sixteen-the baby they made me...


          Birth and death

          Feldman, Perle; 2008. It's about Kavannah. Kavannah is a Hebrew word, which is usually translated as "intention", but denotes an intensity and attention to a task, usually...


            Ordinary warriors

            Goodwin, Beverly J; 2008. "Oh, it's nothing special, Doctor…" she said, almost shyly. "I just thought that, as a young woman, you should have something like...


              Night shift con

              Johns, Christine Ruth; 2008. On an Emergency Room night shift I met a 27 year old from four hours up the transcanada highway. He lives there with his mom in a...


                Thanks for listening. Or, one-line summary be damned.

                Kaplan-Myrth, Nili; 2008. In three weeks I will be a doctor. It is my second time. The first time I became a doctor I was trained to spend hours...

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