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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Cusack, Erin; 2014. the pictures ... almost break me ... happy days ... birthday parties ... kids smiling in colorful t-shirts ... the little girls I didn’t know she had ... life being lived ... she’s only twenty-six ...  

2014

    25 ans en quelques mots

    Brisson, Michel; 2013. Le désir de transmettre la vie, de se prolonger dans une descendance devient une évidence, une certitude...

    2013

      A Challenging Encounter

      Koh, Denise; 2008. “Hi there! I’m Dr. K. How can I help you?,” I asked the two women as I entered the room at the busy north end walk-in-clinic and...

      2008

        A Cherished Moment

        Bursey, Tiffany; 2012. We initially met early in the first trimester of her pregnancy, while I was still a medical student doing a...

        2012

          A Family Doctor: Is that the worst or the best that you can be?

          Cheng, Michelle; I rejected a job offer at a successful e-commerce company when I was accepted to medical school. While I...

          2008

            A few tears

            Robinson, Helen; 2013. After working over 25 years in family medicine it never ceases to amaze me how…

            2013

              A golden moment

              Thomson, Tracy; 2012. There was a familiar smoky smell in the morning as I began shoveling my way to...

              2012

                A Meditation on Grief

                Doraty, Megan; 2012. My patient’s room was an oasis – photographs and framed pictures on the walls, dragonflies...

                2012

                  A Quiet Brain

                  Phillips, Laura; 2012.  I used to see him in the office only once or twice a year. Then two years ago his psychiatrist...

                  2012

                    A Rural Return

                    Wasko, Kevin; 2014. Eastend, Saskatchewan, a quaint and idyllic community nestled in a valley of rolling hills at the east end of the Cypress Hills of Southwest Saskatchewan, is...

                    2014
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