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July 31, 2015

CFPC works on educational program covering newly approved Mifegymiso

 Health Canada has approved Mifegymiso, a medical abortion drug containing mifepristone, used to terminate early stage pregnancies. The drug will be available through a physician prescription only.

    July 31, 2015

    Today's Family Medicine News Highlights

    Today's Family Medicine News Highlights

      July 27, 2015

      What's on at the College

      An overview of upcoming CFPC activities and events.

        July 27, 2015

        The CFPC will be closed for the holiday, August 3, 2015

        The College of Family Physicians of Canada’s national office will be closed for the holiday, August 3, 2015. The office will re-open on August 4, 2015.  

          July 22, 2015

          CFPC Supports Health Care Innovation Report

          (July 22, 2015, Mississauga, ON) The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) applauds the release of the Report of the Advisory Panel on Healthcare Innovation titled “Unleashing Innovation: Excellent Healthcare for Canada”. Through their work, the Advisory Panel members were able to articulate important insights regarding the Canadian health care system.  

          July 16, 2015

          Research article by CFPC members selected in BMJ’s Top 20

          The CFPC is proud to acknowledge several CFPC members being recognized by The BMJ. The article entitled ‘Improving cardiovascular health at population level: 39 community cluster randomised trial of Cardiovascular Health Awareness Program (CHAP)’ and written by Drs. Janusz Kaczorowski, Lisa Dolovich, Bill Hogg, Cheryl Levitt, Karen Tu, et al has been selected as one of the top 20 articles published in The BMJ in the past 20 years.

          July 9, 2015

          The Red Book B1 Standards for Program Evaluation have been updated

          The Red Book B1 Standards for Program Evaluation have been updated. View the new Red Book.  

            July 3, 2015

            July Invoice for Renewals Delayed

            July invoice for renewals will be available by the end of July 2015. We apologize for any inconvenience.  

              July 2, 2015

              CFPC Members Appointed to the Order of Canada

              The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) is pleased to announce that four College members have been appointed to membership in the Order of Canada by His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada. The Order of Canada, one of our country’s highest civilian honours, recognizes outstanding achievement, dedication to the community, and service to the nation.  

              June 22, 2015

              Introducing changes to the CFPC's Fellowship designation

              As previously communicated, the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) will be introducing some exciting changes to its Fellowship designation. The changes are prompted by the transition from Mainpro to Mainpro+ which will see the end of the Mainpro-C credit category. This will require changes to the criteria for achieving Fellowship. For those currently in their second cycle towards Fellowship, please read more.  

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