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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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...


    The weight of money – Balochistan memories

    Jones, Lanice; 2012. It was the upright posture that caught my eye. He was sitting cross-legged in the wheelbarrow, hands gripping his knees, chest rigidly erect, mouth open as he...


      The doorway

      McLeod, Joanne; 2012. Having worked for over a decade as a family physician in the areas of palliative care and oncology I have had the opportunity…


        The Little Criminal

        Cussen, Michael; 2012. As we are all aware there is more to being a doctor than just knowing the facts. What they want in medical school these days is...


          Twenty years as a family physician

          Chiche-More, Dahlia; 2012. … certainly has offered me a wide range of life experiences. I have been exposed to...



            Bernard, Carrie; 2012. People. Connections. This is what my life has been all about. I have always enjoyed connecting with others. Sharing...



              Dixit, Radhika; 2012. When I met Maryam, she lay emaciated and exhausted on a steel hospital bed. She was…


                OMG, The Times They Are A-Changin’

                Bayley, Val; 2012. It all started with going to my old office yesterday to clear out charts. After 26 years at one site and a recent…


                  Still life with flowers

                  Kidd, Monica; 2012. Randy called first thing Monday morning. “I can’t do it anymore.” He was worn, and his voice…


                    The Balancing Act

                    Khan, Tayyab; 2012. December 21, 2007 -- it was the date of my final Gross Anatomy exam, the same date when my wife, Yumna, was due to deliver our…

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