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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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...



    Collins, Neil; 2013. I manage to get to my next patient, the one who is about to die, just as the nurses are still…


      Integrated Approach to Family Medicine Residency

      Crisp, Veronica; 2014. As a first year resident in Family Medicine, I am lucky enough to be doing my training in an integrated program, this means that I alternate between...


        Invisible Resources

        Anderson, Kelly; 2012. A darkening sky filled with falling snow, a fierce wind across my face, the whir of snowmobiles echoing in my ears, sounds muffled by…


          Just a Smile

          Le Roux, Antoinette; 2013. It was Friday evening and my usual shift at the walk-in clinic. The work is rote – just…


            Just Bad Luck - No Regrets

            Schlosser, Gisela; 2014. My first impression was wrong; they were actually brothers, not just good friends. Joking and winking at each other, they tease the...


              L'histoire de 2 fous et 1 muse

              Ladouceur, Roger; 2008. Lorsque je serai vieux et malade, m'aideras-tu à mourir dignement? Lorsque je n'en pourrai plus, m'aideras-tu à quitter ce monde doucement?


                La dame mystérieuse

                Leblond, Caroline; 2009. Il y a des gens qui nous touchent et on ne sait pas trop pourquoi. C'était une journée comme plusieurs autres où je me demandais...


                  Leaving Erin: A Photo Essay

                  Neilson, Shane; 2014. In 2010, both my son and daughter fell ill. I had to leave my medical practice in Erin, Ontario as a result – and several patients were...


                    Lessons in Love, Loss, and Soup-Making

                    Kain, Danielle; 2009. I peeked over the computer to see my attending’s forehead wrinkled with concentration and concern over my new...

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