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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Learning the simple things in Bolivia. Reflections on an international health elective

Bailey, Jason; 2007. I recently had the good fortune to take part in an elective in international health in Bolivia, organized through the newly...

2007

The extra mile

Meili, Ryan; 2007. Early one prairie winter morning, my cell phone woke me by rattling on my bedside table. It was a concerned...

2007

From malaria to MI. A professional journey into the Canadian medical system.

Seid, Cherinet; 2007. The painting of the peasant woman caught my eye. There was something about her that...

2007

Important First Steps in Medicine

Aird, Pamela; 2008. What a privilege I have had over the last 5 years of training, to be included in the...

2008

    Petites déceptions d’un résident

    Picotte, Frederic; 2008. J’ai deux années de théorie dans le corps. Je n’ai pas encore de sarrau, mais j’ai une entrevue à...

    2008

      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

        Labour of Love

        Forte, Milena; 2008. I had only been back at work for a couple of weeks. To say I had the last nine months “off” (as people sometimes did), was to...

        2008

          Miracles do happen…

          McCann, David G. C; 2008. As a Family Physician in rural practice for most of the last 20 years, I have strived to provide...

          2008

            A transformational journey

            Lee, Joseph; 2008. Classes had just started. Two days into the Master of Clinical Science in Family Medicine program I was already in a...

            2008

            Lilly

            Hubinette, Maria; 2008. I met Lilly in the small, northern town where I spent some time as a medical student. She arrived in Emerg slightly delirious, moderately dehydrated and very...

            2008
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