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Congratulations Dr. Alexandra de Pokomandy and Dr. Irina Kudrina on receiving the Lettre d'entente 250!

Thu, 2017-03-02 16:05

Congratulations Dr. Alexandra de Pokomandy and Dr. Irina Kudrina on receiving the Lettre d'entente 250 from the Fédération des Médecins Omnipraticiens du Québec. The award is meant to support the career development of family medicine researchers by promoting the development of health research in Quebec.

For more information, click here.

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Top 5 problems in academic advising and strategies to overcome them

Thu, 2017-03-23 08:30 - 12:00

The Department of Family Medicine Faculty Development Program

warmly invites all teaching unit faculty to:


Top 5 Problems in Academic Advising and Strategies to Overcome Them

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Article: Patients who do not show up to their appointments - What is the importance of this phenomenon? (French only)

Tue, 2017-02-07 11:00

To read the complete article, please see document attached (in French only).

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Join the Department for our summer session this May and June!

Tue, 2017-02-07 10:39

The Research and Graduate Programs Division of the Department of Family Medicine is proud to present its official summer session for May and June!

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Opinion Article: Future family physicians out of work?

Tue, 2017-02-07 10:24

To read the full article by Dr. Nadine Chata, Dr. Aris Hadjinicolaou, Dr. Kamy Apkarian, the Chair of the Department of Family Medicine Dr. Howard Bergman, and Dr. Marion Dove, please see the document attached at the right.

To view the web version, click here (available in French only).

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Message regarding attack in Quebec City

Mon, 2017-02-06 14:52

Dear All,

The department adds its voice to condemn the attack that occurred at the Quebec City mosque.  Please see attached message.

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Meet Dr. Gillian Bartlett-Esquilant, Family Medicine Research and Graduate Program Director

Wed, 2017-01-25 17:02

When Research and Graduate Program Director Dr. Gillian Bartlett-Esquilant, joined McGill’s Department of Family Medicine in 2005, primary care research in Canada was still in its infancy. Dr. Bartlett-Esquilant — who completed her PhD in Epidemiology and Biostatistics at McGill and her postdoctoral work at Université de Montréal — was brought in by then-Department Chair Martin Dawes specifically to help increase McGill Family Medicine’s research capacity. “The Department is now a leader in terms of primary care research,” she says.

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Delegates from the Santa Marcelina hospital in Sao Paolo visit our department

Wed, 2017-01-11 15:44

Soeur Monique, from the Hospital Santa Marcelina in Sao Paolo, Brazil, and alumni of the Department of Family Medicine, met with Dr. Bergevin, Dr. Juras, Dr. Connolly, Dr. Bergman, and Ms. Simmons on January 5th. The meeting covered a new partnership between the Department and Santa Marcelina’s new medical school. This partnership will include a version of the Blended Learning Education Program in Faculty Development, a new MSc.

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Congratulations Dr. Marion Dove and Dr. Maxine Dumas-Pilon on becoming Fellows of the CFPC!

Fri, 2016-12-02 10:29

Congratulations to Dr. Maxine Dumas-Pilon and Dr. Marion Dove on becoming Fellows of the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC). They were celebrated in a graduation ceremony at the end of the Family Medicine Forum (FMF), held in Vancouver, British Colombia this past November. Dr. Dove and Dumas-Pilon are pictured with Dr. Guillaume Charbonneau, the president-elect of the CFPC. Dr. Charbonneau will commence his presidency at the next FMF held in Montreal from November 8-11, 2017.

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