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Congratulations to Dr. Isabelle Vedel and Dr. Vladimir Khassanov!

Congratulations to Isabelle Vedel and Vladimir Khassanov for their poster: « Does case management address the needs of patients with mild dementia and their caregivers in Community-based primary health care? A mixed methods study design” designated as the winner of the  2014 Patient’s Choice Award during NAPCRG in New-York.

Published on : 30 Jan 2015

A hero amongst us

For her extraordinary work with pregnant immigrant women, Dr. Hélène Rousseau was designated "Hero of the Month" by La Presse. These women often find themselves in really precarious conditions and the dedication of Dr rousseau makes a significant difference in their lives. Click here for the whole article (in french only)

Published on : 30 Jan 2015

Dre Maxine Dumas Pilon : President of the QCFP

Congratulations to Dr. Maxine Dumas Pilon, on her appointment as President of the Quebec College of Family Physicians (QCFP). Dr. Maxine Dumas Pilon was inducted at the annual general meeting of the members of the CQMF on November 15. She undertakes a major mandate that will continue expanding the CQMF. Message from the President (in french)

Published on : 09 Dec 2014

Congratulations to our physicians recipients of the 2014 College of Family physicians Honours and Awards!

Congratulations to our family physicians: - Dr Mark Yaffe: CFPC/CGS Award of disctinction in health care of the elderly and CFPC Lifetime Achievement awards in Family Medicine - Dr. Howard Bergman: CFPC Lifetime Achievement Awards in Family Medicine Research. - Dr. Ellen Rosenberg: CFPC Lifetime Achievement Awards in Family Medicine Research

Published on : 09 Oct 2014

Dr. Gillian Bartlett-Esquilant receives the Carrie M. Derick Award for Graduate Supervision and Teaching

Dr. Gillian Bartlett-Esquilant has been selected as this year’s recipient of the Carrie M. Derick Award for Excellence Graduate Teaching and Supervision. The Award and a citation will be presented at Spring Convocation. The recipient receives a plaque, and his/her name is inscribed on a permanent plaque in the Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Office.

Published on : 29 Apr 2014

Mr. Jamie DeMore 2014 recipient of the Award for Excellence in Service to Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies.

Congratulations to Mr. Jamie DeMore on being selected as this year’s recipientof the Award for Excellence in Service to Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies. This award acknowledges outstanding contributions by members of the administrative and support staff of the University for service to Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies.

Published on : 29 Apr 2014

Change in Leadership at St. Mary's Family Medicine Unit

After serving as Director of the St. Mary’s Family Medicine Unit since September 1999, Dr. Alan Pavilanis is passing the torch.  We express our thanks and recognition of Dr. Pavilanis' very important contribution, not only at the St. Mary’s Family Medicine Unit, the largest unit of our Department, but also his contribution to the Department as a whole.  Dr. Maureen Doyle has been named as Interim Director.  We wish to welcome Dr.

Published on : 24 Apr 2014

Job posting : Postgraduate Director in the Department of Family Medicine

Department of Family Medicine, McGill University Director of Postgraduate Residency Program  

Published on : 25 Feb 2014

Dr Vania Jimenez interviewed in l'Actualité médicale - Clinique et laïcité: D’abord, privilégier la relation individuelle avec le patient

Clinique et laïcité: D’abord, privilégier la relation individuelle avec le patient (in French only) Vania Jimenez interviewed by Michel Dongois, Novembre 27, 2013   To see the article via Portail santé, click here

Published on : 27 Nov 2013

The Herzl Family Medicine Centre celebrates 100 years!

Discover the trailer of the documentary Dockside to Bedside: 100 Years of Herzl TRAILER

Published on : 08 Nov 2013

Two new FRSQ Clinical Research Scholars junior 1 in the Department of Family Medicine: Dr. Kirsten Johnson and Dr. Isabelle Vedel

Both Dr Kirsten Johnson and Dr Isabelle Vedel were awarded the FRSQ Clinical Research Scholars – Junior 1 bursary.  This four-year FRSQ Junior 1 award is extremely competitive and only those who have excellent credentials are successful.  Kirsten and Isabelle received this on their first attempt!  The Family Medicine Department now has 7 clinician-scientists and Ph.D. researchers who hold FRQS bursaries.  This is indeed a remarkable achievement.

Published on : 02 May 2013

Personnalities La Presse: Dr Michael Malus and Hartley Stern recognized

La Presse (17/12/2012): Personnalités la Presse : Les Drs Michael Malus et Hartley Stern

Published on : 02 May 2013

La Presse recognizes the excellence of the Jewish General Hospital’s CRIU Walk-in Centre.

La Presse (05/12/2012) : Hôpital général Juif: un sans rendez-­vous «boosté aux stéroïdes»

Published on : 02 May 2013