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- Dept. of Family Medicine
*This event was originally scheduled for June 6, 2014 at the Université de Montreal
Dr Maxine Dumas Pilon accepts the position of President Elect of the Québec College of Family Physicians
It is with great pride that we announce that Dr Maxine Dumas Pilon has recently accepted the position of President Elect of the Québec College of Family Physicians (QCFP) http://www.cqmf.qc.ca. Dr Dumas Pilon will be the first president from McGill since Richard Handfield–Jones (1989 -1990). Her mandate as a president will start at the QCFP Annual General Meeting during the Family Medicine Forum in Québec City next Fall.
Dr Dumas Pilon practices family medicine at St. Mary’s Hospital.
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)
On October 25, 2013, the Department of Family Medicine inaugurated its new offices at 5858 Côte-des-Neiges.
The Chancellor of McGill University, Mr. Arnold Steinberg, the Vice-Principal of Health Affairs and Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, Dr. David Eidelman, along with the Chair of the Department of Family Medicine, Dr. Howard Bergman, made the Department’s new location official by means of a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
Discover the trailer of the documentary Dockside to Bedside: 100 Years of Herzl
Quan Nha Hong is awarded a Canadian Institutes of Health Research bursary and "best KT 2013 candidate" award
Congratulations to our resident and medical student College of Family Physicians of Canada 2013 awards recipients
CFPC Medical Student Scholarship - Émilie Gagnon
CFPC Medical Student Leadership Award - Lucie Manchester
Family Medicine Resident Leadership Award - Adrienne Lefort
Family Medicine Resident Award for Scholarly Achievement - Adrianna Decker
I want to take this opportunity to honour and thank Ann C. Macaulay, CM MD FCFP, who was the founding Director of Participatory Research at McGill, for her decades of service and commitment to primary care and community health. I am delighted that Ann continues on in our Department as Professor of Family Medicine and that we will continue to benefit from her mentoring, expertise, and experience.
Following her medical training in the UK, Ann came to Canada in 1969 to pursue a career in family medicine.
I am delighted to announce that Neil Andersson MD PhD MPhil MSc MFPH, currently science director of CIET and visiting scientist at the Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, has joined the McGill University Department of Family Medicine on October 1, 20
Dr Vania Jimenez, Director of one of the Family Medicine Unit of Côte des Neiges, is launching her 3rd novel, "Je suis une pierre brulante".
The Department of Family Medicine congratulates:
Title of award: McGill Faculty of Medicine MSc Internal Studentship
Title of research project: Investigating the Effect of Weight on Asthma Children in Quebec
Title of award: McCutcheon Pediatric Palliative Care Fellowship
Title of research project: Engaging Terminally Ill Children in Research of Self-Reported Quality of Life Outcomes: a Review of Established Methods
The 2013 Isaac Tannenbaum Resident Research Day held on May 31st was a real success!! This day was an opportunity for our residents to present their scholarly work as well as to meet with other residents from the different McGill Family Medicine Units.
Dr. Jeannie Haggerty's new editorial on the Strength of Primary Care Systems in the British Medical Journal
See Dr. Jeannie Haggerty's new editorial in the British Medical Journal based on this very interesting publication on Primary Care Systems published in the Health Affairs.
The Department of Family Medicine is proud to announce that Dr. Ann Macaulay was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal.
Dr. Charo Rodriguez is named the Richard and Sylvia Cruess Faculty Scholar in Medical Education for 2013-2014
The Department of Family Medicine is proud to announce that Dr. Charo Rodriguez is the recipient of the Richard and Sylvia Cruess Faculty Scholar in Medical Education for 2013-2014.
The goal of this position is to promote excellence and scholarship in medical education at McGill and at the Centre for Medical Education by providing a 1 year stipend to a faculty member in the Faculty of Medicine to pursue research and scholarly activities in medical education.