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Congratulations to Nadia O'Brien on receiving the IHSP Graduate Award!

Tue, 2015-07-07 14:07

We are proud to announce that one of the graduate students in our department, Nadia O'Brien, was selected to receive an award through the McGill Institute for Health and Social Policy's Graduate Award Program (GAP) the 2015-2016 academic year. The Graduate Award Program is competitive and merit-based.

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Congratulations to Dr. Gillian Bartlett on being elected Chair of the Committee on Advancing the Science of Family Medicine!

Mon, 2015-07-06 17:09

We're proud to announce that Dr. Gillian Bartlett, Associate Professor and the Research and Graduate Program Director at the Department of Family Medicine, was recently elected Chair of the Committee on Advancing the Science of Family Medicine (CASFM) by the North American Primary Care Research Group (NAPCRG) Board of Directors.

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The Isaac Tannenbaum Annual Research Day

Thu, 2015-07-02 17:50

The Isaac Tannenbaum Annual Research Day on May 29 brought together essentially all of our residents from our six Family Medicine Units and our three satellites sites.  The resident oral presentations were fantastic with many were excellent examples of practice-based research pointing to how practice can be improved by research.  These presentations were complemented by our guest speakers, Dr. Howard Bergman who spoke about our growing academic department and Dr. Marion who talked about her journey as a clinician scientist.  We also had Ms.

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Dr. Peter Nugus & Dr. Charo Rodriguez successful in bid to host the 2018 OBHC International Conference

Thu, 2015-07-02 17:41

Peter Nugus and Charo Rodriguez, from the Department of Family Medicine have been successful in bidding for the department and Montreal to host the "2018 International Conference on Organizational Behavior in Health Care (OBHC)". The theme of the conference is: "Coordinating Care Across Boundaries and Borders: Systems, Networks and Collaborations".

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McGill Symposium in Women's Health

Fri, 2015-09-11 07:00 - 16:30
La Plaza : 420 Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC , H3A 1B4

We take great pleasure in inviting you to the annual McGill Symposium in Women's Health that will be held at La Plaza, 420 Sherbrooke West, Montreal, Quebec on Friday, September 11, 2015.

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Family Medicine Interest Groups (FMIG) on Bill 20

Tue, 2015-06-02 11:22

Two members of the McGill Family Medicine Student Interest Group (FAMSIG), Annick Gauthier and Hiromi Tissera, were involved in producing a joint paper with other Quebec Family Medicine Interest Groups (FMIGs) on Bill 20. FAMSIG is a group of McGill Medical Students interested in family medicine, whose mission is to promote medical student exposure to family medicine. 

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Open forum on "Video ethnography and care coordination"

Thu, 2015-05-28 09:00 - 12:15
McIntyre Medical Building : Cybermed (210), 3655 promenade Sir William Osler Montreal Quebec Canada , H3G 1Y6

We warmly invite you to attend an open forum on "Video ethnography and care coordination" on Thursday, May 28th, 9am-12:15pm. The forum will be held in Cybermed (210, McIntyre Medical Building, Pine Avenue).

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Thu, 2015-05-28 13:30 - 16:30
Donner Building :

The Department of Family Medicine
McGill University

is pleased to invite you to a
Faculty Development Working Session

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Congratulations to Stephanie Ballard and Svetlana Puzhko on receiving an FRQS scholarship!

Tue, 2015-05-19 14:44

We're proud to announce that two graduate students in our department, Stephanie Ballard and Svetlana Puzhko, were awarded FRQS scholarships! Stephanie Ballard is completing an MSc in Family Medicine and is being co-supervised by Dr. Machelle Wilchesky and Dr. Mark Yaffe. Her project is "The validation of a tool for the detection of elder abuse in long-term care: A feasibility study." Svetlana Puzhko is currently in the MSc program in Family Medicine, supervised by Dr.

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Dr. Mark Ware leading the launch of the Quebec Cannabis Registry

Wed, 2015-05-13 14:06

We're proud to announce that one of faculty members Dr. Mark Ware, Associate Professor in the McGill Department of Family Medicine and the Department of Anesthesiology, is leading the launch of the Quebec Cannabis Registry, one of the largest studies ever conducted on medical marijuana.

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