Could a publicly-funded pharmacare program save the Canadian economy from the money it loses on healthcare expenditure? An ongoing project led by Dr. Nav Persaud, Assistant professor at the University of Toronto Department of Family and Community Medicine (DFCM) and physician at St. Michael’s, is hoping to answer this question come June 2018.
Aug 4 / 2017
A multifaceted intervention providing education and support for pap and mammography screening is a sound strategy to increase screening among under-screened newcomers and marginalized women according to a recent study led by University of Toronto Department of Family and Community Medicine’s (DFCM) researcher Dr. Sheila Dunn.
Jul 31 / 2017
Palliative care should be available to all, including people who are homeless, argue researchers at the University of Toronto Department of Family and Community Medicine (DFCM), and family physicians at William Osler Health System, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre and Inner City Health Associates.
Jul 19 / 2017
What is the best way to teach family medicine residents primary care genetics? A recent study authored by Department of Family and Community Medicine (DFCM) faculty determined that three different methods of teaching residents clinically-relevant primary care genetics were equally effective.
Jul 4 / 2017
Events and Deadlines
|Sep 15 - Jun 03||
9:30 am - 4:30 amCounselling and Psychotherapy in Family Medicine
All dayCelebration of Education Scholarship
|Oct 31 - Nov 03||
All dayINTAPT Course (Interprofessional Applied Practical Teaching and Learning in the Health Professions) Week 1
|Nov 10 - Nov 11||
8:00 am - 4:30 amChild Development Update 2017
5:00 pm - 6:30 pmGlobal Health Speaker: Dr Amanda Howe