About Academic Fellowship and Graduate Studies

With over 25 years of experience in delivering our courses in Toronto and abroad, DFCM's programs are recognized as among the very best in the world. We pioneered continuing education for health care professionals in health education and teaching. Many of our alumni have gone on to become leaders in their academic and clinical careers. 

DFCM offers three Master's Programs, fellowship opportunities, Clinical Teaching and Research Certificates, and INTAPT: an introductory overview of education, teaching and learning issues in health professional training.


Grow your teaching skills and influence how the next generation of health professionals are taught

Learn foundational education theory, be competitive for academic leadership opportunities and help shape medical education in your own environment. Network with other health professionals from around the world and learn from experts in teaching and learning theory. 

See our: MScCH in Health Practitioner Teacher Education, Medical Education Fellowship, Clinical Teacher Certificate or INTAPT

Improve the health of populations and communities by impacting the health system at the local, provincial and national level

The only program of its kind designed specifically for a primary care audience. Our MPH program provides you with a breadth of knowledge in clinical public health while also allowing you to focus on an area of individual interest.

See our: MPH in Family and Community Medicine

Prepare for academic and scholarly leadership in primary care

Develop your leadership, teaching and research skills to strengthen the practice of family medicine and enhance patient care.

See our: MScCH in Family and Community Medicine, Academic Fellowship

Advance primary care research and scholarship

All of our program will provide you with the skills you need to advance scholarship in your health profession. For those seeking greater expertise and confidence in the use of research, our Clinical Research Certificate will provide you with the skills you need to effectively use and collaborate in research. 

See our: Clinical Research Certificate