Interest Group in Family Medicine (IgFM)

Passionate about family medicine? Join IgFM and enhance your undergraduate experience.

IgFM is run by students and offers all kinds of learning and leadership opportunities to strengthen your studies. It’s great networking whether you want to meet other students or senior family medicine professionals and offers an exciting social atmosphere. Activities include mentoring, speaker events, clinical skills workshops, a journal club, as well as social opportunities.

As an initiative between DFCM, the Ontario College of Family Physicians (OCFP) and the College of Family Physicians Canada (DFPC), IgFM connects you to a wide network of people and resources. Email us to find out more: Find a list of contacts below.

Upcoming Events

LGBTQ2S+ Health: A +1 Speaker Series Panel
Hosted by the Interest Group in Family Medicine
Tuesday, May 17th from 7 to 8:30 PM EST 
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LGBTQ2S+ Health - A +1 Speaker Series Panel 

Interested in improving your knowledge of LGBTQ2S+ Health? IgFM is hosting a virtual panel on Tuesday, May 17th from 7 to 8:30 PM EST that will provide insight into this career path. Join us and listen to a stellar lineup of family physicians speak of their experience in LGBTQ2S+ Health and have your questions answered!

Register and submit your questions by Monday, May 16th.

  Register here

Contact us 


Purathani Shanmuganathan

Mississauga Academy of Medicine (MAM) President

Katrina Darcel

St. George President

Grace Zhou

Sr. Research & Education Coordinator

Hannah Song

Sr. Palliative Care Coordinator

Kerrie Sullivan

Sr. Social Coordinator

Madeleine Adam

Sr. Speaker Series Coordinator

Uzair Khalid

Sr. Clinical Skills Coordinator