About DFCM

About DFCM

The University of Toronto’s Department of Family and Community Medicine (DFCM) is recognized internationally for its clinical, educational and research excellence. Our faculty are clinical and academic leaders who are breaking new ground on issues ranging from inner city health, addiction medicine, global health, palliative care, immigrant and aboriginal health, and far more.

Encompassing more than 1600 faculty across the province - from rural villages to urban centres - we are shaping the future of family medicine in Canada. Through our education program, we provide an innovative, comprehensive and diverse learning experience for our students and residents.

Mission, Vision and Values

Family and Community Medicine...and more
Learn about DFCM and our Mission, Vision and Values.

Leadership and Department Structure

It takes a village
DFCM consists of programs, divisions, offices and many faculty and staff who make them work.


Keep Up-To-Date with DFCM
DFCM always has a lot happening - check out the highlights.

Strategic Plan

Advancing Family Medicine
Our 2015-2020 Strategic Plan is leading us to the next steps of DFCM.

Department Reports

Moving family medicine forward
Departmental, Program, Divsion and Task Force Reports in one handy spot.

Contact Us

Who's who in DFCM
Find a staff or faculty member in a specific program.