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How can primary care promote and improve health equity? Insights from the Second Toronto International Conference on Quality in Primary Care

Last year, on November 16, 2019, the second Toronto International Conference on Quality in Primary Care hosted by the University of Toronto Department of Family and Community Medicine (DFCM) brought together clinicians, patients, health administrators, educators, and researchers from ten different countries to try to answer this question from a primary care perspective. This week, a paper summarizing insights from the day and a course for moving forward was published in Annals of Family Medicine, a leading international journal.
Jul 16 / 2020

DFCM holds “virtual” graduation for the Class of 2020

On June 10, 2020, the University of Toronto Department of Family and Community Medicine (DFCM) hosted a live virtual graduation ceremony for graduating residents. Due to COVID-19, all in-person events were cancelled or postponed, so a traditional graduation ceremony could not be held this year.
Jun 19 / 2020

Celebrating our 2020 Senior Promotions: Full and Associate Professors

The following faculty members from the Department of Family and Community Medicine (DFCM) have been recognized for the exceptional work they do for their patients, communities, and the discipline of family medicine, and have been promoted to Full Professor or Associate Professor at the University of Toronto. Congratulations to all!
Jun 15 / 2020