March 2015 Newsletter

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    Chair's Message

    An article in the Globe and Mail by Kelly Evans on February 15, 2015 raised concerns that the Ministry of Health in Ontario was backing away from the Family Health Team model of primary care delivery. One has to be concerned about the message this is delivering to medical students and family medicine residents.

  • March 2015 Research and Publications
    The Department of Family Medicine at Western University is at the forefront of research in primary health care. Among the areas of focus for research are patient-centered care, clinical practice guidelines, health promotion, population health, care of the elderly, health services and information technology.