June 2022 Newsletter

    • Chair's Message - Congratulations Graduates
      As we work towards getting to the end of June, we will celebrate the research and quality improvement projects of our residents at the annual Resident Project Day. On June 22nd, we will hold Resident Graduation when we will formally acknowledge the accomplishments of this “COVID Cohort” of residents.

    • Undergraduate Report
      View our opportunities to sign up for MD Program key roles. We anticipate having departmental recruitment completed by June 30, 2022, for the 2022-2023 Academic Year.

    • Postgraduate Report
      The Family Medicine Postgraduate Program would like to sincerely thank Dr. Vikram Dalal and Dr. Michael Craig for their years of service and congratulate them on pursuing their new endeavours as they leave their respective clinical teaching positions in the Department of Family Medicine.

    • Graduate Report
      Congratulations to Dr. Gustavo Gusso (MClSc graduate) who is the recipient of the Young Alumni Award – 2022 Alumni of Distinction Awards. Dr. Gusso is a key leader in the development of family medicine and practice-based research in Brazil, working to improve the country’s health care system by bringing primary health care to the forefront. 

    • Research Report
      Congratulations to Maureen Kennedy on her retirement. Maureen has been a valued Department/CSFM staff member since 2001. We want to thank Maureen for her commitment and years of service and wish her all the very best in her retirement.

    • Community Spotlight: Message from Dr. Firas Al-Dhaher
      Thank you for all the contributions from my colleagues and friends who are affiliated with our department. I hoped that you, the readers, saw a glimpse of the diversity of talent we have across our faculty. I also hope that you were interested to read and learn about the many innovations, practice niches, and various clinics over the past few months.