The DFCM, the Department of Family & Community Medicine at the University of Toronto, is the largest Family Medicine training program in North America. Our department is recognized internationally for its clinical, educational and research excellence. Our teaching units are at the forefront of primary care renewal.


DFCM Investigator Awards - 2014 Call for ApplicationsThe DFCM Investigator Awards Program is now accepting applications for Investigator Award funding. The deadline is September 2, 2014.

Dr. Philip Ellison Appointed Inaugural Fidani Chair of Improvement and Innovation in Family Medicine   We are proud to announce that Dr. Philip Ellison has been selected as the inaugural Fidani Chair of Improvement and Innovation in Family Medicine.

The DFCM Conference is an annual event held by the Department for its faculty members. Attendance is free and eligible for CME credits. The conference agenda includes keynote speakers, professional and faculty development workshops, the Departmental and Program awards ceremony and plenty of time to network and catch up with colleagues.

Dr. Frank Sullivan named first Gordon F. Cheesbrough Research Chair in Family and Community Medicine

Residents and faculty, save the dates July 14-18 for the Global Health in Family Medicine Summer Primer

Learn quality improvement at your own pace from the Department's well-regarded training program. Now on DFCM Open!