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.


The Division of Palliative Care is pleased to offer two grants for projects specifically targeting postgraduate medical training programs.

The DFCM Global Health Speaker Series kicks off its Fall 2014 season on September 17 with Dr. Neil Arya discussing "Exporting Canadian Family Medicine: Capacity building or Neo-colonialism?”

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.

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