Department of Family & Community Medicine


Family doctor raises alarms over alcohol consumption in Ontario

Aug 7 / 2019

New research chairs appointed at Women’s College Hospital

We are pleased to celebrate Dr. Noah Ivers’ recently awarded Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Implementation of Evidence-based Practice, effective October 2019. 
Aug 6 / 2019

First recipient awarded Dr. Reg L. Perkin Undergraduate Award

At the 2019 University of Toronto MD Program Graduation Ceremony, Dr. Laura Cummings became the first recipient of the Dr. Reg L. Perkin Undergraduate Award, a new award created by DFCM in celebration of the Department’s 50th Anniversary.
Jul 26 / 2019

New Head of Division of Palliative Care Aims to Build a Community

As the new Head of the Division of Palliative Care at DFCM, Dr. Kirsten Wentlandt hopes to continue the excellent work in palliative care that is already being done by DFCM faculty, residents and students and build upon the quality and research endeavours in the department.
Jul 22 / 2019