Parkland update – July 2020

Parkland Unit continues through rotations; this report ending period #13; completing the academic year. Academic Days for period #11 focused on PGY2 SOO and SAMP preparation for CCFP exam. PGY1 residents work…

Undergraduate update

As we are all aware, COVID-19 has changed the way we all practice and will have to work going forward.  All of our medical students were pulled from their clinical rotations and…

Recent publications May 2020

Ian Jones, program director and assistant professor of the master of physician assistant studies program, recently published a qualitative approach and literature review to provide perspective on the paradigms and opinions on value as…

Recent MCHP Publications

The MCHP study: “The Overlap between the Child Welfare and Youth Criminal Justice Systems in Manitoba: Documenting “Cross-Over Kids” In Manitoba” is scheduled for release June 2. Below is a list of…

Welcome!

Rebecca Mueller Rebecca Mueller joined the master of physician assistant studies program (MPAS) in May as the academic coordinator (Instructor II). Rebecca began her career in 2001 as a nurse in long-term…

Dr. Claude Murphy

On April 16, 2020, Dr. Claude Murphy passed away peacefully, at the age of 101 years. Dr. Murphy was instrumental in founding the University of Manitoba’s department of family medicine and establishing our…

Postgraduate update

The CaRMS 2020 match went well this year – many thanks again to everyone who participated in the process. We look forward to welcoming 50 new PGY1s to our family medicine. We…

Message from the Department Head

Despite reduced activity on the Bannatyne campus, department of family medicine staff are busy working from home to support departmental activities. I wanted to take a moment to provide you a sector-by-sector…

Parkland update

Parkland unit continues through rotations; this report ending period #10. Academic days for period #8 included addictions by Shannon Telfer, infant nutrition by Erin Stoesz, multiple sclerosis by resident and Dr. Elizabeth…

Recent publications

Congratulations to the department members with new publications! A selection of recent works are listed here. A Scoping Review of Foci,  Trends, and Gaps in Reviews of Tobacco Control Research.  Gayle Halas,…