Message from the Interim Chair

Posted on Thursday, February 20, 2020

January saw the great success of our CaRMS 2020 event, which spanned over six days and two locations (Central DFM Offices and the Pembroke site).  The immense commitment by all those involved was what helped make this important event a resounding success. We have some preliminary survey data that let us know the candidates thoroughly enjoyed our hospitality, from the beavertails to the welcoming staff and residents. Thank you to all those who participated, from interviews, booths and those who covered for colleagues while they were at the event. We look forward to receiving our match results in early March 2020! #matchyourpassion

Mark your calendars! DFM faculty members are invited to attend the  Faculty Academic Half-Days  scheduled for

· Friday, April 3, 2020 

  • Notion of promotion series part I
  • Essential teaching skills II: the struggling learner
  • Staying out of hot water; how clinician teachers can prevent CPSO complaints
  • and more!

· Friday, May 1, 2020

  • Notion of promotion series part II
  • Challenges with teaching learners in the hospital setting
  • and more!

Our team is busily planning these two exciting sessions as we build on the energy from our successful Annual Faculty Retreat! Stay tuned for more information from  in the coming weeks.

Lastly, I am excited to announce that our very own  Dr. Kay-Anne Haykal  received the  Ottawa Favourite Family Doctor Award 2020  by  Faces Magazine. Congratulations!

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Dr. Clare Liddy


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