Section of Researchers

The Section of Researchers’ (SOR’s) Blueprint for Family Medicine Research Success

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The Section of Researchers’ (SOR’s) Blueprint for Family Medicine Research Success 2012–2017 is a detailed outline of the work to be undertaken by the SOR to support the vision of the College of Family Physicians of Canada. It contains five strategic objectives, which will guide our activities for a 5-year period.

Highlights of the Section of Researchers’ Spring 2014 Council Meeting

The Section of Researchers’ Council oversees the business of the SOR. The Council activities include advocating for and supporting family medicine research in Canada, developing and implementing the SOR’s Blueprint for Family Medicine Research Success, and monitoring the progress of the SOR’s activities. The SOR Council holds two face-to-face meetings each year. Read the Highlights of the SOR’s Spring 2014 Council Meeting.

Family Medicine Research Awards

The Section of Researchers, with the support of the CFPC and the CFPC’s Research and Education Foundation, promotes the development of new knowledge and recognizes outstanding contributions to family medicine research through numerous honours and awards. Meet the CFPC members who received research awards in 2013:  

 JKaczorowski 

Family Medicine Researcher of the Year
Dr. Janusz Kaczorowski

 

 SGarrison 

CFPC Outstanding Family Medicine Research Article
Dr. Scott Garrison
Read the abstract for Dr. Garrison’s award-wining article “Nocturnal leg cramps and prescription use that precedes them: a sequence symmetry analysis”

JHoule

Canadian Family Physician Best Original Research Article
Dr. Janie Houle
Read Dr. Houle’s award-winning article “Patients’ experience of chronic illness care in a network of teaching settings”

RThomas

CFPC Lifetime Achievement Award in Family Medicine Research
Dr. Roger Thomas 

 

AValentineCFPC Lifetime Achievement Award in Family Medicine Research
Dr. Anthony Valentine
 

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