Welcome to the Manitoba College of Family Physicians

The MCFP has 1,200+ members in its various categories. We are a chapter of the College of Family Physicians of Canada.

What's Happening

  • Useless Tests, Useless Treatments: Presented by Dr Frederick Ross

    Tuesday, December 2, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm This talk will cover the Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA), Electron Beam CT heart scans (EBCT), and routine Fasting Blood Glucose testing (FBS). The use of ASA and omega 3 acids and statins in primary prevention – all according to new guidelines will be discussed. Cost per Participant: [...]

  • Choosing Wisely Family Physician Focus Group

    Background The George & Fay Yee Centre for Healthcare Innovation (CHI) and Diagnostic Services of Manitoba (DSM) have partnered on the Choosing Wisely initiative in Manitoba. One of our first projects is to reduce unnecessary pre-operative testing. The WRHA implemented Pre-Operative Testing Guidelines in 2011, but the initiative did not result in significant reductions in [...]

  • Friendly Manitoba Connections Reception

    The Department of Family Medicine and the Manitoba College of Family Physicians cordially invite you to experience the magnificent décor and rich history of a Quebec City landmark. Join fellow University of Manitoba graduates and members of the Manitoba College of Family Physicians for appetizers, refreshment, and conversation. Location: The Morrin Centre, 44 Chaussée de [...]

 

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Who We Are

The Manitoba College of Family Physicians is the voice for family physicians in Manitoba. Through advocacy and lifelong learning opportunities, we support our members in providing the best possible patient care.

What’s New With the ASA

Now accepting Call for Presentations for the 2015 ASA! Click here for details.

Call for Presentations opens September 2nd and closes Friday, October 17, 2014

For Patients

Welcome! Please visit the Patients page to find answers to some frequently asked questions. Links provide information about finding a family doctor, getting a health card, your rights as a patient, and more.