Family Medicine is an art, informed by science. Here at the McMaster Department of Family Medicine, we aim to be experts at both “
– Dr. David Price
Welcome from Dr. Price: The Department of Family Medicine is an academic department which offers Undergraduate and Postgraduate programs in Family Medicine. We are an exciting, rapidly expanding department with over 300 residents and undergraduate learners taught, each year, by our more than 900 faculty members who are committed to providing the best possible training and learning opportunities for our learners.
Our department has many exciting things to offer our residents and learners. We have vibrant Undergraduate and Postgraduate Programs, an innovative Research division [which has participated in approximately $22 million dollars in research funding ($2.5 million as Principal Investigator) and has published more than 150 research papers over the past three years] , a state-of-the-art IT division, and active and thriving Divisions of Emergency Medicine, Palliative Care and Midwifery. All of this is supported by our wonderful staff and faculty. Our staff and faculty members are second-to-none and help us to offer a unique Family Medicine learning experience.