Dr Mark Yaffe

Dr. Mark Yaffe
Montreal, QC

In addition to maintaining a large family practice, Dr. Mark Yaffe was an early inductee into the McGill Faculty of Medicine Honour Roll for teaching excellence, and a recipient of the Quebec College of Family Physicians’ Award of Excellence. His work on elder abuse is acknowledged internationally. He led an interdisciplinary team that developed and […]

Dr Danielle A.S. Martin

Dr. Danielle A.S. Martin
Toronto, ON

Dr. Danielle A.S. Martin is Vice-President, Medical Affairs and Health System Solutions at Women’s College Hospital, a family physician in the Family Practice Health Centre at WCH, and an Assistant Professor in the Departments of Family and Community Medicine and Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation at the University of Toronto. Dr. Martin’s policy expertise and […]

Dr Ian Cameron; Halifax, NS

Dr. Ian Cameron
Halifax, NS

Dr. Ian Cameron received his medical degree from Dalhousie University after receiving a bachelor’s degree in history. He has been the long-standing president of the Dalhousie Society for the History of Medicine and was the founding chairperson of the Medical Museum of Nova Scotia. His career spans seven years in private practice, 33 years in […]

Dr Calvin L. Gutkin

Dr. Calvin L. Gutkin
Mississauga, ON

Dr. Gutkin graduated from the University of Manitoba in 1969. He achieved his Certification in the College of Family Physicians of Canada from the CFPC in 1974, and the Emergency Medicine and Fellowship designations in 1982 and 1984, respectively. Prior to his CFPC career, Dr. Gutkin was Director of the University of Toronto Residency in […]

Dr James Goertzen

Dr. James Goertzen
Thunder Bay, ON

Dr. James Goertzen is the 2013 recipient of the Ian McWhinney Family Medicine Education Award. This award recognizes an outstanding teacher of family medicine deemed by their peers to have made a unique and innovative contribution that has had a significant national impact on the development of family medicine education in Canada. Dr. Goertzen has […]

Dr Roger Thomas

Dr Roger Thomas
St. John’s, NL

Dr Roger Thomas is the 2013 recipient of the Lifetime Achievement in Family Medicine Research Award. This award honours individuals who were our trailblazers and leaders in family medicine research, and who made a significant career contribution to family medicine research during their active career years. Dr Thomas obtained his medical degree and interned at […]

Dr Anthony Valentine

Dr Anthony Valentine
Winnipeg, MB

Dr Anthony Valentine is the 2013 recipient of the Lifetime Achievement in Family Medicine Research Award. This award honours individuals who were our trailblazers and leaders in family medicine research, and who made a significant career contribution to family medicine research during their active career years. Educated in London, England, Dr Valentine practised in Great […]

Dr Paul Humphries

Dr. Paul Humphries
Spruce Grove, AB

Dr. Paul Humphries is the 2013 recipient of the Jean-Pierre Despins Award. This award recognizes a CFPC family physician member who is an outstanding advocate and public spokesperson for family medicine, family physicians, and patients. Dr. Paul Humphries received his medical degree in 1977 from McMaster University in Hamilton. In 1979 he received Certification in […]