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Dr. Glenn Gracie
Sydney, Nova Scotia

A founding member of the Sydney Family Practice Centre in 1974, Dr. Glenn Gracie has a comprehensive family medicine practice that includes obstetrics, hospital in-patient care, walk-in care, home care, and nursing home care. Supremely dedicated to his patients and to his colleagues, he has a reputation for always making himself available for impromptu appointments […]

Welcome two new members to our Board of Directors

Ms. Suja Suntharalingham Ms. Suja Suntharalingham holds a bachelor’s degree in science and a master’s degree in public health. She has worked in multiple areas of the provincial government leading various strategic and policy changes, particularly in the health sector. Presently, she is Senior Advisor to the Ontario Provincial Treasury Board Secretariat, where she leads […]

Rodney A. Crutcher

Rodney A. Crutcher
Victoria, BC

After completing medical school in 1977 at the University of Calgary, a family medicine residency, and rural and international locum work, Dr. Rodney Crutcher began a family practice in Calgary in 1981, which became a teaching practice that he continued until June 2013. He was appointed as a clinical lecturer at the University of Calgary […]

Dr. Michael Donoff

Dr. Michel Donoff
Edmonton, AB

Dr. Michel Donoff completed his undergraduate medical education and family medicine residency at the University of Alberta. He practised family medicine, including hospital care, maternity care, nursing home care, and palliative care, for 30 years. Over the past decade he has dedicated his time to leadership roles, including serving as an associate chair of the […]

Dr. Cindy Blackstock/Dre Cindy Blackstock

Dr. Cindy Blackstock

Dr. Cindy Blackstock has her PhD in social work and is a professor at McGill University’s School of Social Work. She is also the Executive Director for the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada, which provides reconciliation-based public education, research, and support to promote the safety and well-being of First Nations children, […]

Dr. Susan Phillips/Dre Susan Phillips

Dr. Susan Phillips
Kingston, ON

Dr. Susan Phillips’ upbringing was guided by three principles that encapsulate why she chose family medicine as a profession: always question; treat people equally and with dignity; and if you work hard, you can do anything. After initially struggling to find her calling, she studied physical sciences at the University of Guelph and medicine at […]

Dr. Eva Grunfeld/Dre Eva Grunfeld

Dr. Eva Grunfeld
Toronto, ON

Dr. Eva Grunfeld completed medical school at McMaster University, a doctorate in epidemiology at Oxford University, and a diploma in acupuncture through the Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine. Since 2008 Dr. Grunfeld has been the Giblon Professor and Vice-Chair, Research, in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Toronto. She is […]