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Donald Chan

Donald Chan, MD, CCFP, FCFP

Dr. Donald Chan is considered exemplary by his colleagues as an educator and in his clinical knowledge, excellent patient rapport, and practice-management skills. Working in a team-based practice, Dr. Chan keeps his clinic involved and updated in quality improvement initiatives, striving to follow the Patient’s Medical Home model. He ensures his clinic is up to […]

Karlyne Dufour

Karlyne Dufour, MD, CCFP, FCFP
New Brunswick

Dr. Karlyne Dufour has been practising family medicine in Moncton, New Brunswick, since 1996, providing in-patient care, home visits, on-call services, and office care. She has been academically involved with Dalhousie University’s Department of Family Medicine since 1999, and has served as Postgraduate Program Director of Family Medicine since 2015. A long-time educator and member […]

Michael Lee-Poy

Michael Lee-Poy, MD, CCFP, MCISc

Dr. Michael Lee-Poy is recognized by his colleagues as a family physician “who truly excels at attending not just to the physical manifestations of disease, but also to the lived experience of the patient.” Dr. Lee-Poy practises comprehensive family medicine. He is also an associate clinical professor with the McMaster University Department of Family Medicine […]

Bruce Martin, MD, CCFP, FCFP, MSc

Dr. Bruce Martin is considered a visionary for advancing health care by working with an interprofessional team and developing innovative responses to health issues in northern Manitoba. After a 30-year career dedicated to providing a wide spectrum of Northern and Indigenous health care—including clinical service, administration, research, and education—his clinical activities are now divided between […]