About Us

The University of Toronto’s Department of Family and Community Medicine (DFCM) is recognized internationally for its clinical, educational and research excellence.

Our faculty members are:

  • Clinical and academic leaders.
  • Breaking new ground in areas such as inner city health, HIV/AIDS, addiction medicine, global health, palliative care and immigrant and aboriginal health.
  •  Practicing in inner city, urban, suburban, rural and international settings.

 DFCM is shaping the future of family medicine in Canada. We provide:

  • A rich and diverse learning experience for our students and residents.
  • A comprehensive and innovative curriculum


DFCM research is improving quality of care for individuals and communities.

Family medicine is our passion.