Global Health

Improving global health and achieving equity by championing family medicine and primary health care in Canada and around the world.

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We collaborate with our partners to improve global health and achieve equity by championing primary health care in Canada and around the world.


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Partnerships & Collaborations

Read about our partner organizations and our projects with health care and governmental organizations in Ethiopia,  Addis Ababa University; in Brazil, Faculdade da Medicine Santa Marcelina (FASM- Sao Paolo) & Programa da Clínica da Família (PCF-Rio de Janeiro); and in Chile, the Ministry of Health of Chile.

Programs, Courses & Electives

Tools, Resources & Literature

Access a global health library guide, find links to global health content on DFCM Open, past issues of our Bulletin - which is full resources - and reports on past events.

Global Health Events

We are excited for the 2015/2016 speaker series. We hope you can join us!  

Social Determinants

Teach Social Determinants of Health (SDOH) in the primary care context using these free, incredibly engaging, creative, online workshops. They use TEDTalks to generate discussion and include a presentation built with Prezi software. A presenter’s guide is included.

Global Health Stories

Learn about our activiites through blogs, videos and mulimedia presentations. If you have a story or blog to share, let us know.