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Past Research Projects and Programs

The Research Group in the Department of Family Medicine at McMaster is among the most innovative and prolific in Canada. Our faculty members are pursuing a diverse range of research interests.

The list below represents a sampling of our major research areas, with project-specific links to find out more.

You can search our projects and publications database, which provide an overview of research activity.

Our faculty also have individual research interests which are described in their Bio.


Child Development


    Community Health and Chronic Disease Management


    Drug Safety, Effectiveness and Use


      Education Research 


        Global Health


          IT in Primary Care 


          Interprofessional Teams and Primary Care Reform 


            Mental Health


            Palliative Care Research 


                Quality in Family Practice


                Rural Practice


                Seniors Health


                  Special Populations

                    • HIV
                    • Inner City Health


                    Women’s Health