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Researchers at the McMaster University Department of Family Medicine are developing the future of primary care.

Please click on the images below to watch our videos and hear more from some of our research faculty.

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Gina Agarwal

Innovative community health programs

Gina Agarwal Keyna Bracken
Associate Professor

Training resilient physicians and addressing burnout

Keyna Bracken
Lawrence Grierson
Associate Professor

Preparing learners for uncertainty

Lawrence Grierson Dale Guenter
Associate Professor

Not just cures: wellness and quality of life

Dale Guenter
Michelle Howard
Associate Professor

Helping people with serious illnesses get the care they want

Michelle Howard Fiona Kouyoumdjian
Assistant Professor

Improving the health of people who experience imprisonment

Fiona Kouyoumdjian
Matt Kwan
Assistant Professor

Healthy, active lives for children and youth

Matt Kwan Robin Lennox
Assistant Professor

Compassionate care in addiction medicine

Robin Lennox
Dee Mangin
Research Chair and Professor

Matching the burden of care and the capacity to benefit

Dee Mangin Doug Oliver
Associate Professor

Defining health care by how we treat the most vulnerable

Doug Oliver
Tejal Patel
Associate Professor

Care from cradle-to-grave

Tejal Patel David Price
Chair and Professor

Building stronger, more integrated systems of care

David Price
Cathy Risdon
Vice-Chair and Professor

Effective communication and relationships in healthcare

Cathy Risdon Henry Siu
Assistant Professor

Bringing clients wishes and values forward in long-term-care

Henry Siu
Meredith Vanstone
Associate Professor

Addressing the “dark side” of medical education

Meredith Vanstone
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