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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
Professor 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
Professor  Building stronger, more integrated systems of care
David Price
Cathy Risdon
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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