Family Medicine Conference

President’s Address

 Prince Edward Island College of Family Physicians
Preliminary PEICFP 5th Annual FMC

Dear Members,

We look forward to having you attend our 5th Annual Family Medicine Conference, which will be held virtually on June 11, 2021.

The FMC planning committee has worked hard to provided 3.5 hours of certified Mainpro+ hours of education. As well, during your lunch, we will hold the Annual Meeting of Members, with the installation of our new President, Dr. Heather Austin.

We are delighted that the President of the College of Family Physicians of Canada, Dr. Catherine Cervin as well as Dr. Francine Lemire, CEO of the national college, will attend the meeting. The Honorable Ernie Hudson, minister for the Department of Health and Wellness for Prince Edward Island will assist with the delivery of awards.

I sincerely hope to see you all virtually on June 11, 2021 to share some time learning as well as some hope that future conferences can be held in person. I am grateful and appreciative of the ongoing work that you all continue to do tirelessly for your communities and your patients.

Kristy Newson, MD, CCFP (SEM), FCFP
PEICFP President