Who We Are
The Alberta College of Family Physicians (ACFP) is the provincial Chapter for the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) and was established more than 60 years ago.The ACFP is a professional voluntary organization, representing more than 4,400 family physicians, family medicine residents, and medical students in Alberta. We strive for excellence in family practice through advocacy, continuing professional development, and primary care research.
More about the CFPC
The CFPC was founded in 1954 and is a national medical association that supports family physicians in providing high quality health care to their patients. The CFPC represents more than 30,000 members across the country and is the professional association responsible for establishing standards for the training, certification and lifelong education of family physicians.
The CFPC offers MAINPRO® (Maintenance of Proficiency), one of two approved continuing professional development (CPD) programs for physicians to maintain their knowledge and skills throughout their careers.