Global Health and Social Accountability Events, Resources and Publications

Connections: Primary Care and Family Medicine in the Global Health Context

Connections: Primary Care and Family Medicine in the Global Health Context is a monthly speaker series aimed at bringing attention to family medicine, primary care, and the social determinants of health in the global health context.

Global Health Bulletin

The Global Health Bulletin is a monthly email to subscribers from the Global Health Program in the Department of Family & Community Medicine at the University of Toronto. SIGN UP HERE.


The DFCM Global Health in Family & Community Medicine Library Guide

A library guide containing global health resources: journal articles, books, popular databases and websites.


Journal Articles

Godoy-Ruiz, P, Rodas, J., Talbot, Y, Rouleau, K. (2016). Learning Globally to Enhance Local Practice: An International Training Programme in Primary Care & Family Health.  Education for Primary Care. 27 (5). 

Rouleau Katherine, Janakiram P, Nicolle E, Pakes B, Godoy-Ruiz P. Global Health in Family Medicine Summer Primer:Course for residents and faculty. canadian Family Physician. 2015 Sep;61(7):614-20.

Ponka David, Rouleau K, Arya N, Redwood-Campbell L, Woollard R, Siedlecki B, Dunikowski L. Developing the evidentiary basis for family medicine in the global context. Canadian Family Physician. 2015 Jul;61(7):596-600.

Philpott J, Cornelson B, Debrew M, Haq C, KVach E, Mekasha A, Rouleau K, Tefera G, Wondimagegn D, Wilson L, Yirgemu M. The dawn of family medicine in Ethiopia. Family medicine. 2014 Oct;46(9):685-90.

Pinto AD, Cole DC, ter Kuile A, Forman L, Rouleau K, Philpott J, Pakes, B, Jackson S, Muntaner C. A case study of global health at the university: implications for research and action. Global Health Action. 2014 Aug 27;7(24526):doi: 10.3402/gha.v7.

Oandasan I, White D, Hammond Mobilio M, Gotlib Conn L, Feldman K, Kim F, Rouleau K, Sorensen L. Exploring and understanding academic leadership in family medicine. Canadian Family physician. 2013 Mar;59(3):e 162-7.

Redwood-Campbell L, Pakes B, Rouleau K, Macdonald CJ, Arya N, Purkey E, Shultz K, Dhatt R, Wilson B, Hadi A, Pottie K. Developing a curriculum framework for global health in family medicine: emerging principles, competencies, and educational approaches. BMC Medical Education. 2011 Jul 22; 11(1): 46. 

Stergiopoulos V, Dewa CS, Rouleau K, Yoder S, Chau N. Collaborative mental health care for the homeless:  the role of psychiatry in positive housing and mental health outcomes. Can J Psychiatry. 2008 Jan;53(1):61-7.

Redwood-Campbell L, Ouellette V, Rouleau K, Pottie K, Lemire F. lnternational Health Committee and College of Family Physicians of Canada  lnternational health and Canadian family practice: relevant to me, is it? Can Fam Physician. 2007 Apr;53(4):600-2,608-105.

Book Chapters

Donald Cole, Lori Hanson, Katherine D. Rouleau, Kevin Pottie and Neil Arya. Teaching Global Health Ethics. In: Andrew Pinto & Ross E. Upshur, editor(s). An Introduction to Global Health Ethics. Routledge; 2013. p. 148-158.


Rouleau K, Ponka D, Arya N, Couturier F, Siedlecki B, Redwood-Campbell L, Lemire F. The Besrour Ceonferences: Collaborating to strengthen global family medicine. Canadian Family Physician. 2015 Jul;61(7):578-81.

Raza D, Rashid M, Redwood-Campbell L, Rouleau K, Berger P. A moral duty: why Canada’s cuts to refugee health must be reversed. Canadian Family Physician. 2012 Jul. Can Fam Physician. 2012 Jul;58(7):728-9, e365-7. Impact Factor 1.403.

Pakes BN, Philpott J, Redwood-Campbell L and Rouleau K. Toronto’s G20 one year later: Missed opportunity for a Canadian contribution to global health. Can Fam Physician. 2011 Jun;57(6):650-1. Impact Factor 1.403.

Rouleau K, Redwood-Campbell L. lnternational development and humanitarian aid: in times of economic crisis, should Canada maintain its spending? Can Fam Physician. 2009 Jun;55(6): 575-7.

Pottie K, Redwood-Campbell L, Rouleau K, Ouellette  V, Lemire F. Degrees of engagement:  Family physicians and global health. Can Fam Physician. 2007 Nov;53(11 ):1853-7, 1866-70.

Pottie K, Redwood-Campbell L, Rouleau, K.  Ouellette V, Lemire F. Degrees of engagement. Family physicians and global health. Can Fam. Physician. 2007 Nov;53(11):1853-70, 1866-70.

Redwood-Campbell L, Ouellette V, Rouleau K, Pottie K., Lemire F. “International health and Canadian family practice: relevant to me, is it?”. Can. Fam. Physician. 2007 Apr;53(4):600-2, 608-612.