WONCA is an unusual, yet convenient acronym comprising the first five initials of the World Organization of National Colleges, Academies and Academic Associations of General Practitioners/Family Physicians.
WONCA's short name is World Organization of Family Doctors.
Rio de Janeiro , Brazil
Professor Barbara Starfield championed the value and need of strong primary health care systems worldwide. This collection emphasizes the case for primary care and includes a number of Barbara Starfield's own articles as well as other key related material.
15 Jun-18 Jun, 2016
02 Nov-06 Nov, 2016
World Family Doctor Day 2016 celebrated worldwide
From the President: Family medicine in the Middle East
From the CEO: new website, Rio and more
Rural Roundup: Rabia Afridi in collaboration with Sameena Shah
Policy Bite: can you measure quality?
Rural Health Stories – a Pakistan example, Dr Sanam Shah
WONCA Mental Health Consultancy in Moldova
WONCA announces 2016 global five star doctor award to Atai Omoruto
Latest from the WONCA president
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(for individuals and organizations)
Find out about our global conferences
Standards, Guidebooks and more
For individuals and organizations
WONCA statements on a variety of issues
Evidence on the value of primary health care
Resources that help with clinical practice