Faculty A-Z

Wendy Graham

Associate Professor

Family Medicine

709-695-4676 (Clinic)


Western Stream

HPV manuscript published on Biomed Central website. See the manuscript here.

Research Interest

Rural Medicine
Medical Education
Primary Healthcare Research
Health Policy
Woman’s Health


Certificate of the College of Family Physicians of Canada

Family Medicine Residency
Memorial University of Newfoundland

Doctor of Medicine
Memorial University of Newfoundland

Bachelor of Medical Science
Memorial University of Newfoundland

Bachelor of Science (First Class)
Major: Behavioral Neuroscience
Memorial University of Newfoundland

Other credentials: Advanced Trauma and Life Support

Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Advances in Labour & Risk Management

Advanced Airway Management

Neonatal Resuscitation Program

Pediatric Advanced Life Support


Undergraduate Medical Education
Core medical students years 1-4
Electives and Selectives

Postgraduate Medical Education
Family Medicine Postgraduate Year 1 and Postgraduate Year 2
Care of the Elderly
Palliative Care

Interdisciplinary Education of other disciplines
Nurse Practitioner training, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Dietetics...

Student Supervision
Graduate - PhD Thesis Committee for a project “Health Narratives from Small Coastal Communities in Newfoundland: Understanding the Issues and Informing Health Care Delivery”.

Other – Supervision of Undergraduate, nursing, and Medical Student Summer Project.


Peer-Reviewed Journal Article
Worrall G, Kettle A, Graham W, Hutchinson J. Postdated Versus Usual Delayed Antibiotic Prescriptions in Primary Care. Canadian Family Physician Vol. 56, No. 10, October 2010

Book Chapter
Graham W. Rural areas: Valuable learning contexts for medical students. In Chater AB, Rourke J, Couper ID, Strasser RP, Reid S (eds.) WONCA Rural Medical Education Guidebook. World Organization of Family Doctors (WONCA): WONCA Working Party on Rural Practice, 2014. www.globalfamilyldoctor.com

Honours and Awards

2014 Newfoundland & Labrador Community Preceptor of the Year
Awarded by the graduating class of the Faculty of Medicine for outstanding teaching to the students during their clerkship

2010 Newfoundland & Labrador Community Preceptor of the Year

2008 Award of Excellence – College of Family Physicians of Canada NL Chapter
“Outstanding Teaching & Excellence in Clinical Practice”

2006 Newfoundland & Labrador Community Preceptor of the Year
Hospital Affiliation
Dr. Charles L. LeGrow Health Centre, Port aux Basques, NL - 1999- Present
Western Health - Dr. Charles L. LeGrow Health Centre

In the Media

6for 6: A Research Skills Program for Rural and Remote Doctors

WONCA (World Organization of Family Doctors)

Leadership Activity

Board of Directors
Newfoundland & Labrador medical Association (NLMA) 2006 – 2008 and 2013 – Present

President NLMA 2014- 2015

Numerous Working Groups & Committees of the NLMA/CMA involving Health Promotion, wellness, Primary Healthcare Reform, Governance & Health Policy

Physician Management Institute Leadership Modules
Dollars & Sense
Conflict Resolution & Negotiation
Managing People Effectively
Developing & Leading System Improvement (Quality Improvement)