2015

Syrian refugee settlement resources for physicians

Syrian refugee settlement resources for physicians

The CMA website now includes a page of Syrian refugee settlement resources for physicians, recommended by the Canadian Doctors for Refugee Care, in collaboration with the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Canadian Paediatric Society.

Call for Nominations

Call for Nominations

Resident Doctors of Canada (RDoC) is now seeking nominations for its 2015 Awards. Through its Awards Program, RDoC honours individuals who have contributed to improving various elements of the lives of resident doctors in Canada.

RDoC @ FMF 2015

RDoC @ FMF 2015

We participated in multiple sessions at Family Medicine Forum in Toronto that focused on the development of our resiliency curriculum.

Residents threaten strike action in England

Residents threaten strike action in England

The National Health Service (NHS) in England faces massive disruptions as medical residents there have threatened to withdraw services. RDoC President Dr. Thomas McLaughlin spoke to the CMA about the situation.

New CAPER Fact Sheet

New CAPER Fact Sheet

Fact sheet focuses on average time to complete postgraduate training.

RDoC @ ICRE 2015

RDoC @ ICRE 2015

We participated in multiple sessions that focused on the development of our resiliency curriculum at the ICRE Conference in Vancouver.

RDoC @ CENTILE Conference 2015

RDoC @ CENTILE Conference 2015

We provided an update on the development of our resiliency curriculum at the CENTILE Conference in Washington, D.C.

RDoC @ CCPH 2015

RDoC @ CCPH 2015

Our resiliency curriculum was the focus of our participation in the 2015 Canadian Conference on Physician Health.

MCC Releases 2014-2015 Annual Report

MCC Releases 2014-2015 Annual Report

The report includes a message from exiting Council President Ms. Nancy MacBeth and outlines the various activities of Council from April 1, 2014 to March 31, 2015.

“The Doctor Can See You Now”

“The Doctor Can See You Now”

See how Dr. Doris Mitchell and two other NOSM graduates have become models for innovative rural health care throughout the world.

Diversity among doctors

Diversity among doctors

Maclean’s writer Cathy Gulli shows how students with disabilities are finding their place in medical schools—and beyond

NOSM Celebrates 10 Years

NOSM Celebrates 10 Years

RDoC would like to congratulate the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) on turning 10 this year!

2015 Power List Released

2015 Power List Released

Past and present RDoC executive members included in list of Canada’s 50 most important doctors and 20 Doctors to Watch.

New CAPER Fact Sheet

New CAPER Fact Sheet

Fact sheet focuses on specialty trends in postgraduate medical education.

Research Papers selected by JGME/Royal College

Research Papers selected by JGME/Royal College

Selected research papers of several current and recent committee and liaison volunteers to be presented at upcoming International Conference of Residency Education (ICRE) in October 2015.

Resident Doctors of Canada Announces 2015/16 Board of Directors

Resident Doctors of Canada Announces 2015/16 Board of Directors

Resident Doctors of Canada today announced the election of its 2015/16 Board of Directors. The 20-member Board represents more than 9,000 resident physicians in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, the Maritime Provinces and Newfoundland.

Timing of the CCFP Spring 2016 examination

Timing of the CCFP Spring 2016 examination

CFPC has confirmed that the Spring 2016 Certification Examination in Family Medicine will take place on April 14th-17th, 2016, two weeks prior to the MCCQEII examination.

Fall 2015 MCCQE Part II Exam Capacity

Fall 2015 MCCQE Part II Exam Capacity

RDoC has been informed by our resident members that exam capacity has been reached for Canadian graduate first­‐time takers for the fall 2015 Medical Council of Canada Qualifying Examination (MCCQE) Part II in English.

RDoC @ CCME 2015

RDoC @ CCME 2015

The Canadian Conference on Medical Education (CCME) is the premier medical education conference in Canada. The 2015 conference was held in Vancouver on April 25-28, 2015 and featured a number of residents presenting or speaking at various sessions.