RDoC collaborates with the following national medical stakeholders on issues affecting Canada’s health care system, medical education, licensing, wellness, and more.

Read more about each organization below and visit their website for additional information.

Association of Faculties of Medicine in Canada (AFMC)

The AFMC represents Canada’s 17 faculties of medicine and is the national voice of academic medicine.

Canadian Association of Medical Educators (CAME)

CAME is a grassroots organization created for medical educators, by medical educators.

Canadian Post-M.D. Education Registry (CAPER)

CAPER is the central repository for statistical information on postgraduate medical education in Canada.

Canadian Resident Matching Service (CaRMS)

CaRMS provides an application and matching service for entry into postgraduate medical training throughout Canada.

Canadian Federation of Medical Students (CFMS)

CFMS is a national organization that represents over 8,000 medical students attending 14 Canadian medical schools.

Choosing Wisely Canada (CWC)

Choosing Wisely Canada (CWC) is a campaign to help clinicians and patients engage in conversations about unnecessary tests and treatments and make smart and effective choices to ensure high-quality care.

College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC)

The CFPC establishes standards for the training, certification, and lifelong education of family physicians and for advocating on their behalf.

Canadian Medical Association (CMA)

The CMA is a national, voluntary association of physicians that advocates on behalf of its members and the public for access to high-quality healthcare, and provides leadership and guidance to physicians.

Canadian Medical Forum (CMF)

The CMF is a forum of medical organizations including: AFMC, RDoC, CFMS, CMA, FMRAC, MCC, the Royal College, and SRPC.

Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA)

The CMPA is a mutual defense organization for physicians who practice in Canada.

Federation of Medical Regulatory Authorities of Canada (FMRAC)

FMRAC is a national association of provincial and territorial medical regulatory authorities.

Medical Council of Canada (MCC)

The MCC is responsible for promoting a uniform standard of qualification to practice medicine for all physicians across Canada.

The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

The Royal College is a national, professional association established in 1929 by a special Act of Parliament to oversee postgraduate medical education.

Society of Rural Physicians of Canada (SRPC)

SRPC provides leadership for rural physicians and promotes sustainable conditions and equitable health care for rural communities.