RDoC’s liaisons represent their fellow resident doctors at over 80 committees run by our national stakeholders. These volunteers are key to bringing the resident perspective to these tables and for advocating on behalf of all resident doctors in Canada.
Select an organization below to view liaison representation opportunities.
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 Internal Medicine Program Directors (CAIMPD)
CAIMPD is a nationwide group of Internal Medicine Program Directors who advocate on issues pertinent to all Internal Medicine residents.
Canadian Post-M.D. Education Registry (CAPER)
CAPER is the central repository for statistical information on postgraduate medical 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.
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 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.
Future of Medical Education in Canada Postgraduate Project (FMEC PG)
FMEC PG was the second in a series of projects funded by Health Canada to create a vision for producing the types of physicians Canadians need, now and in the future.
Junior Doctors Network (JDN)
The JDN is made up of junior doctors who independently join the World Medical Association (WMA) as Associate Members.
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.