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2017

CAPER Interactive Maps

CAPER Interactive Maps

CAPER has posted a set of new interactive maps that show where physicians locate in Canada following postgraduate training.

Royal College Exam Updates

Royal College Exam Updates

Updates to the Colorectal Surgery, Forensic Psychiatry, Neuropathology, and Neurology examination formats for 2018.

New CAPER Fact Sheet

New CAPER Fact Sheet

A new fact sheet on trends in family medicine training is now available.

New CAPER paper

New CAPER paper

CAPER has recently posted a short paper on Tracking postgraduate medical trainees through practice on their website.

Royal College Exam Updates

Royal College Exam Updates

Updates to the Diagnostic Radiology, Dermatology, Hematology, Neuroradiology, and Palliative Medicine examination formats for 2017-18.

Royal College Exam Update

Royal College Exam Update

An update to the Diagnostic Radiology examination format for 2018 has been announced.

New CAPER Report

New CAPER Report

CAPER’s 2016-17 Census report is now available.

2016-2017 Annual Report

2016-2017 Annual Report

The report includes a message from our Past President Dr. Kimberly Williams and it outlines the various activities of RDoC from July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017.

Royal College Exam Updates

Royal College Exam Updates

Updates to the Cardiology (Adult), Hematology, Medical Oncology, and Public Health and Preventive Medicine examination formats for 2017.

Call for Volunteers: Update

Call for Volunteers: Update

RDoC wants to thank all residents who submitted a volunteer application during the recent Call for Volunteers.

New CAPER Fact Sheet

New CAPER Fact Sheet

A new fact sheet on Specialty trends in Canadian postgraduate medical education is now available.

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING – 2017

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING – 2017

Resident of Doctors of Canada will be holding its Annual General Meeting on Saturday, June 10, 2017 in Vancouver.

RDoC @ CCME 2017

RDoC @ CCME 2017

The 2017 conference will be held in Winnipeg, Manitoba on April 29-May 2, 2017 and feature a number of residents presenting or speaking at various sessions.

New CAPER Fact Sheet

New CAPER Fact Sheet

A new fact sheet on Trends in first year trainees in Canadian postgraduate medical education is now available.

Second-round of Joule Innovation grants now open

Second-round of Joule Innovation grants now open

Canadian Medical Association (CMA) company Joule has opened its second round of grants seeking promising physician-led ventures designed to innovate and revolutionize health care in Canada.

RDoC is on the move!

RDoC is on the move!

On March 6, 2017, Resident Doctors of Canada is moving to a new location.

New CAPER Report

New CAPER Report

A new report on Trends in Transfers within Canadian Postgraduate Training is now available.

Resident Awareness 2017

Resident Awareness 2017

Read RDoC President Dr. Kimberly Williams’ celebratory message & outline of activities.

Royal College Exam Updates

Royal College Exam Updates

Updates to the Anesthesiology, Dermatology, and Respirology (Pediatric) examination formats for 2017.

New CAPER Data Table

New CAPER Data Table

A new data table on Physician opportunities in Canada is now available.

2016

RDoC holiday office closure

RDoC holiday office closure

The RDoC office will be closed for the holidays beginning December 21, 2016, reopening on January 3, 2017 at 8:00 ET. Happy Holidays!

Coming soon: Competency-By-Design

Coming soon: Competency-By-Design

It is an exciting time in Canada’s medical education community as we prepare for the official launch of competency-based medical education (CBME). On July 1st, 2017, residents entering Otolaryngology/ENT and Anesthesia programs will be the first cohort to complete their training under Competency-By-Design (CBD).

Call for Nominations

Call for Nominations

Resident Doctors of Canada (RDoC) is now seeking nominations for its 2016 Awards. Through its Awards Program, RDoC honours individuals who have contributed to improving various elements of the lives of resident doctors in Canada.

Royal College Exam Updates

Royal College Exam Updates

Updates to the Adolescent Medicine, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation examination formats for 2017.

2015-2016 Annual Report

2015-2016 Annual Report

The report includes a message from our Past President Dr. Thomas McLaughlin and it outlines the various activities of RDoC from July 1, 2015 – June 30, 2016.

RDoC Office closed for Remembrance Day

RDoC Office closed for Remembrance Day

The RDoC Office will be closed for Remembrance Day on Friday, November 11, 2016. We will re-open for regular business hours on Monday, November 14, 2016.

RDoC @ FMF 2016

RDoC @ FMF 2016

RDoC is proud to be taking part in the Family Medicine Forum (FMF) this year, from November 9 – 12, 2016 in Vancouver, British Columbia.

New CAPER Fact Sheet

New CAPER Fact Sheet

A new fact sheet on sources of funding in postgraduate training is now available.

MCCQE Part II Preparatory Resources

MCCQE Part II Preparatory Resources

The Medical Council of Canada (MCC) has posted a set of information and resources for candidates preparing for the fall MCCQE Part II.

Royal College Exam Updates

Royal College Exam Updates

Updates to the Anatomical Pathology, General Pathology Medicine, and Medical Microbiology examination formats for 2016.

70TH WORLD HEALTH ASSEMBLY

70TH WORLD HEALTH ASSEMBLY

The Government of Canada is offering, once more, the opportunity for a Canadian youth to attend the world health assembly as part of the Canadian delegation and to observe the workings of this specialised agency of the United Nations.

New CAPER reports

New CAPER reports

Provincial and specialty specific reports based on the 2015-16 census of postgraduate trainees have been posted on the CAPER website.

Royal College Exam Updates

Royal College Exam Updates

Updates to the Gynecologic Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Geriatric Medicine, and Infectious Diseases Medicine examination formats for 2016.

Royal College Exam Updates

Royal College Exam Updates

Updates to the Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Neonatal Perinatal Medicine, Pediatric Radiology, Respirology (Adult) Examination formats.

New CAPER Fact Sheet

New CAPER Fact Sheet

A new fact sheet on gender trends in postgraduate training is now available.

Annual General Meeting – 2016

Annual General Meeting – 2016

Resident of Doctors of Canada will be holding its Annual General Meeting on Saturday, June 11, 2016 in Winnipeg.

RDoC @ CCME 2016

RDoC @ CCME 2016

The 2016 conference will be held in Montréal, Québec on April 16-19 2016 and feature a number of residents presenting or speaking at various sessions.

2016 MCCQE Part II Update from MCC

2016 MCCQE Part II Update from MCC

An update about the selection process for PGY-1 candidates for the spring 2016 MCCQE Part II, and the upcoming application process for all candidates for the fall 2016 MCCQE Part II.

RDoC Releases new Position Paper on Entry Disciplines

RDoC Releases new Position Paper on Entry Disciplines

RDoC has developed a formal position and national advocacy approach to address and influence changes in education delivery that align with patient needs and support learner transitions across the education continuum and into practice.

RDoC On Campus

RDoC On Campus

On Saturday, March 19, 2016, RDoC and the Professional Association of Residents of Newfoundland & Labrador (PARNL) will host an on-campus event for residents.

OpED: Physician, heal thyself

OpED: Physician, heal thyself

The Vancouver Sun on the importance of resiliency training to prevent burnout in resident doctors.

New CAPER Fact Sheet

New CAPER Fact Sheet

Fact sheet focuses on visa trainees in Canadian postgraduate medical training.

ARFM Task Force Releases Policy Paper

ARFM Task Force Releases Policy Paper

The publication describes the current status of how medical education, practice and policies are meeting the needs of Canadians living in rural and remote areas.

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.

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 @ 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.

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.