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Medicine’s Culture Changers

April 26, 2022

CFMS celebrates physicians who are contributing to a safe and supportive learning environment for medical students across Canada OTTAWA, ONTARIO – April 26, 2022 – The Canadian Federation of Medical Students (CFMS) is pleased to announce its annual Culture Changers Campaign on National Physician’s… [Read more]

Statement on Tender Process for Resident Matching Services

February 9, 2022

AFMC serves as the buying agent to our Faculties of Medicine in contracting and supplying a resident matching service for four national residency matches annually; the current supplier agreement is reaching its fifth year. Following review, the AFMC Board confirmed the need to put the resident… [Read more]

Virtual interviews for the 2023 Medicine Subspecialty Match, Pediatric Subspecialty Match and Family Medicine, Enhanced Skills Match

November 3 2021

The Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada’s Board of Directors has decided that all interviews taking place in the fall of 2022 for the 2023 Medicine Subspecialty Match, Pediatric Subspecialty Match and Family Medicine, Enhanced Skills Match will be in a virtual format including those for… [Read more]

Eligibility for the Canadian Residency Match as of July 1, 2025

November 2

In alignment with the timing of the change in accreditation status of Canadian medical schools, the AFMC Board of Directors has approved that the reference to the LCME be removed from the 2006 Board approved motion, which would now read Be it resolved by the AFMC Board of Directors that… [Read more]

The Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada levels the playing field and launches CANPREPP, an online portal where medical students can discover Canadian residency programs

November 1 2021

Ottawa, Ontario (November 02, 2021) – Building on the success of last year, the Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada (AFMC) launches the new and improved version of Canada’s Portal for Residency Program Promotion (CANPREPP), an online portal where medical students can discover and… [Read more]