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An open letter to refugees has been written by Canadian Medical Students.  Please click here.

The CaRMS 2016 R-1 Match Reports are now available. For lots of interesting statistics about the Match, please click here.

Call for Applicants – CFMS Travel Awards

John Gallinger, CaRMS CEO, was present at CCME 2016 to offer us insight into the 2016 Edition of the R-1 Match. If you’re interested in the details of his presentation (including lots of statistics about unmatched students and the competitiveness of the match), please click here.

Represent Canada at the IFMSA General Assembly in Puebla, Mexico

Apply to be one of the CFMS National Exchange Officers (NEO)!

After months of internal development, the CFMS is proud to announce the release of our new website. We’ve heard from a number of our members that our previous website has been slow and difficult to navigate, and our new site aims to address many of these problems. A few of our new features are listed below:

The Catholic Centre for Immigrants and the University of Ottawa are proud to host the 2016 National Summer Institute in Refugee Health, presented by the WHO Collaborating Centre on Technology Assessment and Health Equity and the Canadian Collaboration for Immigrant and Refugee Health. This exciting one-week leadership program is designed for medical students and international medical graduates seeking valuable experience in cross cultural communication skills, PTSD and medical expertise, and leading community service learning programs. For more information, please see the attachment.

Once again this year, the CMA will be offering a first or second year CFMS student member the chance to complete an internship at their head office in Ottawa.

Join us in Montreal QC for the CFMS Spring General Meeting, in conjunction with the Canadian Conference on Medical Education, April 15-16, 2016!