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2024 CFMS Spring General Meeting

vancouver, bc / april 11-13, 2024

Event details

    Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
    900 Georgia St., Vancouver BC, V6C 2W6

  • DATE
    April 11-13, 2024

    Dress Code: Business attire for meetings, fancy casual for social events.

What is the Spring General Meeting?

As per 2024 the Spring General Meeting (SGM) is part of the Canadian Medical Student Conference (CMSC). The CMSC is an opportunity for Canadian medical students to get together and discuss important issues pertaining to medical education, advocacy, global health, wellness, and more. Join the conversation, get involved — we want to hear from you!

The CMSC 2024 places an emphasis on medical education, healthcare advocacy and communities of practice. Each day will be highly engaging filled with keynote speakers, panels, small group discussions, activities, partner booths, networking opportunities, and more! With CMSC registration, you will also have access to all ICAM meetings and events from April 11-15.

CMSC Agenda Outline

Thursday April 11

  • Afternoon / evening pre-conference activities

  • Networking opportunities

  • CFMS Board of Directors meet & greet

Friday April 12

  • CFMS Board of Directors Welcome

  • Panels and keynote speakers

  • CMSC Small Group Sessions

  • CFMS-CPAMD Humanitarian Award Ceremony

Saturday April 13

  • CFMS Spring General Meeting

  • CQMSA Annual General Meeting

  • CMSC Small Group Sessions & Panels

  • CFMS-MDFM Leadership Award Presentation

  • Networking and raffle prizes

This overview is a draft and may change, as finalized agenda will become available closer to the event date.

Registration information

How can I register?

Registration for SGM is part of the CMSC registration. More information and Registration can be found here

Please direct any registration inquiries to [email protected]

Hotel Partners (through ICAM)

Travel Funding

To better ensure funding is allocated with our core organizational priority of equity at the forefront, the CFMS-MD Travel Equity Fund was established to replace the CFMS-MDFM Travel Awards. Click here for more information.

To be eligible for this fund, you must opt-in during registration and follow the CFMS Travel Policy linked here.


Resolutions must be received by the CFMS SGM Chair, by e-mail at [email protected] on or before Thursday March 28th, 2024 at 12:00 am midnight EST to be pre-circulated to SGM delegates via our website. Additional written resolutions may be tabled if emailed to the SGM Chair by Thursday April 4th, 2024 at 6:00pm EST.

Based on the total number of resolutions received, there is no guarantee that resolutions will be given agenda time at the SGM but every reasonable effort will be made to do so. Business will end promptly as scheduled in the agenda, and remaining resolutions will be referred to the CFMS Board for consideration.

Please note that, as determined by the General Assembly at SGM 2014, any proposed motion that includes spending of $1000 or more must be submitted to the CFMS at least 14 days in advance of SGM, i.e. by Thursday, March 28th, 2024 at 12:00 am midnight EST.

Important Documents

Meeting Information

Board Reports

Board Member Reports


Resolution 1

Supporting Documents

Resolution 2

Supporting Documents

Resolution 3

Supporting Documents