News & Resources

All the latest news and resources in one easy to search space for students, residents, and faculty members.

From researching career opportunities, to interviews with alumni, we aim to provide you with valuable tools and content for every stage of your medical education.

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Virtual Interview Handbook for Programs

Virtual Interview Handbook for Applicants

Canadian Residency Virtual Promotion Guide

Marketing Toolkit for CANPREPP Promotion

What's New?

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The Big Move 4 — I Moved In, Now What?

You’ve unpacked the essentials, what happens now? If you do not already have friends or acquaintances in your new community you may find creating new relationships is a great way to help you settle in. 

The Big Move 3 — Making Things Easier

Moving is hard on everyone — whether it is just you, your spouse, your kids, or even the pets! Here are some ways to make moving easier and hopefully more fun.

The Big Move 2 — The Residency Checklists

We know it can be confusing trying to keep straight all of the things that need to be done before your residency. All 17 faculties of medicine have differing requirements and there are unique provincial requirements but not to worry — we are here to help.

Getting to know you better!

Are you a Canadian Medical Graduate interested in winning prizes and helping CANPREPP serve future students better? You’ve come to the right place. 

The Big Move 1 — The Moving Checklist

What’s your moving style? Budgeting the big move. Finding a place to live. Planning your new space. How are you feeling?

Unmatched: What Now?

If you did not match in this year's CaRMS first round, you still have options. We have compiled some resources from various sources to help you through this process.

Getting ready for virtual interviews!

As virtual interviews approach, check out these great interview resources from AFMC, CFMS, and the University of Alberta.

Randomized List of Programs

The Program Directory page now randomly sorts the list of program pages for site visitors to browse.

Calendar Button on Each Program Page

Each program page now has a calendar button that directs to a pre-filtered calendar view of events for that faculty.

Populating “Program Information to Come” Pages

Programs are updating their pages as new content becomes available. Check back on pages that previously had “Program information to come”.

Important Dates

Upcoming milestones and deadlines for the R1 Residency Match can be found here.

Over 500 Events Currently Listed on the Calendar

Programs update the calendar as events become available.

Improved Filter Functionality

New filter options are available on the Program Directory page for a more customized browsing experience.

Canadian Residency Virtual Guide

In response to these needs, AFMC has developed the Canadian Residency Virtual Promotion Guide that outlines general guidelines that pertain to virtual program promotion and applicant engagement for the 2021 R1 match cycle.

Marketing Toolkit for CANPREPP Promotion

In order to spread the word to students, we have provided a suite of assets that can be used to promote CANPREPP on a variety of platforms.

New Virtual Interview Handbook for Programs

A virtual interview handbook for programs is now available to assist with the transition to virtual interview for the 2021 residency match. The handbooks were created by a working group of the AFMC Resident Matching Committee (ARMC), which included learners, PG deans and Program Directors.

New Virtual Handbook for Applicants

A virtual interview handbook for applicants is now available to assist with the transition to virtual interview for the 2021 residency match. The handbooks were created by a working group of the AFMC Resident Matching Committee (ARMC), which included learners, PG deans and Program Directors.