Family Medicine


Welcome to Family Medicine at Memorial!


The postgraduate program in Family Medicine at Memorial University has been approved and accredited by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. It provides eligibility for residents to sit the certification exam in Family Medicine.

Our comprehensive two year program has been developed to train physicians for urban, rural and remote practice, using the unique medical and geographic characteristics of Newfoundland and Labrador, New Brunswick, and Nunavut.

Orientation 2020-Schedule (Mandatory)

*Orientation Dates Subject to Change - Dates Will Be Finalized Late Fall 2019

Saturday, June 13, 2020 - Friday, June 26, 2020
*BCLS is mandatory in order to do ACLS

Goal of Residency Training

"To develop professional competence to the level of a physician ready to begin practice in the specialty of Family Medicine."
Alignment Sub-Committee of the Triple C Compentency-based Curriculum Task Force, November 2011

Residents in our program are members of the Professional Association of Residents of Newfoundland and Labrador (PARNL).