Family Medicine

Postgraduate

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 2019-Schedule (Mandatory)

Saturday, June 15, 2019 - Advances in Labour and Risk Management (ALARM)
Sunday, June 16, 2019 - Advances in Labour and Risk Management (ALARM)
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - Family Medicine Residency Program Orientation - Day 1
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - Family Medicine Residency Program Orientation - Day 2
Thursday, June 20, 2019 - Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)
Friday, June 21, 2019 - Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)
Monday, June 24, 2019 - Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - PGME Orientation with Eastern Health
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - Eastern & Nunavut Stream Family Medicine/Care of the Elderly Orientation
Friday, June 28, 2019 - Shadowing
     

*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).