Canadian Medical Assocation

Accrediting Canada’s medical schools

CACMS works closely with the U.S. Liaison Committee on Medial Education to accredit medical schools in Canada. CACMS ensures all Canadian medical programs meet national standards and prepare students fully for the next phase of their training.

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Supporting continuing professional development

We're participants in and funders of the Future of Medical Education-Continuing Professional Development Project, which aims to create a pan-Canadian professional development system that promotes health care innovation and quality improvement.

Weighing in on important issues in medical education

A number of CMA policies cover topics related to medical education, including our policies on flexibility in medical training, rural and remote practice issues, and physician resource planning.