Canadian Medical Association

As a physician, you have an unique perspective on Canada’s health care system and the health issues affecting Canadians. Whether you’re currently treating patients or have retired from the medical profession, we want your voice to be heard. Your CMA membership gives you many ways to get involved, from grassroots advocacy initiatives to national conversations on pivotal health topics.

Not a CMA member? 

If you’re a new physician, get 50% off your CMA membership fee during your first year of practice. Membership is free if you’re retired.

You must be a member of your PTMA to join the CMA. See fee schedule here.


Make the most of your membership

CMA membership gets you exclusive discounts on clinical tools and software.

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Professional development

Professional development courses from the Physician Leadership Institute help you develop valuable skills in leadership, communication and business management.

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Clinical resources

Support your practice and grow your knowledge with access to a vast collection of clinical resources included with your CMA membership — including DynaMed, ClinicalKey and the CPS Mobile App — a value of more than $2,500 a year.

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Clinical search assistance

Have a clinical question and not sure where to start your search? CMA members get access to expert search assistance through Ask a Librarian.

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