All Announcements

  • CaRMS Leadership Award
    Published Thu Oct 5th 2017

    Residents are eligible to apply for the Sandra Banner Student Award for Leadership.  Its purpose is to encourage the development of future leaders in medicine through public recognition and financial support of leadership activities. It is awarded annually to one undergraduate medical student and one postgraduate medical trainee demonstrating an interest in and an aptitude for leadership. Learn more abou...

  • Congratulations
    Published Tue Sep 26th 2017

    Congratulations to Dr. Damon Dagnone, who has been selected as this year's recipient of the Principal's Educational Leadership Award.  Dr. Dagnone is the Faculty Lead for the CBME initiative and has overseen the tranistion to a competency-based curriculum for all Queen's specialty residency programs.

  • CBME Faculty Development Modules
    Published Wed Aug 30th 2017

    Register today for a variety of modules designed to support faculty during the transition to CBME in collaboration with the Office of Faculty Development and content experts from many PGME programs.  Information is available at

  • Wellness Resources
    Published Mon Jul 17th 2017

    Stressed about residency?  Need to talk?  Dr. Melissa Andrew is the Director of Resident Affairs and is available to meet with residents to discuss a variety of issues.  Learn more about her role here:

  • CBME Central Drop-In
    Published Wed May 31st 2017

    Representatives will be available to answer your CBME-related questions at the CBME Central drop-in location in Bracken Library.  It is open from 8:30am-4:30pm each weekday from June 1 until July 14, 2017, and is located in Room 121 of Bracken Health Sciences Library in Botterell Hall (18 Stuart St).  MedTech CBME demos are also available.

  • Congratulations!
    Published Mon Mar 6th 2017

    We wish to extend our congratulations to everyone who matched to Queen's this year.  A welcome email has been sent to you and if you have any questions at all, please contact us at  We are looking forward to seeing you in July!

  • Office Closure
    Published Mon Feb 13th 2017

    The PGME Office will be closed on Tuesday, February 14th from 9:30am-1:00pm so that staff can attend a mandatory human resources session.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

  • CBME Town Hall
    Published Tue Nov 22nd 2016

    A video of the recent CBME Town Hall is now available.  Watch it here:

  • Resident Discounts
    Published Fri Sep 9th 2016

    Residents and students are invited to register for many programs offered through the Queen’s Office of Continuing Professional Development for a discounted rate! Use promo code PROGRAM90 when registering online, and you will be offered the discounted rate is $90 for upcoming programs where discounts apply. Upcoming Fall Educational Programs Pediatrics Update 2016Wed Sep 28th 2016, 12:00pm - 4:30pm | Don...

  • CBME Webinar Series
    Published Wed Jul 27th 2016

    The Royal college CBME Webinar Series:  Please join us for group viewing of one or all of the following webinars that are designed to engage the international community in exploring various models and approaches to CBME. Webinars will be facilitated by local experts for a 30-minute presentation immediately followed by a 30-minute Q&A session beginning at 8:00 am*. Group viewings will continue for an additional...

  • Educational Research Series
    Published Tue Jul 26th 2016

    Faculty Development Educational Research Series.  Please join us for one or all of a seven-part educational research series co-sponsored by The Centre for Teaching & Learning, Office of Faculty Development - Faculty of Health Sciences, Office of Health Sciences Education, and the Vice Principal (Research). Educational research, also referred to as the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, is the study of how w...

  • Welcome to new residents!
    Published Mon Jun 27th 2016

    We are pleased to welcome our incoming residents and clinical fellows as the newest members of the postgraduate community.  If you have any questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to contact the PGME Office at or call us at 613.533.2543.

  • Postgraduate Wellness Resources
    Published Mon Jun 27th 2016

    Residents and clinical fellows are reminded that there are a variety of wellness resources available, both within the School of Medicine and Queen's University.  For further information, please go to

  • Faculty Development Research Series
    Published Thu Apr 21st 2016

    Residents are invited to register for one or all of a seven-part educational research series co-sponsored by the Centre for Teaching and Learning, Office of Faculty Development - Faculty of Health Sciences, Office of Health Sciences Education, and the Vice Principal (Research).  Educational research, also referred to as the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, is the study of how we teach and how students learn.&...

  • Resident Discounts
    Published Tue Apr 19th 2016

    Residents are eligible to receive a special discount on programming offered by the Office of Continuing and Professional Development.  Residents can use Promo Code: program90 to register for many CPD programs at a discounted rate of $90:  Apr 22 -  Dermatology DayApr 28 -  Metamorphosis   May 11 - 3rd Annual Department of Medicine Day  More information can be found on the C...

  • Notary Available
    Published Mon Apr 18th 2016

    Residents who competing their CPSO applications for independent practice must have those applications signed by a Commissioner or Notary Public.  Nicholas Snider is based in the Postgraduate Medical Education Office and holds an appointment as a Notary Public.  He is able to see residents to assist with their applications.  Please contact him at to make an appointment.

  • Rotation Schedules
    Published Mon Apr 18th 2016

    Rotation schedules for the next two years are available on the PGME website at  Also available on this page is a list of important dates for each year.

  • Mentorship Opportunity
    Published Thu Feb 11th 2016

    Queen’s Medicine Mentorship Program is inviting residents and faculty to become new mentors.This program is designed to foster community and provide opportunities for medical students across all four years to connect with residents and faculty outside of the classroom or clinic settings. If you would like more information or are interested in becoming a mentor, please view the attached document or contact We...

  • Video Challenge for Applicants
    Published Tue Feb 9th 2016

    The Canadian Resident Matching Service (CaRMS) is excited to announce the launch of the 2016 Match Moments Video Challenge and we would once again like to ask for your organization’s assistance promoting this contest to your membership.Match Day for the R-1 Main Residency Match will take place on March 2, 2016. As you know, for medical students this day is the culmination of years of hard work and tough decisions...

  • CBME Approval
    Published Wed Jan 20th 2016

    Queen’s University School of Medicine announced today that it will play a leading role in the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada’s Competence by Design medical education program. As of July 2017, all incoming Queen’s residents will start their training using a Competency Based Medical Education (CBME) model.“One of the pillars of our strategic plan is to advance new way...

  • ICRE: The Body Electric
    Published Fri Dec 11th 2015

    The Body Electric is the annual digital art exhibit showcased during the International Conference on Residency Education.  Congratulations to Elizabeth King, Program Assistant in the Department of Pediatrics, whose work was selected for inclusion in this year's exhibit.  More information on The Body Electric, including a video showcasing the artwork is available online.

  • CaRMS Leadership Award
    Published Fri Nov 20th 2015

    CaRMS is now accepting applications for the 2016 Sandra Banner Student Award for Leadership (SBSAL).  The award is accompanied by funding to support each learner’s proposed leadership activities and will again be presented at the annual CaRMS Forum during the Canadian Conference on Medical Education. Students and residents enrolled full-time in a Canadian medical education program and residing in Canada can ...

  • HealthAchieve 2015
    Published Thu Oct 15th 2015

    Your Future Starts Here.  Register Today for HealthAchieve – Special Student Pricing Available. We’re pleased to announce that registration is now open for HealthAchieve 2015. As one of the largest and most prestigious health care events inNorth America, HealthAchieve is the perfect opportunity for future leaders to learn, share and network with some of the best and brightest health care and business l...

  • 2016 Spring Exam Dates
    Published Thu Sep 24th 2015

    The 2016 Spring Examination dates are now available on the Royal College Website, located at

  • Women's Giving Circle
    Published Fri Sep 18th 2015

    You don’t need to be a clinician scientist to help spark amazing healthcare discoveries. A group of caring, inquisitive women are making a big difference in medical research through their participation in the University Hospital Kingston Foundation’s (UHKF) Women’s Giving Circle.Through research, discoveries are made into new ways to diagnose and treat disease. That’s why the Women’s Givin...

  • Dr. Ross Walker reappointed Associate Dean, Postgraduate Medical Education
    Published Wed Aug 5th 2015

    Dean Richard Reznick is pleased to announce the reappointment of Dr. Ross Walker as Associate Dean, Postgraduate Medical Education in the School of Medicine. This appointment is for a five-year period from July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2020.Following the receipt of his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Western Ontario, Dr. Walker completed his internship and residency training in general surgery at Queen's Universit...

  • VIP Seating for Residents
    Published Tue Jul 14th 2015

    IDEAS Intro to Quality Improvement – Special VIP Seats held for Queen’s Residents.  Register before August 7.  Improve Patient Care.  Designed for all health care professionals and managers, IDEAS Intro to QI program provides the knowledge and tools to plan for, or actively participate in, a quality improvement project. Participants will be able to:  Explore and apply the fu...

  • Become a Patient Safety Trainer
    Published Wed Jun 24th 2015

    The Master of Science in Healthcare Quality program, Queen’s University, along with The Canadian Patient Safety Institute, are excited to offer the “Become a Patient Safety Trainer” conference to clinical teams from Canadian healthcare organizations and to members of healthcare faculty.With an emphasis on creativity and excellence in educational techniques, the PSEP – Canada conference is delive...

  • Risk Assessment & ID Workshop
    Published Wed Jun 10th 2015

    Dr. Jessica Jones will be holding a two day workshop called Risky Business: Understanding Risk Assessments and Intellectual Disability in August 2015. Definitive dates have not yet been scheduled in order to accommodate any large groups that may be interested. Spots will be limited to ensure quality of learning. Should you be interested, please email Meg McQueen for additional date and location information.  ...

  • New to Queen's this year?
    Published Tue Jun 9th 2015

    All new residents are reminded that orientation activities have been scheduled from July 1-3, 2015.  Please be sure to check out our website for more details if you haven't already done so.  We're looking forward to welcoming you to our community shortly!

  • Peter Warren Travelling Scholarship
    Published Mon Apr 20th 2015

    The Peter Warren Travelling Scholarship funds research projects undertaken by residents, in Royal College accredited programs, studying the history of specialty medicine or postgraduate medical education in Canada. It honours Dr. Charles Peter Warren, FRCPC, the inaugural chair of the Royal College’s History and Heritage Advisory Committee, who provided leadership in our history and heritage activities until his ...

  • Matched to Queen's?
    Published Wed Mar 25th 2015

    If you have recently matched to a Queen's residency program, you should be aware that our office has sent you a welcome email to the email address provided to us by CaRMS.  If you have not received this welcome email, please check your spam folder or contact us directly at or by phone at (613) 533-2543.

  • CaRMS Success!
    Published Fri Mar 6th 2015

    Best-Ever Results for Queen's!  As many of you will be aware, the CaRMS match results were released on March 4, 2015.  Many Queen's residents volunteer their time to assist with their program's interview days and you are a key part of the process.  Our residents give generously of their time, meeting prospective residents in interviews, discussion panels, luncheons, and social events.  We were so pl...

  • Welcome New Residents!
    Published Fri Mar 6th 2015

    We are pleased to congratulate all of the medical students who recently matched to Queen's!  You will be receiving registration information shortly.  If you have any questions in the meantime, please contact our office at  Congratulations once again; we're pleased to welcome you to our postgraduate community!

  • WONCA World Rural Health Conference
    Published Thu Jan 29th 2015

    We invite you all to Dubrovnik to the 13th WONCA World Rural Health Conference. year the conference will be hosting a student and junior doctor session for the first time.  We hope to encourage you to learn more about rural health and explore the possibilities of working in this exciting field.  The YDM (VdGM and Polaris) and IFMSA have been collaborating with the organizing co...

  • Resident Safety and Travel
    Published Mon Jan 5th 2015

    As winter weather has arrived, residents are reminded that their personal safety and travel is covered in the Resident Health and Safety policy.  Section 5 of the policy covers safety and travel and includes the following points: 5.7 - A resident may elect not to attend their academic half-day, clinic, etc. if in his/her estimation, it would not be safe to travel because of weather. 5.7.1- The resident must info...

  • Happy New Year
    Published Mon Jan 5th 2015

    The Postgraduate Medical Education Office would like to wish all of our residents and clinical fellows a very happy New Year.  As a reminder, our office is open Monday-Friday from 8:30am-4:30pm.  We are closed over the lunch hour from 12-1pm.  Please drop by if there's anything we can help you with.  You may also reach us by phone at 533-2543 or by email at

  • CEHPEA Symposium 2015
    Published Thu Sep 18th 2014

    Perspectives in Competency AssessmentCentre for the Evaluation of Health Professionals Educated Abroad (CEHPEA) invites you to join us for a day of engaging discussions around competency assessment.We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for our 2015 symposium, Perspectives in Competency Assessment. Join us on February 5, 2015, at the MaRS Collaboration Centre in Toronto, Canada, for an enriching day o...

  • Surgical Update for Primary Care Physicians
    Published Fri Sep 5th 2014

    Join the Department of Surgery at Lakeridge Health, in partnership with Queen's University, for the first of its Surgical Education Series, specially designed for family physicians, surgical staff, and related healthcare providers.   It will take place on Thursday, October 16, 2014 from 5:30-9:00pm.  Download the flyer and visit to register.

  • Postgraduate Annual Report
    Published Tue Sep 2nd 2014

    The Postgraduate Medical Education Annual Report for 2013-2014 is now available.  The report is available in an online format this year, and can be viewed at:

  • Summer Resident Newsletter
    Published Tue Aug 19th 2014

    The Summer 2014 Resident Newsletter has been distributed.  If you haven't received your copy, an online version is available here:

  • IRLS 2014
    Published Tue Jul 22nd 2014

    Residents play a critical leadership role in postgraduate medical education. Entering its sixth year, the International Resident Leadership Summit (IRLS) is an extension one of the International Conference on Residency Education (ICRE). The summit is one of Canada’s premier resident development events, a two-day conference dedicated to supporting present and future resident leaders. The IRLS will be held on Octob...

  • Online Registration
    Published Wed Jun 18th 2014

    The Postgraduate online registration system will be temporarily unavailable on Wednesday, June 18th.  We apologize for any inconvenience and would ask you to check back later in order to register.

  • Notary Public Available
    Published Thu May 22nd 2014

    Residents are reminded that a Notary Public is available in the PGME Office to assist with CPSO Independent License applications.  Please contact Nicholas Snider to make an appointment, or call the PGME Office at 613-533-2543.

  • Upcoming Prizes and Awards
    Published Tue Apr 29th 2014

    PSI Resident Research Prize and the CSCI Award for Excellence in Resident Research: Each year the PSI (Physicians Services Incorporated) Foundation sponsors research awards to encourage scholarly inquiry in residency programs. Five $2000.00 awards are available at Queen's and all residents are encouraged to write and submit their research projects to the Postgraduate Medical Education office at 70 Barrie Street by...

  • Registration Reminder
    Published Wed Apr 23rd 2014

    All residents who plan to continue in their residency programs in 2014-2015 are reminded that they must complete the online registration process.  You will need your Queen's NetID and Password in order to log into the secure online registration system. Once into the system, you will be guided through the requirements for Queen’s Postgraduate Medical Education registration and Kingston General Hospital contra...

  • Call for Nominations
    Published Mon Mar 10th 2014

    Nominations are now being accepted for the H. F. Pross Educational Technology Award and the Ron Wigle Mentorship Award.  Click on the links above for more information about these two awards and to access the nomination forms.

  • CaRMS Congratulations!
    Published Fri Mar 7th 2014

    Congratulations to all of the applicants who have just matched to Queen's.  We are looking forward to welcoming you to our programs in July, and orientation and registration information will be sent to you shortly.  If you have any questions in the meantime, please don't hestitate to contact the Postgraduate Medical Education Office.

  • Winter Newsletter
    Published Tue Feb 25th 2014

    The PGME Winter Newsletter has now been distributed to all residents, clinical fellows, Program Directors, and Program Assistants.  Be sure to check your email for the newsletter and if you have not received it, please let us know by contacting the PGME Office.

  • Notary Public Available
    Published Tue Feb 25th 2014

    Each year, residents and faculty members need the services of a Notary Public in order to complete a variety of documents.  Nicholas Snider is available daily in the Postgraduate Medical Education Office and can assit with documents such as: CPSO Independent License applications CPSO Restricted Registration applications CPSO Corporation Renewals USMLE applications Out-of-province elective applications Pl...

  • 2015-2016 Rotation Schedule Available
    Published Thu Feb 6th 2014

    Dates for the 2015-2016 Common Rotation Schedule are now available.  The schedule is developed jointly by Queen's University, McMaster University, Western University, and the University of Ottawa.  It can be found, along with rotation dates for 2013-2014 and 2014-2015, on the PGME website at:

  • Important Postgraduate Awards Information
    Published Wed Dec 11th 2013

    There are a number of awards and bursaries with upcoming deadlines.  Please see the attached flyer or refer to the PGME Awards website for further information.

  • CaRMS Leadership Award
    Published Wed Nov 27th 2013

    Residents are invited to apply for the Sandra Banner Student Award for Leadership.  This award, accompanied by funding of up to $5,000, is given annually to undergraduate or postgraduate medical trainees who have demonstrated interest in/aptitude for leadership. Eligible learners must be enrolled full-time in a Canadian medical education program, and must reside in Canada.  The award application documents are...

  • CTN Postdoctoral Fellowship Awards Program
    Published Mon Nov 11th 2013

    The CIHR Canadian HIV Trials Network (CTN) has just announced details for the 2014-2015 competition for the CTN Postdoctoral Fellowship Awards Program.  Download the flyer for further information.

  • Award Deadlines
    Published Thu Nov 7th 2013

    Each year, the Postgraduate Medical Education Office encourages residents to submit applications for a variety of awards, bursaries, and fellowships.  There are two fellowships with upcoming application deadlines:  The Henry Albert Beatty Fellowship and the Cecil Reid Patience Fellowship.  These are both one year salary awards for residents applying to the Clinician Investigator Program (CIP) in order to...

  • Winter Holidays
    Published Thu Nov 7th 2013

    The PGME Office has received some questions from residents about the dates for the December holiday breaks.  Residents should check with their individual programs, as dates can vary by program.  All residents are entitled to at least five consecutive days off during a twelve day period that encompasses Christmas Day, New Year's Day, and two full weekends.  These five days off are to account for the three...

  • Special Lecture on November 6
    Published Tue Oct 22nd 2013

    You are invited to attend a special upcoming lecture, “Personalized Medicine in the 21st Century” to be delivered by this year’s Bruce Visiting Scholar, Dr. Jeremy Nicholson from Imperial College London. Professor Nicholson is one of the world’s foremost experts in personalized medicine, particularly in understanding how gene contributions and environmental factors come together to determin...

  • Mindfulness Training Program
    Published Tue Sep 24th 2013

    You are invited to a six-week Mindfulness Training Program.  This is an opportunity to develop a fundamental capacity of mind that is relevant to both professional competence and personal health. It addresses how you think, and how you feel.  More information is available at:  An information session will be held on October 15th at 6:30pm, ...

  • Writing Competition
    Published Mon Sep 9th 2013

    Do you enjoy writing?  Medical students and residents are invited to submit reflective essays, poetry, or short fiction exploring the intersection of mental health and the humanities to the Dalhousie Department of Psychiatry Annual Student Writing Competition.  One entry in each category (medical student, postgraduate trainee) will be selected to receive a $100 cash prize.  Download the flyer for more in...

  • Public Health Learning Tools Challenge
    Published Fri Sep 6th 2013

    Want to make an impact towards a healthier future for all?  Residents are invited to submit entries in a new challenge supported by AFMC and the Public Health Agency of Canada.  Create a cartoon, video, game, or other creative teaching tool that addresses a key area of public health or preventive medicine and you could win one of thirteen available cash prizes.  The first place prize is worth $2,500!&nbs...

  • IRLS - Register Now
    Published Thu Aug 8th 2013

    Registration for the International Resident Leadership Summit (IRLS) is now open.  The IRLS is a unique global forum attended by Canadian and international residents, and more information is available from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada website.

  • Summer Resident Newsletter
    Published Mon Jul 8th 2013

    The Summer Resident Newsletter is now online and available for viewing or download.  All PGME newsletters are available for download on the Postgraduate website under the 'newsletters' tab.

  • National Assessment Collaboration Examination
    Published Thu Jul 4th 2013

    The National Assessment Collaboration (NAC) examination has been made mandatory for all International Medical Graduates (IMG) applying for first-year residency positions in Ontario that start July 1, 2015.  In addition, the eligibility criteria for the Medical Council of Canada Evaluating Examination (MCCEE) has also been changed to improve access to the NAC examination.  Details are available on the PGME web...

  • Fall 2013 MCCQE-II Application Now Available
    Published Fri Jun 7th 2013

    The Medical Council of Canada is pleased to confirm that the fall 2013 MCCQE Part II application session is now open. The two-day examination will be held on Saturday and Sunday, 26 and 27 October, 2013. IMPORTANT:  In order to be eligible for the fall 2013 MCCQE Part II, candidates must satisfactorily complete a minimum of 12 months (52 weeks) of postgraduate clinical medical training no later than June 30, ...

  • Commissioner Available
    Published Wed May 15th 2013

    Residents who are finishing their programs this spring and applying for a CPSO Independent License are reminded that they will need to have their applications signed by a Commissioner for Taking Affidavits.  A Commissioner is available in the PGME Office; please contact Nicholas Snider to make an appointment by email or by calling 613-533-2543. 

  • Canadian Physician Health Institute: Special Projects Fund now available
    Published Wed Apr 3rd 2013

    The Canadian Physician Health Institute is a national program focused on promoting physician mental health and wellness. Created by the Canadian Medical Association and the Canadian Medical Foundation, the Institute works with and through partners, to share information and build knowledge around the issues related to physician mental health. To learn more, please visit our temporary website at ― we a...

  • App for new residents
    Published Fri Mar 22nd 2013

    Matched to Queen's? Download our app for newly admitted residents. It's got registration and orientation information, photo galleries, and more. Supports iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone, Windows 8, and HTML 5 compatible devices. Find it at:

  • Now on Facebook!
    Published Fri Mar 22nd 2013

    We invite you to stay connected to Queen's PGME on Facebook.  Find us at  Don't forget that we're also on YouTube and Twitter.

  • Congratulations!
    Published Wed Mar 6th 2013

    Congratulations to those medical students who have been matched to one of our residency programs for 2013-2014.  We are looking forward to having you join the postgraduate community at Queen's.  Information about registration and orientation will be sent to you in April.  If you have any questions in the meantime, please don't hesitate to contact us at

  • John Austin Society - Medical History Lecture Series
    Published Wed Oct 3rd 2012

    Residents are invited to attend the John Austin Society's Medical History Lecture Series.  The first lecture is entitled "Key Opinion Leaders:  Choreographing The Pharmaceutical Two-Step".  The pharmaceutical industry uses some physicians, called key opinion leaders or KOLs, as intermediaries to influence prescribing physicians. The KOL concept is owed in part to the work of sociologist Paul Lazarsfeld a...

  • CLIME Registration Now Open
    Published Thu Sep 6th 2012

    CLIME 2013 / ICLÉM 2013 – February 4-7, 2013 – Ottawa ON We are pleased to inform you that CAME, in collaboration with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, the Medical Council of Canada, the Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada, and the College of Family Physicians of Canada, will be sponsoring the 2013 edition of the Canadian Leadership Institute for Medical Educati...

  • Update from CAIR
    Published Mon Aug 20th 2012

    The Canadian Association of Internes and Residents (CAIR) is pleased to reveal the new layout for its quarterly newsletter,CAIR Update, which can be downloaded here.  Please note that there is a resident wellbeing leadership opportunity offered for the upcoming International Conference in Physician Health. CAIR, in partnership with the conference organizers and the Canadian Medical Foundation, is seeking residents...

  • New Strategic Plan released
    Published Tue Jun 26th 2012

    The new Strategic Direction for the Faculty of Health Sciences and School of Medicine Strategic Plan 2012-2016 have been released.  These documents outline othe new Faculty vision, a new mission for the School of Medicine, plus the strategic priorities that will be undertaken as we move forward. Residents are encouraged to visit the School of Medicine website featuring  a video summary and online copies of th...

  • Fall 2012 MCCQE Part II Application Now Available Online
    Published Mon May 7th 2012

    The examination will be held on Saturday, October 27 and Sunday, October 28, 2012 (some centres will open both days and other centers on either Saturday or Sunday). IMPORTANT:  In order to be eligible for the fall 2012 MCCQE Part II, candidates must satisfactorily complete a minimum of 12 months (52 weeks) of postgraduate clinical medical training no later than June 30, 2012.   Family Medicine eligib...

  • ICRE and ICOSET 2012 registrations now open
    Published Tue Mar 27th 2012

    Registration is now open for three unique educational forums designed to advancing residency training. All three will be hosted by the Royal College in Ottawa during the third week in October.International Conference on Surgical Education and Training (ICOSET) October 17-18, 2012. Click here to register.International Conference on Residency Education (ICRE) October 18-20, 2012. Click here to register.International R...

  • Family Medicine Earns Top Residency Award
    Published Fri Mar 23rd 2012

    The Department of Family Medicine’s Residency Program has won this year’s Professional Association of Internes and Residents of Ontario (PAIRO) Residency Program Excellence Award. The award recognizes programs that provide positive and rewarding experiences for their residents, while producing expertly trained physicians. The Family Medicine program is the third Queen’s residency program to win ...

  • Matched to Queen's? Congratulations!
    Published Wed Mar 7th 2012

    Congratulations to all of the medical students who matched to Queen's.  You will receive your orientation packages later this month and in the meantime, please check out the New Resident section of our website for information on Queen's, Kingston, and much more.  We're looking forward to welcoming you to our community in July and if you have any questions, just email us at

  • PGME Fall Newsletter Now Available
    Published Tue Nov 8th 2011

    The Fall 2011 edition of the PGME Resident Newsletter is now available.  It has been emailed to all residents, Program Directors, and Program Assistants.

  • Good grades for postgraduate medical education review!
    Published Wed Oct 12th 2011

    Queen’s postgraduate medical education has received its most successful accreditation review in recent memory. “The reviewers told us they were blown away by Queen’s. They complimented us virtually each and every time we met with them,” says Richard Reznick, Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences, and Director, School of Medicine. The accreditation team of 20 physicians and educators conducte...