CanMEDS 2015

Key Changes

A summary of the key changes in CanMEDS 2015 was presented at the fall 2015 Program Directors' Retreat. The presentation is available at: CanMEDS update - retreat presentation.

For more information regarding CanMEDS 2015, please refer to the Royal College website:

A CanMEDS Teaching and Assessment Tool Guide has been purchased for each program. 

Safety/Quality

A number of resources are available to assist programs in providing education for residents on patient safety and quality improvement. Programs may wish to explore material from a number of sources: 

  1.  Institute for Healthcare Improvement modules - www.ihi.org/education/ihiopenschool/Courses
  2.  World Health Organization - www.who.int/patientsafety/education