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The Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada represents Canada's 17 faculties of medicine. We are the national voice for academic medicine.
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AFMC houses Canada's largest collection of data on the Canadian medical education system. Take a look at our data holdings.
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UCalgaryMedicine Jul 10
A new study out of Ontario finds concussion rates for kids under 5 are higher than previously believed. The CSM's Dr. Brian Brooks, MD, on identifying the difference between a harmless bump and a serious concussion in children:
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UBC Media Relations Jul 11
1-in-5 new cases of childhood asthma still linked to traffic pollution: research - via
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AFMC Jul 10
Applying to Med School in Canada? Get all the answers you need by using the Future MD Canada web tool!
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AFMC Jul 9
ICYMI! Read latest's blog post on the transition to residency.
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Marc Rodger Jul 5
Great story highlighting need for high quality medical research (i.e. randomized clinical trials) to not only improve health but save scarce health care $ for interventions that work! ⁦⁩ ⁦ via
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UAlberta Med & Dent Jul 3
The tasked Canadian medical schools with the development of a longitudinal course with anti-racism/anti-colonialism as the core pedagogical approaches. See the curriculum improvements @ FoMD:
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AFMC Jul 8
DYK about the MCAT fee assistance program for Canadians? More info here: .
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AFMC Jul 4
A group of Max Rady College of Medicine students, residents and faculty are working to improve civility in the clinical learning environment in Manitoba.
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AFMC Jul 3
Medical researchers developing tool to make end-of-life care more effective.
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Victor Do Jul 3
Statement from on Excellent work by our task force. Check out the attached position paper! Let's work together to implement!
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AFMC Jul 1
To all new residents, best wishes as you start this next stage of your medical career!
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AFMC Jun 29
Greg Guilcher and colleagues share exciting cure for this inherited blood disorder with international partners
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AFMC Jun 28
Our office will be closed on July 1 for Canada day. Any tickets sent to the Portal Help Desk on that day will be addressed on Tuesday, July 2. Happy Canada Day!
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AFMC Jun 28
Replying to @ddsv3 @thenosm
Best wishes Sarita from your AFMC family!
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AFMC Jun 28
"A significant change will see Canadian Institutes of Health Research cash go directly to Indigenous communities, enabling them to control the research and the sharing of new health knowledge with their communities"
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AFMC Jun 28
A recent study by researchers could lead to groundbreaking new treatments and improved diagnosis of diseases like Alzheimer’s, stroke, epilepsy and diabetes.
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AFMC Jun 27
Two Dalhousie researchers named co‑applicants in historic data and digital technology investment.
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UBC Medicine Jun 26
"The investments that we are making today will continue the vital work that will help improve the lives of people in B.C. and across the word," said Dr. Jeannie Shoveller about a $22.85M investment for the Canadian Trials Network.
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AFMC Jun 26
New research by suggests that family physicians are more likely to experience burnout than their male counterparts.
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