July 19 2018
On July 23, 2018, the annual Medical Federation Golf Tournament in aid of Quebec Physicians’ Health Program (QPHP) took place at Pinegrove Golf Club in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu.
This edition was a great success, as over $ 117,000 were collected. These funds will help ensure sustainability of the QPHP which provides services to physicians in distress.
June 20 2018
To all new residents (R1)
R1 Welcoming Day will be held on July 20, at 4:30 p.m., at the Old Port’s Belvédère.
May 23 2018
On May 11, 2018, the FMRQ held its yearly Medical Resident Day. The two symposiums held during the Day—Symposium on Balancing Residency and Personal Life, and Symposium on PREMs in FM—were a huge success, attracting 450 and 300 residents, respectively.
April 16 2018
Over the past few weeks, the Fédération des médecins résidents du Québec has made some major changes in the PEMs/PREMs in FM section of its website. The completely updated section now allows you to find the information you need, at a glance.
April 14 2018
Please note that the PREM application process is now changing. An email will be sent to all family medicine residents once the process is formalized. The information will also be available on our website.
If you have any questions, please contact Mme Geneviève Coiteux, coordonnatrice – médecine familiale, email@example.com, 1 800 465-0215 / 514 282-0256
March 19 2018
Finding the perfect PREM: impossible mission?
At the Centre Mont-Royal, on May 11, 2018, will be held the FMRQ’s Symposium on PREMs in Family Medicine. You will have the opportunity to listen to a presentation on the PREM application process, followed by an informal cocktail, where you will meet with representatives of the various regional departments of general medicine (DRMGs), to discuss their regions’ needs and special features with them.
All medical residents are released, with no financial or academic penalty (75% rule). Nevertheless, you must maintain regular call duty in hospitals.
To register, click here.
March 19 2018
May 11, 2018, at Centre Mont-Royal
Balancing residency and personal life: impossible mission?
This is the question that will be discussed at the Symposium on Balancing Residency and Personal Life, as part of the FMRQ’s Medical Resident Day. Activities will begin at 9:30 and a lunch will be served, during which the 2018 Excelsior Awards will be presented.
All medical residents are released, with no financial or academic penalty (75% rule). Nevertheless, you must maintain call duty in hospitals.
To register, click here.
February 28 2018
The Fédération des médecins résidents du Québec gives the possibility to all medical residents to submit projects to its Grant program for research projects on postgraduate medical education. Each project is evaluated on merit, but also on the basis of the budget required for its implementation. Residents submitting a project must be supervised by a staff physician or a research team. Maximum funding per research project is $10,000. Recipients must provide progress reports, as well as a justification of expenditures during the course of the project. Projects must be submitted by November 1, 2017 for the first review session; and by April 1st, for the second review session. Reviews for the fall 2017 competition will be sent by January 30, 2018, and by June 15 for the spring 2018 competition.
November 22 2017
The Fédération des médecins résidents du Québec is now launching the nomination process for the 2018 Excelsior Awards, to underscore medical residents’ involvement in their workplace and training environment. The jury will give preference to projects that have a positive impact on nominees’ own community and the medical community, and those offering the prospect of enhancing medical residents’ health and wellness.