Links to External CPD Offerings
AAMC – Association of American Medical Colleges
Meetings and Professional Development Opportunities
AWLS – Advanced Wilderness Life Support
Medical Professionals can learn advanced wilderness illness and injury techniques and gain CME credits.
BMJ – British Medical Journal
Article (Extract): Continuing medical education and continuing professional development: international comparisonsPodcasts
Canadian Association of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Canadian Orthopedic Association
CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention- Atlanta
CDC offers podcasts
on various topics
CFPC - The College of Family Physicians of Canada
What’s new for CPD/CME Planners
: In this section, you can find newsletters and Mainpro information
CME scheduled online courses
College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta
Their primary responsibilities are to license physicians, develop and administer standards of practice and conduct and investigate and resolve physician-related complaints. The College also provides leadership and direction on health and related policy issues, such as access to services, quality improvement, patient safety and privacy.
Health Sciences Online
HSO launched in September 2008 a virtual learning center with browse and search functions. HSO provides free, online linkages to a comprehensive collection of top-quality courses and references in medicine, public health, pharmacy, dentistry, nursing, basic sciences, and other health sciences disciplines. These materials are donated, hosted, and maintained by our distinguished content partners, so quality is maintained, and materials can be constantly updated.
Ontario College of Family Physicians
The Ontario College of Family Physicians (OCFP) has developed and is currently developing a number of programs and initiatives for our members to further increase their skills and knowledge in family medicine. For more information on these initiatives, click here
Examples of programs: Peer Presenter Program, Benign Uterine Conditions Initiative, Research Education Program.
“PAIRO has a long history of improving the quality of life for young doctors training in Ontario. The organization strives to ensure that its members have optimal training and optimal working conditions in order that the patients they treat receive the best possible medical care.”
Department of Continuing Professional Development
Online course in: Basic Infection and Prevention
Information and Resources for Health Professionals
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
CPD and Education page
Approved Activities by Specialty
Accredited Self Assessment Programs
The Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada
National listing by province of Accredited Canadian CME/CPD Offices
University of Alberta
Continuous Professional Learning:
To help health professionals optimize patient health through professional learning opportunities and education research.
University of British Columbia
Free CPD Webinar Program- Schedule