2017

  • Five fast facts about CBME learned at ICRE

    October 31, 2017
    Competency-based medical education (CBME) was a major topic in presentations and during discussion at the recent International Conference on Residency Education (ICRE). Whether you participated in the research and faculty development programming, associated administrative meetings or informal networking opportunities, CBME was front and centre.

  • Your top five questions about CBME in UME Answered

    October 31, 2017
    The Doctor of Medicine program is changing its curriculum and assessment structure to align with CBME principles and practices. Find out what's changed, what it means, and why this is so important.

  • Meet the new CBME staff members - Joan Binnendyk and Sylvia Mioduszewski

    October 31, 2017
    From Technology Support to Curriculum and Assessment - we've got you covered. Learn more about how Joan and Sylvia's new roles will intersect with your work in CBME and how they will be supporting the process.

  • Your top 10 CBME tips

    September 25, 2017
    Dr. Shannon Venance, Competency-Based Medical Education (CBME) Implementation, shares your top 10 tips for successful transition to CBME.

  • A message from Dr. Chris Watling: Stronger together

    June 23, 2017
    Dr. Chris Watling discussing how introducing the CBME curricula will strengthen residency and improve teaching.

  • Small group decision making: Implications for Competence Committees

    June 23, 2017
    Sayra Cristancho, PhD, is one of four researchers receiving a grant from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada to investigate different aspects of CBME.

  • Lessons learned from Anesthesia & Perioperative Medicine

    June 23, 2017
    Dr. Jennifer Vergel de Dios is preparing to launch CBME in Anesthesia & Perioperative Medicine in a few weeks. In this Q&A, she's sharing her lessons learned during the process.

  • The role of the Competence Committee

    June 23, 2017
    Drs. Sarah Jones and Tamara Hooren from Paediatrics and Dr. Arif Al-Areibi from Anesthesia & Perioperative Medicine discuss the role of the Competence Committee.

  • Get an early start

    June 23, 2017
    No matter when your program will begin its transition to CBME, it's never too early to learn about the steps that will be required. You can read more by visiting the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada website.

  • Milestones and EPAs

    June 23, 2017
    What are they? What makes the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada's EPAs different? Learn more and access a wide range of tools and resources that provide more information

  • Funding Opportunity: Innovation on the front lines of 'Competence by Design'

    June 23, 2017
    Thanks to a $25,000 grant from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, the School will be able to fund three or four small, pilot projects reflecting a spirit of innovation regarding Competence by Design implementation. A call for proposals will be distributed to all programs and departments in the coming weeks.

  • A message from Dr. Chris Watling: It doesn’t have to be perfect

    March 14, 2017
    Dr. Chris Watling discusses the soon-to-be-released new postgraduate accreditation standards and what these new approaches mean for the evolution of CBME.

  • What have your colleagues been up to?

    March 14, 2017
    Learn more about what your colleagues in Psychiatry, Neurosurgery, Radiology and Nuclear Medicine have been working on in CBME.

  • The Otolaryngology experience

    March 14, 2017
    Drs. Brian Rotenberg and Horace Cheng share their experiences with CBME thus far in the Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery.

  • Complexity, Competency, & Care - Research Presentations

    March 14, 2017
    Drs. Christancho, Chahine, and Goldszmidt recently presented some of their research underway at the Centre for Education Research & Innovation.