Resident Project Day

Family Medicine residents will present their projects and commend their achievements at Resident Project Day in June each year. The event hosts up to 200 individuals (family physicians, fellow residents, medical students, allied health professionals and staff) and is an opportunity to bring our distributed teaching sites together and to celebrate the success of our resident projects.

Learning objectives for Family Medicine Resident Project Day include:

  • Encourage and foster research and scholarly work in Family Medicine
  • Increase primary care knowledge through research
  • Provide public recognition of the Resident Projects
  • Provide feedback to the residents through evaluation
  • Provide an opportunity for discussion about the Resident Projects

Event details

 

Join us for a day of oral presentations and research posters, as we celebrate the success of our resident projects and bring our distributed teaching sites together.

Resident Project Day is a full-day event held on Wednesday, June 13.

Registration opens at 9:00 a.m. and the day begins with opening remarks at 9:30 a.m.

Lunch is included for those who have registered, and have indicated "yes" to attending lunch on the registration form.

The event will culminate with closing remarks and the awards presentation.

Date: Wednesday, June 13
Time: 9:30 a.m. Registration opens at 9:00 a.m.
Location: Western Centre for Public Health and Family Medicine

Registration

Registration for the 2018 Resident Project Day is now open. RSVP TODAY!

The deadline to register is Wednesday, June 6.

*Please note presenters are required to register.*

Join the conversation

We will be live tweeting throughout the event. Participate in the discussion with #FMRPD18.

Evaluations

Evaluations can be done digitally online by accessing the following survey link.

Abstract booklet archive

For Presenters:

Project Day Awards

Judges will evaluate all Resident Projects and prizes will be awarded for best poster and oral presentations. If your presentation does not meet the following poster or oral presentations requirements, you will NOT be eligible for Resident Project Day awards.

Presentation Requirements:

1. Poster Presentation Requirements

  • Poster templates available for use.
  • Poster to be 3 feet wide x 4 feet tall (portrait) or 4 feet wide x 3 feet tall (landscape). Poster can be presented in black and white or colour and should display the Schulich and Western logos.
  • Be present for poster presentation session and give a 1 minute overview of project to audience. Be present at your poster during dedicated breaks on Resident Project Day to respond to the evaluators' questions.
  • Below find two suggested places to print your poster. Bring your poster to Resident Project Day.
  • Electronic presentation MUST be sent to the Resident Project Coordinator as least one week prior to Resident Project Day.
  • Residents completing a poster presentation at Resident Project Day are eligible to apply for poster printing reimbursement any time before their final end date. You will be emailed additional detail if you are a poster presenter.

2. Oral Presentation Requirements

  • Powerpoint templates available for use
  • Visual presentation should be prepared in PowerPoint and should have the Schulich and Western logos.
  • Be present during oral presentation session and give a 10 minute overview of project to audience. Rule of thumb: 1 min per slide. After, there will be a 5 minute question and answer period.
  • Electronic presentation MUST be sent to the Resident Project Coordinator as least one week prior to Resident Project Day.

Photos of last year's event


Photo Gallery

2015 Resident Project Day Photo Gallery