Competency Based Medical Education (CBME)

Medicine students sitting in their newly minted White Coats


Oncology and Competence by Design 

The mandate to adopt Competency-Based Medical Education (CBME) represents the most significant shift in student and residency training in a generation. Since 2018, thoughtful planning has been essential for our learners in both Medical Oncology and Radiation Oncology, as well as for Undergraduate Medical Education as we move forward.


CBD In Action
Meantime Guide 


Medical Oncology

Dr. Michael Sanatani, Medical Oncology CBME Lead: 

Priscilla DeLuca, Program Administrator, MO PGME:

Radiation Oncology

Dr. Tim Nguyen, Radiation Oncology CBME Lead: 

Margaret Dow, Program Administrator, RO PGME:  

Schulich CBME Contacts:

Dr. Jennifer Vergel de Dios
Director, Competency-Based Medical Education Implementation

Dr. Vergel de Dios will work with residency programs, program directors, clinical departments, and the PGME Office to facilitate the transition of programs to a CBME framework.  

Patricia Morris
CBME Education Technology Support Specialist

Patricia will be responsible for supporting Program Directors, Program Administrators, faculty members and residents in the alignment of the electronic assessment tools, the development of electronic assessment and evaluation forms, and integration of assessments into an electronic portfolio. 

Jenny Krista
Technology Support Specialist

Jenny will work with resident, faculty, and staff to support them in using Elantra.