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Reminder: CHEC-CESC Virtual Patient Challenge 2012

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

The Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada (AFMC) and Canada Health Infoway, are pleased to promote the CHEC-CESC Virtual Patient Challenge 2012, which is part of the AFMC-Infoway Physician in Training e-Health Curriculum and e-Learning initiative. You are encouraged to submit virtual patients that incorporate the use of electronic health records (EHRs) and other aspects of e-health to improve patient care. Excellence will be rewarded through three grants (first place is $1,000) and other forms of recognition.

Submissions are invited from students attending a Canadian faculty of medicine at the undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate level. (Joint submissions between faculty members and students will also be considered). Click here for more info.

A notice of intention should be sent to as soon as possible. Submissions must be received by January 23, 2013 at 23:00 hours.