Physicians must remember that they are required to complete a certain number of educational credits over their CME learning cycle in order to be eligible to renew their professional registration (licence). Click here for new information on the MainPro+ Program

For your convenience, the College has provided below a list of suggestions of conferences and other educational opportunities which may be of interest to you.  Some of these educational opportunities offer MainPro or Maintenance of Certification credits that can be applied to your learning cycle obligations.

The College recommends physicians contact the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) or the Canadian College of Family Physicians of Canada (CCFPC) to obtain information on the program requirements and dates of their respective learning cycles.
IMPORTANT:  We have made every effort to ensure the information below is accurate, however we cannot be held liable for any errors or discrepancies. You are responsible to verify any information with the appropriate course provider or conference organizer. Please help us keep this information accurate by writing to

In-Person Courses and Conferences




 Offered By


 Supervising Physicians: IMG Support Program  Ongoing
 Saskatchewan  CME, UofS  Yes (15/year)
 Safer Opioid Prescribing Skills Program (3 webinar + 1 full-day capstone workshop) - New SK-AB Series  2018 Winter Series:
 - Jan 16, Feb 22, Mar 21
 2018 Spring Series:
 - Mar 27, Apr 24, May 23 
 Webinar +Session
 June 14/2018 (Saskatoon)
 June 21 (Edmonton)
 Univ. of Toronto/
 Become a Mental Health First Aider (2-day certification course)  Choice of dates between Jan 15 & March 26, 2018  N. Battleford, Carnduff, Regina, Martensville, Prince Albert OR Weyburn  Mental Health First Aid Canada  
 Successful Patient Interactions   June 7, 2018   Ottawa (ON)  Univ of Toronto/CMPA  Yes (6)

 Effective Team Interactions   June 8, 2018

 Saskatoon, SK  Univ of Toronto/CMPA  
 Resusonology  - SAVE THE DATE  March 3, 2018  Saskatoon, SK  CME, UofS  TBA

Online Courses 




 Offered By


 Prescribing Safely Canada  Pilot Project until March 31, 2018 Online   CFPC/RCPSC  Yes (2)
 Opioids for Chronic Non-cancer Pain: Using the Canadian Guideline in Your Practice  Ongoing Online Yes (2)
Medical Cannabis IQ: The Fundamentals Ongoing  Online (1.5 hours)  Advancing Practice Yes 
 Medical Cannabis Certificate Program  Ongoing Online (11 hours)  Advancing Practice Yes 
 Extreme Heat Events 
Ongoing               Online  Health Canada  Yes
 Dites français et ça va déjà mieux
   - Toolbox for the active offer 
   - Portals: Training and Tools 
 Consortium national de 
 formation en santé

 Foundational Online Module on Medical Assistance in Dying Ongoing
 Online  CMA  Yes (1.5)
Radon: Is it in your patients' homes?  A course for
 health professionals
Ongoing  Online   McMasters University
 Yes (1)
 HIPA - Diagnosis Privacy -  Register here
Ongoing  Online  U of S
 Yes (25)
 Online Addiction Medicine Diploma  Ongoing Online   BC Centre on Substance Use  Yes (16)
 BC Indigenous Cultural Safety (ICS) Training Ongoing  Online  Provincial Health Services
   Authority (BC)

Calls for Abstracts 





 Movement: Brain, Body, Cognition International Conference
July 27-29, 2018            Harvard University, USA