Updated October 14, 2020
University of Ottawa
University of Toronto
2021 Cycle Information
Criteria applicable for all medical graduates; for specific information, please see tabs.
CRITERIA FOR ALL MEDICAL GRADUATES
|GENERAL INFORMATION||For Entry in the 2021-22 Academic Year
The Ontario Faculties of Medicine and Ontario Ministry of Health have agreed to the following policies for the 2021 Pediatric Subspecialty Match. It is important to note individual programs may have specific criteria used to review applications. Please carefully review the program specific criteria as well as the provincial criteria listed below. All matched applicants must meet the criteria for registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO) for postgraduate education.
ANY DELAYS IN PROVIDING ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION TO CPSO MAY RESULT IN A DELAY IN ISSUANCE OF A CERTIFICATE OF REGISTRATION AND A DELAY IN START OF POSTGRADUATE TRAINING BEYOND JULY 1.
|SOURCE OF FUNDING||Ministry of Health and Non-Ministry of Health|
|TRAINING LEVEL ELIGIBILITY||
For Pediatric Critical Care and Pediatric Emergency Medicine
|MATCH STREAMS||Competitive streams.|
ADDITIONAL CRITERIA FOR CANADIAN MEDICAL GRADUATE
A Canadian Medical Graduate (CMG) or U.S. Allopathic Medical Graduate (USMG) is an individual who received their medical degree from a medical school accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Canadian Medical Schools (CACMS) or the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME).
|PROOF OF LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY||Applicant must be able to communicate in the language of instruction and patient care of the matching school and training hospitals.|
|MEDICAL COUNCIL OF CANADA EXAMS||Please review individual program descriptions for additional information.|
|RETURN OF SERVICE (ROS) REQUIREMENTS||N/A|
|MEDICAL EDUCATION||CMGs must be graduates of an acceptable medical school on the World Directory of Medical Schools World Directory of Medical Schools list.|
ADDITIONAL CRITERIA FOR INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL GRADUATES
An International Medical Graduate (IMG) is an individual who received their medical degree from a medical school that is listed with the World Directory of Medical Schools (World Directory) published by the Foundation for the Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER) and the World Federation for Medical Education (WFME).
A U.S. Osteopathic Medical Graduate (USMG- Osteo) is an individual who received their medical degree from an accredited Osteopathic medical school.
|PROOF OF LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY||Applicant must be able to communicate in the language of instruction and patient care of the matching school and training school.|
|MEDICAL COUNCIL OF CANADA EXAMS||
IMGs who are applying to subspecialty training programs from programs other than Canadian residencies (e.g. US core training programs) must satisfy all CPSO requirements for educational licensure, including relevant licensing examinations in effect at the time of application.
For the 2021 match, the MCCEE and the MCCQE Part 1 are acceptable exams for licensure.
|RETURN OF SERVICE (ROS) REQUIREMENTS||Return of service (MOHLTC funded positions only)
The Ministry requests all ROS agreements before June 1 of the year they matched. All agreements should be returned to the Ministry prior to the start of residency training.More information for IMG ROS found here: http://www.health.gov.on.ca/en/pro/programs/hhrsd/physicians/international_medical_graduates.aspxInformation about the Ministry’s ROS programs is available at http://www.health.gov.on.ca/en/pro/programs/hhrsd/physicians/ros.aspx
|MEDICAL EDUCATION||IMGs must be graduates of an acceptable medical school on the World Directory of Medical Schools list. A copy of medical school marks/transcripts and medical degree/diploma must be submitted. Documents that are not in English must be accompanied by a translation. All IMGs need to have their documents verified through physiciansapply.ca. Any IMG who has not yet had their documents verified by physiciansapply.ca will be required to do so. This process can take several months to complete. Individuals are advised to visit physiciansapply.ca at the point of application.|