Who can be a referee?
A referee can be a physician, professor or non-clinical individual recommending an applicant for further medical training.
What kinds of reference documents can be requested in the FM/EM match?
- Referee assessment form
- Program/site director assessment form
The intent of these forms is are to obtain an accurate profile of each resident applicant’s performance during their ongoing Family Medicine training.
Are references confidential?
All references received at CaRMS are treated as confidential and are not shared with applicants.
How do I submit a reference?
Assessment forms for the FM/EM match are built into the CaRMS Online system and can therefore only be submitted electronically through your CaRMS Online referee account.