Updated August 7, 2020
2021 R-1 Main Residency Match
Program directors and administrators may begin to add or remove file reviewers for their program(s) in CaRMS Online. File reviewers will receive an email from CaRMS with instructions on how to set up their account.
Programs now have access to all submitted applications and documents (including letters of reference). They will review applications and communicate with applicants to schedule interviews.
Applicant photos are now available to view. Photos are not available prior to this date
Programs are responsible for scheduling interviews with applicants during this period.
Interviews for current-year Canadian medical school graduates from out-of-town universities are conducted during this three-week period. Interviews for international medical graduates and applicants at their own schools are coordinated separately with no specific national time period.
All 2021 R-1 match interviews will be in a virtual format, as per the decision of the AFMC Resident Matching Committee (ARMC).
File reviewer will no longer have access to CaRMS Online once PGME offices approve programs’ rank order lists on this date.