University Of Calgary Postgraduate Medicine

Academics

Resident Academics are held every Thursday throughout the year. R1 Academics are held in the morning and R2 academics are held in the afternoon. Please see the pages below for specific session time and location information:

Foundations

Foundations occurs during the month of July for incoming first year residents.  During this month they learn more about the program and what to expect over the two year residency program.  They attend plenary sessions on family medicine topics and have the opportunity to practice their existing hands on medical skills as well as learn new ones.

Foundations Schedule

ALARM

ALARM is a formal teaching course for first year Family Medicine residents as required for the Obstetrics and Gynecology rotation. It is a mandatory two-day course held twice during the academic year - July and November.  Information about the upcoming 2016-2017 ALARM courses will be distributed to the participants via email.

Procedural Skills