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Advocacy

AFMC works to represent and carry forward the mandate of Canada's 17 Faculties of Medicine. Our advocacy initiatives keep health research, medical education and social accountability issues high on the federal government's agenda and ensure that Canada's 17 Faculties of Medicine have a role in informing the decision-making process.

Check this page often for advocacy news, events and to obtain documents and information on our work in this area.

For more information on our advocacy initiatives, please contact us.

Media Inquiries: Contact Geneviève Moineau at gmoineau at afmc.ca or 613-730-0687 Ext. 222.




POLICY BRIEFINGS

AFMC, along with the Canadian Post-M.D. Education Registry, held a successful policy briefing on Tuesday, December 7, 2010 on the role International Medical Graduates play in our healthcare system. The policy briefing also presented newly-mined data from the National IMG Database project.

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POLICY STATEMENTS
Science and Technology Health Human Resources Medical Education
Science and Technology Health Human Resources Medical Education


ADVOCACY DOCUMENTS  
ADVOCACY DOCUMENTS

In this section, you will find an archive of documents AFMC has used to advocate on behalf of our members and make recommendations to policy makers.

View our advocacy documents.