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Career Transition Program (CTP) – Fall 2021

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October 16, 2021 - December 18, 2021
9:30 am - 1:30 pm MDT

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Currently 19 of 19 spaces have been booked for this program.

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IELTS Writing Course for IMGs

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November 1, 2021 - December 1, 2021
9:30 am - 11:00 am MDT

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AIMGA is pleased to offer an online IELTS Writing Course for IMGs.  The course will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays, from 9:30 am to 11:30 am starting Monday, November 1st until Wednesday, December 1st.

This course is aimed at understanding the requirements and skills needed at an IELTS 7. You will be coached and oriented on all task types for both tasks 1 and 2. You will be allotted an opportunity to complete a timed written task in each class on which you will be provided feedback. Samples and structures will be presented to increase understanding of what is needed to improve writing and to obtain level 7.0 as needed.

This course will be taught by Kathleen Hall. See bio: https://aimga.ca/meet-our-staff/

 

Please note seats for this course is only available for members who have confirmed IELTS registration dates.

If any questions, please call Monica at 587-524-2750 ext. 0 or email at monica@aimga

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Currently 16 of 16 spaces have been booked for this program.

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QE1 Exam Preparation Course – Mondays

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November 1, 2021 - November 29, 2021
9:30 am - 12:30 pm MDT

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The Medical Council of Canada Qualifying Exam Part 1 Study Group is facilitated by a moderator to assist IMGs to prepare for this examination. The current moderator is Dr. Nuruddin Lakhani. These sessions are being offered online due to COVID-19.

The MCCQE Part I is a summative examination that assesses the critical medical knowledge and clinical decision-making ability of a candidate at a level expected of a medical student who is completing his or her medical degree in Canada. The examination is based on the MCC Objectives, which are organized under the CanMEDS roles. Candidates graduating and completing the MCCQE Part I normally enter supervised practice. Aside from formal accreditation processes of the undergraduate and postgraduate education programs, the MCCQE Part I is the only national standard for medical schools across Canada and, therefore, is administered at the end of medical school.

The MCCQE Part I is a one-day, computer-based test. Candidates have four hours in the morning to complete 210 Multiple-Choice Questions and up to three and a half hours in the afternoon for the Clinical Decision-Making component, which consists of 38 cases with short-menu and short-answer write-in questions. For specialist IMGs, the QE1 requires a complete review of all areas of medicine.

AIMGA’s MCCQE1 study groups are offered throughout the year on a quarterly basis. AIMGA provides computer software study materials and other relevant resources as a means of preparation (i.e. UWorld, QBank, MCC Preparation materials).

Please note it is required that you register here on the website before accessing the study session with the following Zoom link:

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAlc-Cvrz4oH9ysOVMYw3iKpdiLpEo1sHV7

 

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Currently 77 of 100 spaces have been booked for this program.

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QE1 Exam Preparation Course – Tuesdays

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November 2, 2021 - November 30, 2021
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm MDT

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The Medical Council of Canada Qualifying Exam Part 1 Study Group is facilitated by a moderator to assist IMGs to prepare for this examination.

The MCCQE Part I is a summative examination that assesses the critical medical knowledge and clinical decision-making ability of a candidate at a level expected of a medical student who is completing his or her medical degree in Canada. The examination is based on the MCC Objectives, which are organized under the CanMEDS roles. Candidates graduating and completing the MCCQE Part I normally enter supervised practice. Aside from formal accreditation processes of the undergraduate and postgraduate education programs, the MCCQE Part I is the only national standard for medical schools across Canada and, therefore, is administered at the end of medical school.

The MCCQE Part I is a one-day, computer-based test. Candidates have four hours in the morning to complete 210 Multiple-Choice Questions and up to three and a half hours in the afternoon for the Clinical Decision-Making component, which consists of 38 cases with short-menu and short-answer write-in questions. For specialist IMGs, the QE1 requires a complete review of all areas of medicine.

AIMGA’s MCCQE1 study groups are offered throughout the year on a quarterly basis. AIMGA provides computer software study materials and other relevant resources as a means of preparation (i.e. UWorld, QBank, MCC Preparation materials).

Please note it is required that you register here on the website before accessing the study session with the following Zoom link:

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsde6vqzMiEtGDizV2iQQwmKpZ6Ka59rEm

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Currently 82 of 100 spaces have been booked for this program.

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QE1 Exam Preparation Course – Wednesdays

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November 3, 2021 - November 24, 2021
9:30 am - 12:30 pm MDT

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The Medical Council of Canada Qualifying Exam Part 1 Study Group is facilitated by a moderator to assist IMGs to prepare for this examination. The current moderator is Dr. Nuruddin Lakhani. These sessions are being offered online due to COVID-19.

The MCCQE Part I is a summative examination that assesses the critical medical knowledge and clinical decision-making ability of a candidate at a level expected of a medical student who is completing his or her medical degree in Canada. The examination is based on the MCC Objectives, which are organized under the CanMEDS roles. Candidates graduating and completing the MCCQE Part I normally enter supervised practice. Aside from formal accreditation processes of the undergraduate and postgraduate education programs, the MCCQE Part I is the only national standard for medical schools across Canada and, therefore, is administered at the end of medical school.

The MCCQE Part I is a one-day, computer-based test. Candidates have four hours in the morning to complete 210 Multiple-Choice Questions and up to three and a half hours in the afternoon for the Clinical Decision-Making component, which consists of 38 cases with short-menu and short-answer write-in questions. For specialist IMGs, the QE1 requires a complete review of all areas of medicine.

AIMGA’s MCCQE1 study groups are offered throughout the year on a quarterly basis. AIMGA provides computer software study materials and other relevant resources as a means of preparation (i.e. UWorld, QBank, MCC Preparation materials).

Please note it is required that you register here on the website before accessing the study session with the following Zoom link:

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAlc-Cvrz4oH9ysOVMYw3iKpdiLpEo1sHV7

 

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Currently 62 of 100 spaces have been booked for this program.

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QE1 Exam Preparation Course – Thursdays

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November 4, 2021 - November 25, 2021
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm MDT

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The Medical Council of Canada Qualifying Exam Part 1 Study Group is facilitated by a moderator to assist IMGs to prepare for this examination. The current moderator is Dr. Nuruddin Lakhani. These sessions are being offered online due to COVID-19.

The MCCQE Part I is a summative examination that assesses the critical medical knowledge and clinical decision-making ability of a candidate at a level expected of a medical student who is completing his or her medical degree in Canada. The examination is based on the MCC Objectives, which are organized under the CanMEDS roles. Candidates graduating and completing the MCCQE Part I normally enter supervised practice. Aside from formal accreditation processes of the undergraduate and postgraduate education programs, the MCCQE Part I is the only national standard for medical schools across Canada and, therefore, is administered at the end of medical school.

The MCCQE Part I is a one-day, computer-based test. Candidates have four hours in the morning to complete 210 Multiple-Choice Questions and up to three and a half hours in the afternoon for the Clinical Decision-Making component, which consists of 38 cases with short-menu and short-answer write-in questions. For specialist IMGs, the QE1 requires a complete review of all areas of medicine.

AIMGA’s MCCQE1 study groups are offered throughout the year on a quarterly basis. AIMGA provides computer software study materials and other relevant resources as a means of preparation (i.e. UWorld, QBank, MCC Preparation materials).

*Please register online for this course before signing on to the Zoom link. Thank you.

Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwtc-GgrzosG9Zk8lMq8EmBM1T6rKgtzc3-

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Currently 72 of 100 spaces have been booked for this program.

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QE1 Exam Preparation Course – Saturdays

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November 6, 2021 - November 27, 2021
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm MDT

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The Medical Council of Canada Qualifying Exam Part 1 Study Group is facilitated by a moderator to assist IMGs to prepare for this examination. The current moderator is Dr. Nuruddin Lakhani. These sessions are being offered online due to COVID-19.

The MCCQE Part I is a summative examination that assesses the critical medical knowledge and clinical decision-making ability of a candidate at a level expected of a medical student who is completing his or her medical degree in Canada. The examination is based on the MCC Objectives, which are organized under the CanMEDS roles. Candidates graduating and completing the MCCQE Part I normally enter supervised practice. Aside from formal accreditation processes of the undergraduate and postgraduate education programs, the MCCQE Part I is the only national standard for medical schools across Canada and, therefore, is administered at the end of medical school.

The MCCQE Part I is a one-day, computer-based test. Candidates have four hours in the morning to complete 210 Multiple-Choice Questions and up to three and a half hours in the afternoon for the Clinical Decision-Making component, which consists of 38 cases with short-menu and short-answer write-in questions. For specialist IMGs, the QE1 requires a complete review of all areas of medicine.

AIMGA’s MCCQE1 study groups are offered throughout the year on a quarterly basis.  AMIGA provides computer software study materials and other relevant resources as a means of preparation (i.e. UWorld, QBank, MCC Preparation materials).

Please note it is required that you register here on the website before accessing the study session with the following Zoom link:

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwtc-GgrzosG9Zk8lMq8EmBM1T6rKgtzc3-

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One-on-One Consultations with Tisha

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November 9, 2021
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm MST

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Our staff is available to meet with members for the following purposes:

In general (30-minute consultations; information and orientation):
– to discuss your background training and experience;
– to provide guidance on pathways to licensure;
– to answer questions you may have about pathways to licensure, AIMGA’s services and programs, and other supports; and
– to determine your next step with regard to your goals.

Licensure Pathway Support (1-hour consultations):
Our AIMGA staff members are here to help you with your application to AIMGP, CaRMs, PRA-AB, other PRA programs in other provinces. These sessions are typically one hour in length to assist you by reviewing application submissions, resumes, and personal statements for grammatical correctness and clarity. AIMGA also offers a CaRMS Preparation Program which we highly recommend for those applying to CaRMS (Canadian Residency Matching System).

Employment Related Services (30-minute or 1-hour consultations):
Our AIMGA staff are here to help you achieve your employment goals. If you are looking for employment as a short-term or long-term goal, we are here to assist you. Support may include a discussion of your background, interests, and employment needs. Or, if you have a job you are interested in applying for, we can review your resume and/or cover letter for example. Or, if you’ve been called for an interview, book a mock interview session with us to help you prepare. We are also here to discuss other pathways in healthcare. If you are serious about exploring alternative career pathways in healthcare, we recommend you consider our Career Transition Program which will be offered in September and January.

To book a session with Tisha, please click on the link; https://aimga.ca/consultations-and-appointments/

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MMI Preparation Program: Part 2

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November 9, 2021
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm MST

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This session consists of a mock MMI. MMI interviewers will vary from session to session and may include AIMGA staff, residents, practicing physicians, and other allied healthcare professionals which is the same as in the actual MMI. For the purposes of this mock, you will do 5 stations. There will be two rounds. Five people in each round for a total of 10 candidates in total. Following the rounds, there will be a brief group feedback session.

Some encounters may be videotaped. If so, links to your individual videos will be provided. Videotaping is a large endeavour so we will do our best in this regard. In any case, individual evaluation forms will be sent to you for your preparation purposes.

This program is made possible via funding and therefore seats are only made available to those who have proof of AIMGP eligibility at this time. Anyone who has not sent their proof of eligibility to either Monica or Nasim will be removed in order to ensure seats go to the right person at the right time.

Note: We will offer future workshops for CASPer and/or the Situational Judgement Test (SJT) for CaRMS. We will also hold individual residency interview preparation sessions once invites for interviews have been sent.

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Currently 10 of 10 spaces have been booked for this program.

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