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Housing Boards

A resident initiative started in 2014 was the google message board for our FM residents to post housing listings for one another. This has fallen a bit to the wayside in the past year and we are hoping to revamp this. It is now accessible on the blog @ We highly encourage you to do both, especially to all outgoing residents, to help the new PGY-1 cohort with housing. We hope that all sites will be able to contribute, not just Kingston. Please use the new template (see link) - a big thank you to the KTI chiefs for helping with this. We believe this is a helpful resource to consolidate posting information that may be scattered across facebook groups or one off e-mails,

Freedom 55/London Life Financial Planning Dinner

This was posted at our previous monthly letter, there remain a few spots to be filled, see below for full details or contact Sarah Decker if interested @ --- Date: Wednesday, May 31, 2017 Time: 7:00 p.m. (Dinner will be catered) Address: Caldwell Wealth & Estate Advisory 4 Cataraqui Street, Suite 102. (Cataraqui St. is off Rideau Street which is one block west of Wellington, north of Princess Street). My cell phone number is 613 449 7275 if people would like to get in touch directly. Topics: 1. The cornerstones of a financial security plan; 2. Selecting a trusted team; 3. The value of advice; 4. Case study

PGY-2 Renewal Reminders

1) CMPA Membership Renewal ( - As a member, you do not have to renew. There is an form you are required to click OK once you log in and the membership will auto renew on June 20th. - Current membership ends June 30th. - Fee has increased to about $3000 this year (means more coming out of your bank account monthly). - You can apply for a partial reimbursement by filling out and submitting the Medical Protection Liability (MLP) Reimbursement Program form. Deadline Jan 1st, 2018. If you have been approved from the previous year, you do not need to re-apply.

Walk to Fight Arthritis

On behalf of the Queen's Medicine Class of 2019; Sunday, June 4th Registration 08:30, Start: 10:00 @ Fort Henry, Discovery Centre 1km and 5km Full Details Download Attached Message: My name is Molly Dushnicky and I’m proud to be the Chair of the inaugural Walk to Fight Arthritis here in Kingston, as well as a member of the Queen’s Medicine Class of 2019. My fellow classmates and I are very excited to be organizing the Walk this year, which will be taking place on Sunday, June 4 at beautiful Fort Henry. We’re thrilled to invite you to register for the walk, spread the word, and join the members of the Kingston community that are affected by arthritis every single day! As you know, arthritis a

Fall 2017 Certification Exam Open

The Fall 2017 Certification Examination in Family Medicine application is now open for qualified residents. The deadline to register is June 30, 2017. Late applications will not be accepted. Please notify your residents accordingly.

PARO Spring Hike

Spring is here! Come join your fellow residents for a hike through the beautiful Lemoine Point Conservation Area on Sunday, May 7th @ 1:00-3:00pm RSVP: Dogs are welcome. Snacks will be provided by PARO. Download full details.


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