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Postgraduate Medical Education

Transition to Practice

Congratulations on finishing your PGME residency training! Transitioning from being a resident to an independent physician is both exciting and detailed.  Below you will find information on completing your PGME training with McMaster, OHIP resources, job boards and transition to practice tools. Resources are available to support you in planning your career and transitioning to practice in Ontario and across Canada.

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From Learner to Practitioner: Managing the Transition & Thriving in Residency & Beyond Learning Module

Developed by the UBC Office of Faculty Development & Educational Support

Completing Your PGME Program Learn More

  • Return your PGME Photo ID badge
  • Return your PGME pager
  • Collect your certificate

OHIP Information for new physicians in Ontario Learn More

  • Physicians Planning to Practice in Ontario
  • OHIP physician letter
  • Registration Services

Resources for your Transition to Practice Learn More

  • Advisory Services
  • Career Planning
  • Managing your Practice
  • RelayMD Consultant checklist & Primary care checklist

Job Boards Learn More

  • Canadian
  • Provincial
  • Territories