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2014 Preclerkship and ROMP WEEK

Summer Opportunities

Application window will be open from

January 1 - February 28, 2014.

Please ensure you apply within your school's designated window.

2014 ROMP Week

University of Ottawa

May 26 – 30, 2014

Northern Ontario School of Medicine

May 26 – 30, 2014

Queen’s University

June 2 – 6, 2014

 

University of Toronto

June 2 – 6, 2014

McMaster University

July 7 – 11, 2014

          OR

August 18 - 22, 2014

Requirement:

* One paragraph letter of intent

* Send as an attachment via e-mail immediately following application submission

Note: Applications will not be considered complete until the letter of intent and letter of good standing are received by the ROMP office.

Please forward all documentation to:

undergrads@romponline.com

 

 


News and Events
Events

Winter 2014
11th Annual ROMP

Rural Resident Winter Retreat 

A 2-day annual conference for rural stream residents to connect with their peers from rural Ontario family medicine residency programs.

 

Welcome

 

The Rural Ontario Medical Program (ROMP) is funded by the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) and operates as a learner placement program for Ontario's six medical universities.   ROMP arranges core and elective rotations for medical trainees across south central Ontario in one-on-one learning situations with physician preceptors.  It is ROMP's hope that, through creating "home-grown" physicians, we can help the communities ease the burden caused by the nation-wide physician shortage.  As residents graduate and move towards their first practice, ROMP offers guidance and ongoing support to ensure the utmost success in their ventures. More...

"[My preceptor] was comfortable  to give me an appropriate level of responsibility and organized her office in a way that this was possible.  She also encouraged that independence of practice that is so important (and infrequently received) in the last year of residency.   She is a very strong role model, as a community-based physician and has been a big part in my decision to pursue this."

- PGY4 Pediatric Resident

 

Mission Statement

As a learner placement program, ROMP coordinates rural rotations for medical students and residents from the six Ontario medical universities. The staff at ROMP work with a voluntary association of physicians who share a commitment to providing quality educational experiences in rural medical practice.

 

 

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