Have you received feedback about needing to improve in a certain area? Have you self-identified a part of your practice you’d like to develop? We’ve compiled a selection of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and practice improvement resources to support your learning.
*Please note this selection is not meant to be comprehensive or complete, and inclusion is not necessarily an endorsement by the CPSO.
We organized the resources using the CanMEDS 2015 framework and categorized alphabetically within the most appropriate CanMEDS role. Collected separately below are searchable databases, catalogues and other providers.
For general questions about the CPD regulation, email Physician Advisory Services, or call 416-967-2603 or 1-800-268-7096 ext. 606.
For other inquiries about CPD/practice improvement, email the Education Liaison, or call 416-967-2600 or 1-800-268-7096 ext. 747.
Resources by CanMEDS Role
- Medical Expert Role Resources (includes consent, clinical skills, safe opioid prescribing, medical assistance in dying)
- Professional Role Resources (includes ethics, boundaries, physician health)
- Communicator Role Resources (includes medical record-keeping, patient communication)
- Collaborator Role Resources (includes inter/intra professional communication)
- Leader Role Resources (includes practice management)
- Health Advocate Role Resources (includes health promotion, patient safety)
- Scholar Role Resources (includes self-directed learning)
Searchable Databases, Catalogues and Other Providers
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Clinical Tools and Resources for Family Physicians
Ontario College of Family Physicians
Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care
Division of e-Learning Innovation, Michael G DeGroote School of Medicine, McMaster University
MDCME Online Courses
Clinical Tools and Resources
Centre for Effective Practice
CPD Academic Offices
Faculty of Health Sciences – Continuing Health Sciences Education
Faculty of Medicine – Health Sciences and Interprofessional Education
Northern Ontario School of Medicine
Faculty of Medicine – Office of Continuing Professional Development
University of Ottawa
Faculty of Health Sciences – Continuing Professional Development
Faculty of Medicine – Continuing Professional Development
University of Toronto