Welcome to the Faculty of Medicine!

Photo of Jacques Bradwejn, MD FRCPC, Dean of the Faculty of Medicine“As the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Ottawa, I sincerely welcome you to our community. You have joined a team of over 2800 active faculty members, including 350+ PhDs and scientists and over 2000 hospital or community-based clinicians. Together, we will continue to develop tomorrow’s clinical, education, and scientific leaders and help ensure Canada’s future health care and research capacity. I look forward to meeting you in person at the Orientation Meet and Greet. In the meantime, I hope you enjoy and profit from this New Faculty Orientation Program” (Jacques Bradwejn, MD, FRCPC, DABPN).
New faculty should carefully review the FAQs about the Faculty of Medicine at https://med.uottawa.ca/professional-development/fac-development/frequently-asked-questions. This site is a valuable resource and includes information about promotion, Faculty of Medicine policies and procedures, and opportunities to get involved in teaching.
New faculty are encouraged to attend our welcoming event that is held annually in the fall. An email invitation will be forwarded to you. This event is an opportunity to meet our Dean and the Leadership team, to network with new faculty members and department chairs, to ask questions and mostly to allow us to welcome you to the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Ottawa.

Requirements:

Read the FAQs. Preparation for the quiz.

Review the Frequently Asked Questions about the Faculty of Medicine on the Faculty Development website

This reflective tool will help you document your learning and future learning plans.We wish you a successful career in the Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa.
Faculty Development Team


This activity is an Accredited Self-Assessment Program (Section 3) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of The Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada, and approved by University of Ottawa’s Office of Continuing Professional Development on June 25th, 2015 and expires June 2018.

Remember to visit MAINPORT to record your learning and outcomes. You may claim a maximum of 2 hours for the online portion (quiz and two modules) and 2 hours for the meet and greet (credits are automatically calculated).

This program has been accredited by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the University of Ottawa’s Office of Continuing Professional Development for up to 2 credits for the online portion (quiz and two modules) and 2 hours for the meet and greet gathering Mainpro-M1 credit per vignette.