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November 14 2019

The FMRQ at the parliamentary commission on the broadening of the nurse practitioners’ role : yes, but with a more comprehensive framework

The broadening of the nurse practitioner’s role could improve access to healthcare. However, we believe that this extended role must be more circumscribed, that the training should be adapted to their new responsibilities and that a certification exam on their knowledge and skills is necessary. This is what the FMRQ emphasized at the November 12 parliamentary commission in Quebec City studying Bill 43 amending the Nurses’ Act and other legislative provisions to improve access to health services.

November 04 2019

Reimbursement of Travel, Accomodation and Living Expenses

Here is all you need to know to understand what you are entitled to.    >

September 27 2019

The FMRQ Adopts a Policy for a Socially and Environmentally Responsible Action

To participate in the collective effort and to counter the negative impact of climactic changes on populations’ health, we adopted a Policy for a socially and environmentally responsible action.   >

September 27 2019

Competency by Design : Year 2, Ongoing Issues

Over the last year, the FMRQ followed up with resident doctors in CBD in order to see if the recommendations from the first study with the 2017-2018 cohort had borne fruit. So we questioned resident doctors from eight programs, including anesthesiology and OTO/HNS from the first cohort and six additional programs : emergency medicineforensic pathologymedical oncologynephrologysurgical foundations and urology. 

September 18 2019

The FMRQ at the Parliamentary Commission Concerning Essential Services

September 17, 2019, the Fédération des médecins residents du Québec presented a brief at the parliamentary commission studying Bill 33, concerning essential services. To view the presentation…

July 19 2019

Our Board of Directors for 2019-2020

Dr Christian Campagna, president

Dr Valérie Massey, secretary

Dr Julien Dallaire, treasurer

Dr Samuel Bergeron, director from AMRM

Dr Annick Bérard-Giasson, director from ARM

Dr Stéphanie Dufour, director from AMReQ

Dr Eric Guimond, director from AMReS

Dr Olivier Fortin, administrator and responsible for Academic affairs – Specialties

Dr Dany Afram, administrator and responsible for Academic affairs – Family Medicine

Dr Alex Vignola, administrator and responsible for Union affairs

Me Patrice Savignac Dufour, executive director

July 09 2019

Our thanks to the 2018-2019 Board

Thank you to the Board members who moved Federation-wide matters forward in 2018-2019, thus helping raise the Fédération des médecins résidents du Québec’s profile in both the healthcare system and the medical faculties.

May 07 2019

Excelsior Awards: Congratulations to our 2019 recipients!

On May 3, 2019, the FMRQ revealed the names of the recipients of the 2019 Excelsior Awards, in the context of Medical Resident Day. The Excelsior Awards are intended to underscore medical residents’ involvement in original, innovative projects, initiated by them or to which they have contributed significantly, which meet a need among residents and/or the community at large, in that they contribute, directly or indirectly, to enhancing resident and community wellness.

December 27 2018

Interpretation Guide to the 2015-2021 Collective Agreement

We invite you to consult The Interpretation Guide to the FMRQ 2015-2021 Collective Agreement which is now posted on our website. We remind you that, for any questions concerning your work conditions, you may also get in touch with the FMRQ directly by calling 514-282-0256 or 1-800-465-0215, or emailing fmrq@fmrq.qc.ca.

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