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Postgraduate Medical Education - useful links

University of Toronto Postgraduate Medical Education logo The Postgraduate Medical Education Office at the University of Toronto (http://www.pgme.utoronto.ca/)
Postgraduate Web Evaluation and Registration System logo The Postgraduate Web Evaluation and Registration System (POWER) (http://power.utoronto.ca/) is the online evaluation and registration resource used by all postgraduate medical education trainees at the University of Toronto for evaluation and registration.
Professional Association of Residents of Ontario logo The Professional Association of Residents of Ontario (http://www.myparo.ca/About_PARO) is the official representative voice for Ontario’s doctors in training.

PARO’s priority is to advocate on behalf of its members, addressing professional and educational concerns. Members of PARO are, by definition, post-graduate medical residents training in accredited programs which lead to certification by either the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or the College of family Physicians of Canada, in one of their recognized specialty or subspecialty programs.
College of Physicians and Surgeons logo The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (http://www.cpso.on.ca/) is the governing body for medical doctors in Ontario.

The college issues certificates of registration for all doctors to allow them to practice medicine.
Canadian Medical Protective Association logo The Canadian Medical Protective Association (http://www.cmpa-acpm.ca/cmpapd04/docs/highlights-e.cfm) is an organization that provides legal defence and liability protection to physicians across Canada, and provides compensation to patients and their families proven to have been harmed by negligent clinical care.