Orientation to Licensing for Physicians (International Medical Graduates)

This session is required for all new International Medical Graduate (IMG) clients.

The session provides an introduction to the physician licensing process in the province of Ontario, including the roles and relationships of the following organizations:

  • The Medical Council of Canada (MCC)
  • The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO)
  • The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC)
  • The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC)
  • The Canadian Resident Matching Service (CaRMS)
  • Touchstone Institute
  • HealthForceOntario’s Access Centre

Eligibility Criteria:

  • If you are not already a client of the Access Centre, please register online.
In-Person: Toronto
Toronto September 6, 2019 10:00am - 1:00pm HealthForceOntario Marketing and Recruitment Agency
163 Queen Street East, 2nd Floor
Toronto, ON M5A 1S1

How to Register:

Send an email to Please provide in your email:

  • Your name and contact information; and
  • The name and date of the session you would like to attend.

You will receive a confirmation email once you are signed up for the session.

Space is limited!

Additional Resources:

Recorded webinar by HealthForceOntario's Access Centre designed to provide a brief overview of the licensing process. Please email to request access to the Recorded Webinar for International Medical Graduates.

Visit our Resources for Internationally Educated Health Professionals in Ontario page for other resources that you might find helpful.