The Department of Family Medicine offers several opportunities for medical students and residents to participate in meaningful primary care research as a part of their medical education.

Elective opportunities are available to uOttawa medical students and residents as well as International medical students and residents.

Residents are encouraged to utilize the DFM Research team for the Family Medicine Resident Scholarly Project, which is a mandatory requirement for graduation from the uOttawa Family Medicine residency program.

The PGY3 Clinician Scholar program is a funded third-year program. This is an excellent opportunity to enhance your skills as a scholar in the areas of Primary Health Care Research or Educational Research. Visit our PGY3 Enhanced Skills Program (Clinician Scholar) page for more information.