The Patient Education Grants for Family Medicine Residents encourage family medicine residents to become involved in the planning and development of patient education. The grants support residents in doing projects focused on patient education and/or Choosing Wisely Canada recommendations during their training (e.g., research, developing learning tools) and in the creation and promotion of materials, tools, and presentations that specifically address gaps in patient education resources and update existing information.

Value: Up to three awards will be presented each year in the amount of $2,000 each: $1,000 is provided as initial funding and $1,000 is awarded when the project is completed. An additional amount up to $1,500 will be available to cover registration fees and travel related to attending a conference for presentation purposes.

Application process:
The application window opens on December 7, 2018.
Residents must apply online.
The deadline to apply is 4:00 p.m. (ET) on June 20, 2019.
Please refer to this PDF for application requirements.

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