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2019 CFMS Spring General Meeting
Niagara Falls, Ontario / April 12–13, 2019

Event details

    Marriott on the Falls, 6755 Fallsview Blvd, Niagara Falls, ON.
  • DATE
    April 12-13, 2019
    Dress Code: Business attire for meetings, fancy casual for social events.

What is the Spring General Meeting?

The Spring General Meeting (SGM) is an opportunity for Canadian medical students to get together and discuss important issues pertaining to medical education, advocacy, global health, wellness, and more. Join the conversation, get involved — we want to hear from you!

Registration information

How can I register? (Deadline: 11:59 PM EST on March 12, 2019)

  • Registration is NOW CLOSED. If you registered for SGM you must also register for CCME (Student Rate of $50.00). Please head to the CCME website to do so.
  • Please direct any registration inquiries to [email protected].

Registration is only available to members. Please login to proceed.

Travel Funding

Never been to a CFMS meeting? Interested in getting involved? Get your registration and travel costs covered by the CFMS by applying for Travel Funding! Each year the CFMS and MD Financial Management allocates funds to bring medical students to our annual meetings. It's a great way to learn more about what the CFMS does, get involved, and meet other medical students from across the country.

Apply for Travel Funding

  • Applications are now CLOSED.



Resolutions must be received by Dr. Ali N. Damji, CFMS SGM Chair, by e-mail [email protected] on or before Saturday, March 23rd, 2019 at 12:00 am midnight EST to be pre-circulated to SGM delegates via our website. Additional written resolutions may be tabled if emailed to the SGM Chair by Friday, April 12th, 2019 at 6:00pm EST.

Based on the total number of resolutions received, there is no guarantee that resolutions will be given agenda time at the SGM but every reasonable effort will be made to do so. Business will end promptly as scheduled in the agenda, and remaining resolutions will be referred to the CFMS Board for consideration.
Please note that, as determined by the General Assembly at SGM 2014, any proposed motion that includes spending of $1000 or more must be submitted to the CFMS at least 14 days in advance of SGM, i.e. by Friday, March 29th, 2019 at 12:00 am midnight EST.


Full details and deadlines HERE.

Important Documents

Meeting Information

Executive & Officer Reports

Executive & Officer Reports


Resolution 1

Supporting Documents

Resolution 2

Supporting Documents

Resolution 3

Supporting Documents

Resolution 4

Supporting Documents

Resolution 5

Supporting Documents

Resolution 6

Supporting Documents

Resolution 7

  • Resolution: Motion to Adopt a Position Paper “The Need for Homogeneity Among Canadian Clerkship Examinations” [Resolution pulled]
Supporting Documents
  • PDFPosition Paper on the need for homogeneity among Canadian clerkship examinations [Resolution pulled]

Resolution 8

Resolution 9

Supporting Documents

Resolution 10

Supporting Documents

Resolution 11

Supporting Documents

Resolution 12