CRA Resident Programs

The CRA hosts several resident programs for Canadian rheumatology residents to enhance learning and offer a collegial forum for residents to connect with their peers and program directors from across the country.  This year we’re pleased to offer several programs, please be sure to save the following dates:

Event Date Details
NWRITE Oct. 18-22, 2021 Date/time varies by centre
How to Navigate a Scientific Conference Nov. 4, 2021 Hosted virtually, 7:00 pm ET
Expert hosted breakout discussions on hot ACR topics Nov. 9, 2021 Hosted virtually, 6:00 pm ET
National OSCE Dec. 3, 2021 Circuits hosted virtually, 9:00 & 11:00 am ET
Residents’ Pre-Course (part 1) Jan. 21, 2022 Hosted virtually, 12:30-4:30 pm ET
Residents’ Pre-Course (part 2) Feb. 2, 2022 Hosted in-person in Québec, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm ET
Spring Event Apr. 1, 2022 Hosted virtually (time to be confirmed)

Programs are extended to all residents (MOH and non-MOH funded).  All presentations are hosted in English, the National Written Rheumatology In-Training Examination (NWRITE) and Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) can be written in either French or English.

Registration required for all events (excluding NWRITE), registration is complimentary to all rheumatology residents, program directors and invited guests.

Click here to register for upcoming keynote presentation and breakout discussions scheduled around ACR.

How to Navigate a Scientific Conference, presented by Dr. Janet Pope
November  4, 2021
Hosted virtually at 7:00 pm ET

Expert hosted breakout discussions on hot ACR topics including Ankylosing Spondylitis, COVID Related Issues, Genetics in Rheumatology (peds), Lupus, Myositis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, and Vasculitis
November 9, 2021
Hosted virtually 6:00 pm ET