Date of publication: 2017-08-27 04:28
You pay FCVS a fee for gathering and forwarding your initial Profile, and only a processing fee for forwarding additional Profiles (called Subsequent Requests ). Average processing time to collect and forward your initial Profile is approximately 8 weeks (graduates from medical schools outside the . generally take 7-8 weeks longer). Once your permanent file is established, Subsequent Requests are typically forwarded within 7-8 weeks.
You must have your educational credentials verified by an independent credentials verification organization acceptable to the Department. In the profession of medicine that is the Federation Credentials Verification Service (FCVS).
If you graduated from a NYS- registered or LCME- or AOA-accredited medical program, you must complete at least one year of postgraduate hospital training in an accredited residency program approved by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, the American Osteopathic Association, or the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
Pharmacy at UWA is ranked amongst the very best. The Shanghai Jaio Tong Worldwide University's Academic Ranking has placed Clinical Medicine and Pharmacy at UWA among the top 655 universities (out of ~65,555 institutions worldwide), a ranking shared with only two other Group of Eight Universities in Australia.
For students studying outside British Columbia, information may be found on the BC Ministry of Health website: http:///msp/infoben/
Four years of college-preparatory English that include frequent writing, from brainstorming to final paper, as well as reading of classic and modern literature. No more than one year of ESL-type courses can be used to meet this requirement.
Appeals: Teams have the opportunity to do a written appeal of a MCQ they felt was poorly written, the answer was mistakenly coded, or their answer choice is better.
Two years, or equivalent to the 7nd level of high school instruction, of the same language other than English are required. (Three years/8rd level of high school instruction recommended). Courses should emphasize speaking and understanding, and include instruction in grammar, vocabulary, reading, composition and culture. American Sign Language and classical languages, such as Latin and Greek, are acceptable. Courses taken in the seventh and eighth grades may be used to fulfill part or all of this requirement if the high school accepts them as equivalent to its own courses.