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October 18-19, 2017  |  Quebec City, Canada

The 2017 Program Administrators Conference is now sold out. We will not be accepting onsite registrations. Program Administrators wishing to attend ICRE only, should email the ICRE Secretariat at

The Program Administrators Conference, held in conjunction with the International Conference on Residency Education (ICRE), is a unique learning session designed to meet the specific developmental needs of program administrators and coordinators who play an essential role in medical education.

This two-day event provides invaluable opportunities for program administrators to enhance their professional development, and network with colleagues from across Canada.

Click here to view the full 2017 Program Administrators Conference schedule and program lineup.

Download the 2017 Program Administrators Conference overview, view the entire ICRE 2017 program overview, and visit the registration page to take advantage of our early bird pricing.

Attend ICRE 2017 for more professional development opportunities

Want to stay up to date on all the latest changes, innovations and best practices in residency education? Extend your stay following the Program Administrators Conference, and attend ICRE 2017!

Gain approval to attend ICRE 2017

In today’s economy, we know that spending time and money to attend the Program Administrators Conference is a professional development opportunity that sometimes needs to be justified. We recommend that you follow the steps below to demonstrate to your program director or management the positive return on investment (ROI) for your institution, clinic or organization that will result from attending the 2017 Program Administrators Conference.

Step 1:

Explore the 2017 program and determine which educational sessions you plan to attend. Choose those that will most benefit your professional practice, your research, your colleagues/residents and your institution. Each of the plenaries and workshops outline specific learning objectives and outcomes for participants.

Step 2:

Complete a Request Letter and submit to your program director or management. This letter, developed specifically for our medical education audience, is meant to help facilitate the approval process and create a business case for attending the 2017 Program Administrators Conference. You may also download our Cost/Benefit Worksheet to help develop a cost estimate.

We look forward to seeing you in Quebec City this autumn!

Approval letter


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