Benefits of membership and affiliation
We are with you every step of your career. The Royal College supports lifelong learning as well as the assessment of competence and performance from residency through practice and into retirement. Joining the Royal College also means you can make your voice heard on the important issues facing health care in Canada and around the world.
Becoming a Fellow, Resident Affiliate, Diplomate, Diplomate Affiliate or Subspecialist Affiliate shows you are engaged in superior training and committed to lifelong learning. It shows patients, peers and regulatory authorities that you have committed to earning their respect and trust. Active members and affiliates in full-time or part-time practice can use their designation (where applicable) for career advancement.