Residency Program

Message from Dr. John J.T. Chmelicek,
Director, Postgraduate Medical Education

Welcome to the University of Alberta Family Medicine Residency Program

We proudly John Chmelicek, Postgradute Medical Education Directorprovide a world-class residency program following the Triple C curriculum. We offer many distributed residency training sites in diverse communities, with academic support based within the University of Alberta.

The diversity in communities we work with allows us to offer residents choice in their education: common academic standards are complemented by great latitude in the educational experience so learners can shape their education based on both community and future practice needs, thus meeting our social mandate. The Family Medicine training program, accredited by the College of Family Physicians of Canada, provides clinical, research, teaching, and leadership experience in a variety of settings that prepares residents to serve the needs of Albertans, Canadians and the world throughout their careers.

The University of Alberta family medicine community and I look forward to sharing your journey and your passion in pursuit of being comprehensive family doctors.

John J.T. Chmelicek, MD, CCFP, FAAFP, FAWM
Assistant Professor