The future is here! Pediatric surgery and the move to the royal college of physicians and surgeons of Canada's competence by design

J Pediatr Surg. 2020 May;55(5):796-799. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2020.01.031. Epub 2020 Jan 31.


This interactive session was held at the 51st Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association of Pediatric Surgeons (CAPS) in preparation for the transition of Pediatric Surgery training in Canada to Competency by Design (a CBME-based model of residency training developed by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada).

Keywords: Competency by Design; Pediatric Surgery training.

MeSH terms

  • Canada
  • Clinical Competence
  • Humans
  • Internship and Residency / organization & administration*
  • Pediatrics* / education
  • Pediatrics* / organization & administration
  • Surgeons* / education
  • Surgeons* / organization & administration