2021 Attendee Guide

We are excited to be welcoming you virtually to the Canadian Conference of Medical Education 2021!

All major sessions, including 4 plenary sessions, the Education Research Symposium, the CCME-John Ruedy Education Innovation Symposium, The AFMC Hot Topic and The AFMC Learner Forum, will each offer credits. This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and has been approved by MUN CPD for up to 10 MOC Section 1 Group Learning credits. This program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by MUN CPD for up to 10 Mainpro+ Group Learning credits. Each physician should claim only those credits accrued through participation in the activity.

The following will provide you with important information on accessing and using the virtual platform.

The conference content will be available through our Attendee Website which you can access here

Access the Virtual Event

Once you are on the Attendee Website you will be asked to login in. You’ll be prompted to enter your first name, last name, and email address. Next, you will be required to verify your account by a verification code sent via email and/or text message. Enter this code, and click log in.

Once you have accessed the virtual Attendee platform you will see all conference content available to you. You can browse through the sessions and add the ones you’d like to attend to your schedule for convenient access.

The titles to all abstracts are hyperlinked in all the session descriptions for you to quick reference the whole abstract.

Poster sessions will be available on-demand throughout the conference and can be found under the posters tab in all sessions. A video and a poster image is available to view on your own time. 

The oral presentations will be pre-recorded videos paired with a live Q&A. Both sessions are available on the platform to view again. 

To view a session you will need to click “replay” on the session page.


CCME 2021 abstracts are now published! You can find them in a special edition of the CMEJ 


Please have a look at our virtual exhibitor hall and sponsor page. You can send them a message by clicking the contact us button. 

Didn’t get to attend all the sessions you wanted to? Don’t worry - orals, posters, plenary and major sessions will be available on-demand for 3 months post-conference dates.