• 31 January 2014

    First edition of the NAC PRA newsletter

    We are pleased to present the first edition of the NAC PRA newsletter! This newsletter highlights the activities that took place in 2013. Topics include: A year in review for the NAC PRA Overview of the predictive validity study Nova Scotia case study – Clinician Assessment for Practice Program Overview of the Clinical Assessor Training Program [...]

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  • 07 January 2014

    Medical Council of Canada transition to DSM-5

    In May 2013 the American Psychiatric Association published the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5). The Medical Council of Canada (MCC) and its test committees have been reviewing the classification changes included in DSM-5. The new DSM-5 language will be incorporated into MCC examinations over a period of two [...]

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  • 16 December 2013

    Upcoming examination deadlines for candidates applying to the Canadian Resident Matching Service (CaRMS) for residency in Canada

    As you might be aware, the Medical Council of Canada (MCC) in partnership with the International Medical Graduate (IMG) programs offers the National Assessment Collaboration (NAC) examination to international medical graduates and students seeking entry into residency in Canada. While the MCC does not set the requirements for application to residency positions, we were recently [...]

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  • 17 September 2013

    Welcome new President and Council members

    The Medical Council of Canada welcomes its new President and Council members Following the meeting of Council on Sept. 17, 2013, the Medical Council of Canada (MCC) welcomed Ms. Nancy MacBeth as the new Council President. Ms. MacBeth completed her B.A. at the University of Alberta, majoring in French and Russian languages. Elected as Member [...]

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  • 01 August 2013

    NAC Examination – March 2013 results documents

    This news post serves as an update to the March 2013 National Assessment Collaboration (NAC) Statement of Results and supplemental feedback report that were released to candidates’ physiciansapply.ca account on Aug. 1 2013. Please note that there might be some formatting differences between the electronic version of candidate results documents and the mailed version issued [...]

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  • 09 July 2013

    Registration for the NAC exam will take place through physiciansapply.ca

    The Medical Council of Canada (MCC) is pleased to announce that it will provide registration for the National Assessment Collaboration (NAC) examination through the physiciansapply.ca portal starting in November 2013. This new centralized process will help ensure easy access to the exam across the country. Centralized registration will allow candidates to register for the NAC examination [...]

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  • 31 May 2013

    physiciansapply.ca login for former MCC-Online and PCRC-Online users

    If you had an MCC-Online or PCRC-Online account, you can use the same username and password of either account to access your physiciansapply.ca account for the first time. For users without an MCC-Online or PCRC-Online account, go to Create an account on the physiciansapply.ca Login page. If you have already set up your physiciansapply.ca account, [...]

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  • 31 May 2013

    Launch of physiciansapply.ca

    The Medical Council of Canada (MCC) is very pleased to announce the launch of its new online system, physiciansapply.ca. All MCC-Online and PCRC-Online accounts and their contents have been moved to the new physiciansapply.ca system. MCC-Online and PCRC-Online have been deactivated. Instead of using two separate accounts, candidates can now log into their physiciansapply.ca account [...]

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  • 27 March 2013

    Reissuing results for some candidates who took the Medical Council of Canada Qualifying Examination Part I on Oct. 29, 2012

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  • 14 March 2013

    MCCEE eligibility changes for international medical students

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