Medical Council of Canada

June 2017 ECHO newsletter



June 30, 2017

June 2017 ECHO newsletter

Celebrate the MCC’s new headquarters, learn about the upcoming changes to the MCCQE Part I and NAC exams and congratulate Dr. Claire Touchie recipient of an AFMC award in this June issue of the ECHO newsletter.


September 9, 2016

Bridging the Transition: Setting the Stage for a More Continuous and Integrated Model of Assessment for Medical Licensure in Canada

Presentation by Dr. André De Champlain, Director of Psychometrics and Assessment Services during the MCC’s 2016 Annual Meeting.


May 20, 2016

Augmenting Physician Examiner scoring in OSCEs: A pilot for including the Standardized Patient

This pilot study explores benefits of adding standardized patient to Physician Examiner scoring in a high-stakes national OSCE.


March 22, 2016

Peering Through the Looking Glass: How Advances in Technology, Psychometric and Philosophy are Altering the Assessment Landscape in Medical Education


September 27, 2015

Pushing the Boundaries of Medical Licensing


April 27, 2015

Peeking behind the test - insights and innovations


April 25, 2013

Report to the Medical Council of Canada on Current Issues in Health Professional and Health Professional Trainee Assessment


October 7, 2011

Recalibrating for the 21st century

Report of the Assessment Review Task Force on the strategic review of the MCC’s assessment processes.