Resources for Postgraduate Learners
Professionalism in Practice
In collaboration with the Office of Professional and Educational Devleopment, an accredited Professionalism in Practice online learning module has been developed for clinical faculty and learners.
To complete the module, please visit https://www.mdcme.ca/courseinfo.asp?id=223.
To report instances of intimidation, bullying, harassment and sexual harassment, please use the appropriate documents outlined below:
|Document||Individual making the complaint||The individual the complaint is regarding|
| Respectful Learning Environment in Medical Education Policy and Procedures
| Memorial Sexual Harassment & Assault Policy
Outlines provisions which aim to:
| Memorial Student Code of Conduct
Regional Health Authorities
The regional health authorities in Newfoundland and Labrador and the Horizon Health Network in New Brunswick each have their own policies in place governing respectful workplace. These policies can be found within each organization’s intranet.
|Horizon Health (New Brunswick)||
Instances when Regional Health Authority policies are utilized
Learner brings forward a complaint regarding an employee/physician of a Regional Health Authority (e.g. nurse; physiotherapist; staff physician) that does not have an appointment with the Faculty of Medicine, Memorial.
College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador
To review Standards of Practice and Practice Guidelines from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador, please visit their website.
Additional Resources and Guidelines
FoM Social Media Guidelines
FoM Statement of Professional Attributes
PGME Student Handbook
Memorial Sexual Harassment Office
Memorial Assessment and Care Protocol for Disturbing, Threatening or Violent Behaviour
Memorial Sexual Assault Support and Resource Guide
Canadian Medical Association Code of Ethics and Professionalism
Postgraduate Counsellor (for College of Family Physicians of Canada residents)
Dr. Jennifer O’Dea
Postgraduate Counsellor (for Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada residents)
Dr. Susan Avery
Postgraduate Medical Education Office
Sexual Harassment Advisor
Associate Sexual Harassment Advisor
Memorial Student Life
Coordinator of Student Support
Memorial University of Newfoundland Student Wellness and Counselling Centre