Examination Registration:


Exam dates

Clinical Genetics

Examination dates and times are subject to change. Candidates will receive their confirmation of written appointment, via email, two months before the exams. Confirmation of Live exams will be provided in the candidates’ appointment letter approximately one month before the examination. All times listed are local..

Please note: Due to the complexities and intricacies of scheduling candidates, your scheduled time and date to attend the examination cannot be changed or altered. All eligible candidates will be scheduled appropriately for each exam component according to the application deadline and Royal College’s capacity. No candidate shall be granted a request to select a specific date or date range and/or time of their exam(s) unless specific conditions have been met (see policy here).

Spring regional written centres: Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Saskatoon, Winnipeg, London, Hamilton, Toronto, Kingston, Ottawa, Montréal, Québec, Halifax, St. John’s

Location: La Cite:   801 Aviation Pkwy, Ottawa, ON K1K 4R3.

Registration and Information Session

Registration is at 08:15 for the AM session from 09:00 to 12:00
Registration is at 13:15 for the PM session from 14:00 to 17:00

Registration: Janury 3 (Clinical ONLY - late applications are not accepted)
Written: Spring regional centres: April 28 & 29, 2020
Osce: May 15, 2020 (La Cité Collégiale, 801 Aviation Parkway, Ottawa)

Cytogenetics, Molecular Genetics and Biochemical Genetics

Registration: January 15, 2020 (Late applications with the late fee accepted up to February 15.  After this date, late applications are not accepted)
General examination:  Tuesday, May 12, 2020 – Accredited Training Centre
Written Specialty:  Wednesday, May 13, 2020 – Accredited Training Centre
OSLEs:  Monday, June 15, 2020 – Winnipeg

Note that the General and written Specialty examinations will both be held at local accredited training sites on back-to-back days.  These will both occur at 9:00 am local time each day. The exams are 3 hours long.  

Save the Dates!

 CCMG/CSCC Virtual Sessions: Differences of Sexual Differentiation/Transgender - July 16, 2020

General Examination (3 hours)  - September 15, 2020

Specialty Written Examination - September 16, 2020

OSLEs (written only) - September 17, 2020

45th Annual Scientific Meeting in St. John’s, NL - June 12-16, 2021 - Delta St John's Hotel and Conference Centre