McGill Alert / Alerte de McGill

Updated: Fri, 07/12/2024 - 12:16

McGill Alert. The downtown campus will remain partially closed through the evening of Monday, July 15. See the Campus Safety site for details.

Alerte de McGill. Le campus du centre-ville restera partiellement fermé jusqu’au lundi 15 juillet, en soirée. Complément d’information : Direction de la protection et de la prévention

Distributed Medical Education


The Government of Québec (Ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux) has  initiated or is supporting several programs that aim to promote medical practice in rural and isolated environments. It is clear that there are many advantages to having a clinical practice in areas somewhat distant from major urban sites and away from academic centres.
It has asked that the four Québec medical schools provide opportunities for clinical exposure during the undergraduate curricula in rural or isolated areas. The government programs to which you may be eligible include:

For a list of communities and regions where this program is in effect, please consult the following web site:

For the Indigenous Health Curriculum

For more information and details on rural education, please contact:

McGill Distributed Medical Education Office
(514) 398-5666 or [at]

For a list of other programs financially supported by the government, please consult the following web site:

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