International Medical Graduates

Are you an International Medical Graduate interested in a career in medicine in Prince Edward Island?

If so, here is some information that may help:
For Specialists:

If you already have your Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada certification (FRCPC), please view our specialist job opportunities here.

For Family Medicine:
  • Visit the Medical Council of Canada for information about the qualifying exams
  • In most cases, 1-2 years of independent clinical experience in Canada is required. Please note, that observership and volunteer work in Canada do not count toward independent clinical practice experience
Once you've confirmed your eligibility to work and be licensed in Prince Edward Island, please review our physician job opportunities at
Published date: 
October 10, 2019
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General Inquiries

Department of Health and Wellness

Recruitment and Retention Secretariat

3rd Floor, Sullivan Building
16 Fitzroy Street, PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8

Phone: 902-620-3874
Fax: 902-620-3875