Western Graduate & Postdoctoral  Studies

Family Medicine

Master of Clinical Science (M.Cl.Sc.)



Program Websites


Program Contact

Liz McInnis (liz.mcinnis@schulich.uwo.ca)
Program Coordinator

Department of Family Medicine

Western University
Centre for Public Health and Family Medicine
London, Ontario N6A 5C1

t. 519-661-2111 ext. 80119
f. 519-661-3878

The Family Medicine program has attracted Family Physicians from Canada and around the world who wish to enhance their knowledge, skills and leadership within the discipline of Family Medicine. This program combines two weeks on-site once yearly with distance education online. The course of study is designed to fit the needs of the individual applicant and utilizes the broad range of academic and research expertise of the faculty.

Times to Completion

  • 9 Terms (3 years) - Full-time
  • 12 Terms (4 years) - Part-time

Curriculum Options

  • Full-time or part-time study
  • Thesis-based, course-based or project-based

Funding Details

Applicants (domestic and international) are encouraged to apply for the following scholarships:

Admission Requirements

  • B average in the undergraduate degree.
  • Completion of an MD degree.
  • Canadian residency program or 5+ years in a Family Medicine practice if an international student.

Additional Requirements

  • Must currently be practicing Family Medicine in country of residence.

Test Requirements

Applicants whose first language is not English must furnish evidence of their proficiency in the use of the English language:

Application Deadline(s)

  • May 1 - Acceptance notification by June 30