The International Centre for Professional Development in Health and Medicine (ICPDHM) is a not-for-profit physician organization with research interests.

We specialize in the development of accredited continuing medical education/continuing professional development (CME/CPD) and other learning programs for physicians and allied healthcare professionals in Canada and around the globe.

ICPDHM Mission

Advance the practice of medicine and improve patient outcomes by improving adherence to evidence-based clinical practice guidelines.



CME/CPD programs
  • In collaboration with scientific planning committees, we oversee the development of:
    • Needs assessments – design, implementation, and results reporting
    • Accredited/certified programs: RCPSC Section 1 and Section 3, Mainpro+, CERT+, FMOQ, CCCEP, OPQ, and CNA
    • Other learning programs
  • Program implementation and dissemination, including updates to accrediting bodies as required, train-the-trainer, and reaccreditation/recertification
  • CME/CPD program outcomes measurement, analysis, and reporting


  • Implementation science
  • Quality improvement initiatives

Other services

  • Publication support – research and editorial support to achieve journal or scientific conference acceptance
  • Clinical tools – mobile apps with guidelines-based diagnostic/treatment algorithms
  • Patient education tools – standalone education (print, online, mobile apps)
  • Publication of CME/CPD program outcomes
  • Grant writing


Learning Platforms

  • On-demand learning via the web and mobile apps
  • Live small- and large-group learning
  • Conference symposia – regional, national, international
  • Webcasts
  • Newsletters
  • Expert journal clubs
  • Rounds