The utility of the MD extension program in Canadian medical education


  • Sunil Ruparelia Dalhousie University
  • David-Dan Nguyen University of Toronto
  • Anne X Nguyen University of Toronto



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Ruparelia S, Nguyen D-D, Nguyen AX. The utility of the MD extension program in Canadian medical education. Can. Med. Ed. J [Internet]. 2023 Dec. 19 [cited 2024 May 24];15(1):91-2. Available from:



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