Welcome to the Resident website for the Canadian Geriatrics Society!
Mission Statement: Canada needs more elder-friendly clinicians! RGIG connects trainees from across Canada to facilitate networking and mentoring, while initiating and supporting advocacy projects for older adults at local and national levels.
1) Providing mentorship and networking opportunities for trainees interested in geriatrics (geriatric fellows, internal medicine residents, care of the elderly residents, family medicine residents, and geriatric psychiatry fellows).
2) Creating and sharing resources for local and national resident-driven geriatric themed projects in advocacy, research, education, and clinical activities.3) Promotion of the RGIG principles and field of geriatrics through word of mouth, direct networking, and social media.