Residency Opportunities

CCNM is committed to providing high quality postgraduate residency experiences for a limited number of qualified graduates from Council on Naturopathic Medical Education (CNME) accredited naturopathic medicine programs. The residencies consist of increasingly independent clinical experiences, research opportunities, structured mentoring, and advanced clinically focused curriculum components.

For information on CCNM residencies and affiliate sites, please contact:
Dr. Jasmine Carino, ND, Associate Dean of Curriculum and Residency
(416) 498-1255 ext. 301 or jcarino@ccnm.edu
CCNM Clinical Residency
Toronto, Ontario
Number of positions: 3

The role is a two-year residency program at CCNM. There are three
positions available, and the start date is spring 2022. Key features of the
residency include:

  • Assisting in the clinical training and supervision of interns at the Robert Schad Naturopathic Clinic (RSNC) and at satellite clinics
  • Being a teaching assistant/small group facilitator for selected courses
  • Participating on at least one College committee
  • Completing an approved research project by the end of each residency year
  • Engage in student evaluations including Objective Structured Clinical Examinations (OSCEs)
  • Supporting the biannual file audit process for the RSNC
  • Develop and maintain a private clinical practice (4 hours/week in the first year)
  • Performing other duties as assigned by the Associate Dean, Curriculum and Residency Program
East Coast Naturopathic Clinic Residency
Bedford, Nova Scotia
Number of positions: 1
The role is a two-year residency in Bedford, Nova Scotia in a busy clinic that houses multiple NDs and two naturopathic residents. Patients with a spectrum of concerns come to the clinic, with a focus on Lyme disease, persistent borreliosis/coinfections, mold illness, SIBO, integrative cancer care, chronic pain, autism spectrum disorder, and neurological disorders.
Key features of the residency include:
  • A robust patient consultation schedule (2.5 days per week)
  • Managing an IV therapy room (2.5 days per week)
  • Ample opportunity to develop proficiency in a variety of injection therapies
  • Mentorship with a strong focus on complex case management and follow-up
  • Mentorship regarding practice management and post-residency clinical and business success
  • Complementary enrollment in Ozone and Oxidative Therapies Certification Course, Naturopathic Injection Therapies Certification Course, Low Dose Immunotherapy Training Course, SIBO Training Course for Clinicians, and Comprehensive Approach to Mitochondrial Dysfunction Training Course
Integrative Cancer Centre Residency
Toronto, Ontario
Number of positions: 1

This position is ideal for a naturopathic medicine graduate who has a specific interest in cancer care and research. The role is a two-year residency program at the Integrative Cancer Clinic (ICC) located within the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine endorsed by American Board of Naturopathic Oncology (ABNO). There is one position available with a spring 2024 start date. Key features of the residency include:

  • Assisting in the clinical training and supervision of interns at the Integrative Cancer Centre (ICC)
  • Participating in patient care at the ICC
  • Engaging in public educational talks on the topic of naturopathic integrative oncology
  • Supervising the patients receiving infusion therapy
  • Completing an approved research project
  • Oncology rotations at Sunnybrook, Southlake Regional Hospital,and Markham-Stouffville
  • Performing other duties as assigned by the Director, Integrative Cancer Centre
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How To Apply
Please visit the AANMC website for registration, application process and application forms.
The following is a calendar overview of the resident selection process.
Timelines
February 1, 2022, 12 a.m. EST
Residency application period opens
February 15, 2022, 11:59 p.m. EST
Deadline for faculty evals & transcripts
February 22, 2022, 11:59 p.m. EDT
Deadline to submit credentials order
March 24, 2022, 11:59 p.m. EDT
Deadline to submit applications.
Application period closes.
March 21, 2022
START of the interview period
May 4, 2022, at 11:59 p.m. EDT
END of the interview period
May 11, 2022, at 11:59 p.m. EDT
Deadline to submit rank list.
Link to Match Portal: TBA.
May 18, 2022, at 8 p.m. EDT
Match day
Please Note:
Applicants can only list in their ranking those sites for which they were interviewed and willing to accept the residency position if matched, regardless of the listed rank. Also, residency sites will only list in their ranking, those residents they would be willing to accept, regardless of the listed rank.