Evidence-based research is the foundation for the CMPA’s collaborative efforts in promoting an effective, sustainable medical liability system in Canada.

Research & Policy


CMPA medico-legal data informs research activities of the CMPA and member physicians, as well as those of healthcare organizations seeking insights into safe medical care.


CMPA research

CMPA research is crucial to advancing the safety of medical care in Canada.


Published research

CMPA research is published in peer-reviewed journals, and informs collaborative research initiatives.


Request medico-legal data

CMPA welcomes members to collaborate with us to develop and implement novel ways of enhancing safe medical care.



The CMPA supports an effective and sustainable medical liability system that meets the needs of physicians and patients.

Public policy, submissions, and responses

The CMPA provides a medical liability perspective to support the development of good public policies.

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Helpful links

Helpful links to medical regulatory authorities (Colleges) and other websites.

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Media room

We are available between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday to provide information and respond to interview requests.

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