Student Services

OMA RESOURCES

For a complete list of all OMA member programs and services, please visit OMA’s website at OMA Advantages Program.

Educational Resources

·         College of Family Physicians of Canada

o   Canadian Library of Family Medicine

o   Free online access to Self LearningTM and MDCME.ca

o   Research services from the Canadian Library of Family Medicine

·         Canadian Medical Association/Canadian Federation of Medical Students

o   25% off McGraw-Hill publications such as Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, the Case File series, and hundreds of more resources

o   Access to 100 free online textbooks

o   Research assistance from a CMA librarian

o   Access to information on specialty profiles

o   mdBriefcase: Online continuing medical education

Medical Equipment

·         Ontario Medical Students Association

o   3M/Cardinal Health/Welch-Allyn: Exclusive discounts on all medical equipment (stethoscopes, blood pressure cuffs, ophthalmoscopes, etc.)

o   Talk to your VP External for details on how to place an order!

Medical Services

·         Canadian Federation of Medical Students

o   LasikMD Vision Correction Services: Laser eye correction discount

 Moving Services

·         Ontario Medical Association

o   Campbell Moving Systems: OMA members receive preferred rates on local and long distance for residential moves and relocations

o   Transfer Ease: Providing relocation services to OMA members

 Personal Development and Wellness

·         Ontario Medical Association

o   Mentorship Program

o   Physician Health Program

o   Alpine Ski Club

o   Hard Candy Fitness: OMA members receive preferred rates at the Toronto location

o   Moksha Yoga: members receive a discount on membership and classes

·         Canadian Medical Association

o   GoodLife Corporate gym membership

 Publications

·         Canadian Medical Association

o   Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ)

·         Ontario Medical Association and Ontario Medical Students Association

o   Ontario Medical Review: Monthly flagship publication of the OMA

o   Scrub-In: Quarterly publication for all Ontario medical students

·         Canadian Federation of Medical Students

o   Annual Review: Annual publication featuring CFMS updates and content contributed by Canadian medical students

Technology – Mobile Apps

·         Canadian Medical Association

o   CPS on RxTx Mobile App: Members get free access to the electronic version of the Compendium of Pharmaceuticals and Specialties (CPS)

o   Lexi-Comp, Pepid, Unbound Medicine, Essential Evidence Plus, Skyscape...

o   UpToDate: Members get a discounted rate

 Travel – Airline

·         Ontario Medical Association (Advantages Program)

o   Porter Airlines (all year round + added discounts during CaRMS)

o   WestJet Airlines (discounts during CaRMS)

o   Park ‘N’ Fly: Discounts in Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa, Windsor, Edmonton, Calgary and Vancouver

o   Visit OMA Advantages website for more details.

Travel – Automobile

·         Ontario Medical Association

o   OMA Auto Insurance

o   Car-2-Go

o   Mercedes Benz: Members receive preferred rates

·         Canadian Medical Association

o   Enterprise Rent-A-Car

o   National Canada: Preferred car rental provider

Travel – Hotels

·         Canadian Federation of Medical Students

o   Choice Hotels: Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality Suites, Sleep Inn, Clarion, EconoLodge and Rodeway Inn (270+ locations in Canada)

·         Canadian Medical Association

o   Delta Hotels, Fairmount Hotels & Resorts, and Starwood Hotels and Resorts

·         Ontario Medical Association

o   Corporate Hotel Directory: includes the Ritz-Carlton Toronto

o   Entire list is available in the members’ section of the OMA website here.

Travel – Train

·         Canadian Medical Association & Ontario Medical Association

o   ViaRail

Wireless Communications (Voice & Data Plans)

·         Canadian Medical Association

o   Telus Communications

·         Ontario Medical Association

o   Telus (Nexgen Wireless Corp.)