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does anyone know about the limit to duration of electives, canadians are allowed
inside Canada??
Is it 12 weeks of Canadian electives per year or 12 weeks of electives in total per Canadian img????

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12 weeks per IMG

some school have a 4 week and the rest have maximum 8 weeks.
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12 weeks per IMG

some school have a 4 week and the rest have maximum 8 weeks.

So I cannot do more than 12 weeks of electives in then next two years(I have two years of school left), even if I get accepted into multiple universities for electives????
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So I cannot do more than 12 weeks of electives in then next two years(I have two years of school left), even if I get accepted into multiple universities for electives????

you can try but
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you can try but

but, what???

and could I get in trouble for doing it???
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I also found this on practice newfoundland labrador webite-

"The total elective period of clerkship in Canada in any one year is 12 weeks in accordance with the Association of Canadian Medical Colleges."

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http://www.practicenl.ca/jobs/conten...l_students.asp
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