Undergraduate Medicine Electives
Undergraduate Anesthesia Training Program

Thank you for choosing the Department of Anesthesia at the University of Manitoba for an elective experience. We hope that you will enjoy your time with us and that you leave here with a better of understanding of Anesthesia, our Department, University, City and Province.

University of Manitoba Undergraduate Elective Requirements


There are several choices available for accommodations:

LENNOX BELL LODGE – Health Sciences Centre
60 Pearl Street
Telephone #: (204) 787-4271
Cost per night - $50.00 aprox. Located on Bannatyne Campus with close access to the University of Manitoba, Health Sciences Centre and Children's Hospital via an underground tunnel system.

Contact: http://www.umanitoba.ca/student/ics
Short-term sublets available


The morning of your first day of your elective will be an orientation you will not be attending the OR until the afternoon on this day. You will meet with the Department of Anesthesia, Undergrad Program Assistant, Ingrid Heinrichs at 8 a.m.


During your elective you are invited to attend the Anesthesia Resident Seminars held on Wednesday mornings from 9:00 a.m. to 12 Noon in variuos locations around campus. Further information regarding the seminars planned during your elective will be provided to you by the Department Administrator during your initial orientation. In addition to the seminars if there are Journal Clubs or Visiting Professors during your elective you are welcome to attend these as well.

Computer and Internet Access

The Department of Anesthesia has several computers available at Health Sciences Centre (Adult and Women's), St. Boniface Hospital, Children's Hospital and Anesthesia Administrative offices for your use. All the computers have internet access.

Resident Facilities

The Anesthesia Residents have study facilities located in Anesthesia Administrative offices that are accessible 24 hours per day. This facility is equipped with textbooks, journals, telephone, desktop internet access computers with a scanner. You will have access to a fridge and microwave while in these offices. If you are from out of province your ID security badge will provide you with 24 hour access to this facility.

Recreational Facilities

Both Bannatyne Campus and Fort Garry Campus have recreational facilities available for your use, at your cost.

Library Access

The Medical Library is located in the Brodie Centre on Bannatyne Campus access to the library will be available to you following your registration with the Undergraduate Medical Education Office in the Faculty of Medicine.


Upon your arrival a Medical Student pager will be available for use during your elective.
We look forward to your arrival in Winnipeg and hope that you enjoy your elective experience in the Department of Anesthesia, University of Manitoba.

Contact Information

Dr. Marshall Tenenbein, Undergraduate Program Director
Department of Anesthesia
University of Manitoba
Call or Email Ms. Ingrid Heinrichs
Telephone #: (204) 258-1085/ (204) 787-1518