The Nuclear Medicine residency program offers a fully funded clinical PET program that boasts a site cyclotron facility with a wide range of clinical and research opportunities. As well, residents benefit from centralized radiopharmacy and dedicated radiopharmacists on site.
Involvement in the well renowned provincial Bone Densitometry program is also offered through this program.
A dedicated Thyroid Cancer Clinic provides experience in the therapy and ongoing clinical management of thyroid cancer patients.
There is ample opportunity for funded research in clinical and basic science fields. As well, support is offered each year for a conference or course with additional funding available for research presentations or workshops.
Residents benefit from close collaboration with Sections of Endocrinology and Cardiology. This provides ongoing clinical experience to complement imaging and therapy.
Close interaction with medical physicists, radiopharmacists and radiation safety officers also provides ongoing opportunities for collaboration.
Throughout the four academic years, residents attend a number of conferences and are encouraged to make presentations at national and international ophthalmic meetings.
Progress is closely monitored in the clinics, operating room and teaching sessions and by practice oral examinations.
Residents will graduate with extensive experience in out-patient clinics along with first-rate skills in all of the surgical disciplines.
Complete residency details, including program curriculum, application requirements and selection criteria can be found on the Canadian Resident Matching Service website.
How to apply
To be considered for admission to any residency at the University of Manitoba, you must apply through the Canadian Resident Matching Service (CaRMS).
CaRMS is a national, independent, not-for-profit, fee-for-service organization that provides a fair, objective and transparent application and matching service for medical training throughout Canada.
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