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    • Department of Surgery

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    Expected duration

    •1 year

Fellowship details

In this program, fellows will be exposed to a number of complex cardiac surgeries including advanced aortic surgery, heart failure surgical therapy with implantable ventricular assist devices and all forms of mechanical circulatory support with active ECMO program.

All training is conducted at the St. Boniface Hospital and Health Sciences Centre.

Admission and application requirements

Application deadline: March 31

How to apply

Applicants to any surgical fellowship program must submit the following:

  • Letter of intent
  • Curriculum vitae/resumé
  • Three reference letters
  • Copy of certificate of specialty completion
  • University of Manitoba Surgical Fellowship Questionnaire - please contact for a copy of the form.

International Medical Graduates (IMGs) must also submit:

  • Evidence of Medical Council of Canada Evaluating Exam
  • English Language requirement IELTS - International English Language Testing System

IMPORTANT: Applicants must ensure that reference letters are received within three weeks of the application submission. The department will not contact the referees for the purpose of requesting the letter.

Candidates must apply by email to both Amanda Fadun and Liana Stecky.

The Department of Surgery Fellowship Programs are not accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). They are recognized and approved by the Max Rady College of Medicine, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, Postgraduate Medical Education Executive Council.

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Surgical Fellowship Programs
Department of Surgery
University of Manitoba
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