• Portrait of Dr. Lawrence Gillman
  • Associate professor

    Max Rady College of Medicine
    Department of Surgery
    GF439 – 820 Sherbrook Street
    Health Sciences Centre
    Winnipeg, Manitoba R3A 1R9

    Phone: 204-787-1136
    Fax: 204-787-8071
    lawrence.gillman@umanitoba.ca

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Accepting graduate students

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Research summary

Dr. Gillman main research interests are in medical/surgical education and simulation. Work within technical simulation has included development of virtual reality ultrasound simulation, development of models for ultrasound simulation and development of metrics for evaluation of ultrasound performance. Within crisis simulation, work includes developing strategies for improving communication and tele-resuscitation, in addition to stress response evaluation during crisis. Dr. Gillman is the founder of the national Simulated Trauma and Resuscitation Team Training course and continues to work on course development and innovation.
 

Biography

Dr. Gillman is an associate professor in the surgery department at UM where he practices as an acute care/trauma surgeon and intensivist. He completed medical school and surgical residency at UM. He subsequently completed a master’s degree in medical education at the University of Dundee followed by fellowship training in critical care medicine and trauma surgery at the University of Calgary. His research interests include point of care ultrasound, surgical education and multidisciplinary crisis simulation. He is founder of the national Simulated Trauma and Resuscitation Team Training (STARTT) course and editor of the Trauma Team Dynamics textbook. He is also a proud parent of four energetic young kids. 

Education

Awards

  • Professionalism Award, General Surgery Residency Training Program, University of Manitoba (2018)
  • Department of Surgery Innovator Award, University of Manitoba (2017)
  • Professionalism Award, General Surgery Residency Training Program, University of Manitoba (2016)
  • Surgical Educator of the Year, University of Manitoba (2014)

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Contact us

Surgery
Max Rady College of Medicine
AE101-820 Sherbrook Street
University of Manitoba (Bannatyne campus)
Winnipeg, MB R3A 1R9 Canada

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