Administration

  • Robert Brown
    Academic lead, competency based education implementation and chair, PGME committee for education support and remediation
    robert.brown@umanitoba.ca

  • Joel Kettner
    Subject matter expert (CanMEDS intrinsic roles)
    joel.kettner@umanitoba.ca

  • Michael Polan
    Chair, PGME Alternate Route of Entry (ARET)
    michaelfrancis.polan@umanitoba.ca

  • Shayne Taback
    PGME resident research coordinator
    cip@umanitoba.ca

  • Kurt Skakum
    Assistant dean, PGME accreditation and chair:

    • PGME accreditation steering committee
    • PGME continuous quality improvement committee
    • PGME internal review committee
    • PGME allocations committee​​​

    kurt.skakum@umanitoba.ca

  • Teresa Wawrykow
    Director, PGME academic curriculum and chair, PGME academic curriculum committee
    teresa.wawrykow@umanitoba.ca

  • Clifford Yaffe
    Associate dean, postgraduate medical education
    cyaffe@sbgh.mb.ca

Operational Support staff

Penny Nanayakkara 
penny.nanayakkara@umanitoba.ca
Business manager:

  • Postgraduate medical education (PGME)
  • International Medical Graduate Program (IMG)
  • Clinician Investigator Program (CIP)
  • Leads the administrative functions of the PGME, IMG, CIP
     

Wendi Charette
Team lead, postgraduate medical education
204-272-3120
wendi.charette@umanitoba.ca

Donna Coulis
Assistant to the associate dean
204-789-3290
donna.coulis@umanitoba.ca

Gail Tomczuk
PGME resident administrator
204-789-3452
regpgme@umanitoba.ca

 

Alyn Yoon
PGME resident administrator 
204-789-3352
regpgme@umanitoba.ca

Cory Marquart
PGME resident administrator
204-789-3464
regpgme@umanitoba.ca

Olivia Adediran
PGME resident administrator
204-789-3572    
regpgme@umanitoba.ca

Tashanna Gabbidon
PGME resident research and awards
204-789-3498
tashanna.gabbidon@umanitoba.ca

Jenn Doroniuk
PGME administrator, Competency Based Education (CBE)/Committee for Education Support and Remediation (CESaR)
jennifer.doroniuk@umanitoba.ca 

Kauthar Peyawary
Assistant, PGME finance and reporting
kauthar.peyawary@umanitoba.ca

Contact us

Postgraduate Medical Education (PGME)
Max Rady College of Medicine
260 Brodie Centre, 727 McDermot Avenue
University of Manitoba (Bannatyne campus)
Winnipeg, MB R3E 3P5 Canada

204-789-3290
204-789-3929