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    • Department of Surgery

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    Expected duration

    • 6 months or 1 year

Fellowship details

A unique opportunity

Two fellowship positions are offered each academic year. The fellow should be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Manitoba.

Clinical and academic experience

Gain clinical exposure to amateur and professional athletes and coverage of teams at the professional level. Participate in rounds and some teaching responsibilities are also part of the program.

State of the art facility

This fellowship takes place at the Pan Am Clinic which is a new state of the art freestanding facility complete with MRI, five operating rooms, abundant clinic space, dedicated research space, a skills lab and a proposed biomechanics facility. The Pan Am Clinic is the largest and most complete sports medicine facility in Canada.

Admission and application requirements

Application deadline: January of year prior

How to apply

Applicants to any surgical fellowship program must submit the following:

  • Letter of intent
  • Curriculum vitae/resume
  • Three reference letters
  • Copy of certificate of specialty completion
  • University of Manitoba Surgical Fellowship Questionnaire - please contact surg.fellowships@umanitoba.ca 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.

Complete applications should be sent to:

Surgical Fellowship Programs
Department of Surgery
University of Manitoba
3rd Floor SMD - 820 Sherbrook Street
Winnipeg, MB R3A 1R9 Canada 

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
SMD 3rd Floor