Electives

The Electives Program is an opportunity for self education in an area of the students own interest. The aim of electives is to improve the students ability to function as a physician.  Students in all medical schools have Electives and many pursue electives at other schools or affiliated clinial sites.

Click here to access the Electives Scheduling Tool.

Class of 2017 Electives Schedule

OPAL Elective Statistics updated Mar 2016

Challenged with an Electives problem?  Check out our Frequently Asked Questions page.

For Information on Electives at another Canadian Medical School, please visit our External Electives page.

For career counseling go to Student Affairs or click here.

INTERNATIONAL ELECTIVES:

Required!  Prior to departure complete the forms listed below and email them to electivesugme@umanitoba.ca.  Your attendance for Pre-Departure Training is mandatory for international electives, sessions take place in April and September.  Review the predeparture training listed below.  We suggest that you attend the WRHA Travel Medical Clinic and ensure you thave the proper immunizations.

For Information on International Electives Offered to U of M Students Click Here.

ELECTIVE TRAVEL AWARDS AND BURSARIES CLICK HERE.

ELECTIVES CATALOGUE

 COURSE  DISCIPLINE  SUB SPECIALTY
Anesthesia                         Anesthesiology Anesthesiology
Community Health Sciences Community Health Sciences Aboriginal Health
Indigenous Health
Public Health/Preventative (WRHA)
Public Health/Preventative Medicine (FNIHB)
                   Occupational Health
Manitoba Centre for Health Policy
    Manitoba Health
Emergency Medicine Emergency Medicine Emergency Medicine
Family Medicine Family Medicine Family Medicine (Rural or Urban)
    Family Medicine (Sports)
Health Care Ethics Health Care Ethics Health Care Ethics
Internal Medicine Internal Medicine Clinical Immunology & Adult Allergy
    Clinical Teaching Unit
Dermatology
  Neurology Neurology
  Palliative Care
  Physical Medicine & Rehab
  Cardiology
    Endocrinology
    Gastroenterology
    Geriatric Medicine
    GIM Consults
    Hematology
    Hepatology
    ICU/Critical Care
    Infectious Diseases
    Nephrology
    Oncology
    Respiratory
    Rheumatolgy
Northern Medical Unit (NMU) Northern Medical Unit (NMU) Northern Medical Unit (NMU)
Obstetrics & Gynecology Obstetrics & Gynecology Gynecology
    Gynecologic Oncology
    High Risk/Maternal Fetal Medicine
    Obstetrics
Ophthalmology Ophthalmology                 Ophthalmology
Otolaryngology Otolaryngology Otolaryngology
Pathology Pathology Pathology
Pediatrics Pediatrics Allergy
    Cardiology
    Child Development
    Child Protection
    Endocrinology
    Emergency Medicine 
    Gastroenterology
    Genetics/Metabolism
    Hematology/Oncology
    Infectious Diseases
    Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
    Neonatology
    Nephrology
    Palliative Care
    Respiratory
    Rheumatology
Pediatrics Neurology - Pediatric Neurology Pediatric
Psychiatry Psychiatry Anxiety Disorders
    Child & Adolescent
    CODI
    Community
    Consultation Liaison
    Eating Disorders
    Forensics
    General
    Geriatric
    Intensive Care Unit
    Mood Disorders
    Psychotherapy
    Selkirk Mental Health Centre
Radiation Oncology Radiation Oncology Radiation Oncology
Radiology Diagnostic Radiology Diagnostic Radiology
Surgery Cardiac Surgery Cardiac Surgery
  Head & Neck Oncology Head & Neck Surgical Oncology Service
  Neurosurgery Neurosurgery
  Orthopedics Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
  Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  Spine Orthopedic Surgery
  Sports Orthopedic Sugery
  Trauma Orthopedic Surgery
  Plastics Plastics
  Urology Urology
  Pediatric Urology
General Surgery General Surgery A Service
  General Sugery B Service
  General Surgery ACSS
  General Surgery Gold Service
  General Surgery Green Service
  General Surgery Orange Service
  General Pediatric Surgery 
  Thoracic
  Surgical Intensive Care Unit Surgical Intensive Care Unit
  Vascular Vascular Surgery

     

VISITING ELECTIVES WELCOME

Thank you for your interest in the Visiting Electives Program at the University of Manitoba. 

We accept applications 16-30 weeks in advance of the elective start date.    

Please visit the AFMC Student Portal to read our guidelines and submit an application.

AFMC Registration Instructions

AFMC Elective Application Instructions

Immune Status Record Form (Visting Student)

Visiting Elective Guidelines

Analytics 2014/2015 for Elective Opportunities

Please thoroughly read through the guidelines prior to contacting the Electives Administrator with questions. 

If you do have questions please contact the Electives Administrator by email, voicemails will not be returned due to the high volume of inquiries. 

CONTACT

For Elective Inquiries
Please Contact:
Sarah Carriere, Electives Administrator
electivesUGME@umanitoba.ca

                        or

Dr. James Butler, Electives Director
Undergraduate Medical Education
Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba
Please contact Sarah Carriere for Dr. Butler's Contact Info.

ACCEPTANCE DOCUMENTS

If you have been accepted for a visiting elective at the University of Manitoba please fill out the following documents and follow the instructions that were emailed to you.

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Manitoba Application

MISHIP - Required only for International Students (excluding CSA's)

Important Information (N95 & Malpractice/Liability Insurance)

Accommodation List

Webpage Updated 25Aug2016