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.

Helpful Information for Med 4 Electives

OPAL Electives Statistics by academic year:

INTERNATIONAL SELECTIVES:

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

Visiting Elective Guidelines

Analytics 2015/2016 for Visiting Elective Opportunities

Analytics 2014/2015 for Visiting Elective Opportunities

Immunization Requirment:

Please submit a completed AFMC Student Portal Immunization and Testing Form.  This form will be used for immunization and testing verification effective 17 January 2017.  A pre-existing University of Manitoba immunization form that was started prior to 17 January will be accepted up to 28 Feb 2017.  Starting 1 March 2017 only the AFMC Student Portal Immunization and Testing Form will be accepted by the University of Manitoba.

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.

Webpage Updated 28June2017