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.
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.
Required! Prior to departure complete the forms listed below and email them to firstname.lastname@example.org. Review the predeparture training listed below. We suggest that you attend the WRHA Travel Medical Clinic and ensure you thave the proper immunizations.
- Emergency Contact/Liability Waiver Form
- Pre-departure Traning
- Pre-departure Training for Medical Students
For Information on International Electives Offered to U of M Students Click Here.
ELECTIVE TRAVEL AWARDS AND BURSARIES CLICK HERE.
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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.
Immune Status Record Form (Visting Student)
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.
For Elective Inquiries
Sarah Carriere, Electives Administrator
Dr. James Butler, Electives Director
Undergraduate Medical Education
College of Medicine, University of Manitoba
Please contact Sarah Carriere for Dr. Butler's Contact Info.
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.
MISHIP - Required only for International Students (excluding CSA's)
Important Information (N95 & Malpractice/Liability Insurance)