Kildonan Medical Centre (KMC) is located at the Seven Oaks General Hospital (SOGH), a community hospital with a large family medicine presence. This hospital, Winnipeg’s newest, is located in the ethnically diverse north-end of the city. The teaching unit takes in about 10-13 new residents each year. The residents are graduates from Canadian or foreign medical schools seeking training as family physicians.
Location plays an important role in determining where residents will eventually practice, because residency graduates will typically continue to practice in geographic proximity to that of their program or in similar environment. Kildonan Medical Centre is based in a community hospital and the training program is therefore specifically oriented to prepare graduates for community-based practice.
Residents at KMC will have an opportunity and responsibility to: