Dr. Ashley Cox

Program Director

Paula Snow

Program Administrator
Application Details

Canadian Medical Graduates

2 Available Spots

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Program Highlights

Academic Half Day — Lectures and seminars covering a comprehensive academic curriculum based on Campbell’s Urology, take place during the protected academic time every Wednesday afternoon. These sessions are updated yearly and run on a three year cycle. The academic curriculum covers all areas of the specialty as well as various CanMEDs roles.

Other Academic Activities — Apart from the academic half-day, the program includes a ray of activities outlined in the yearly academic calendar. These include multidisciplinary rounds, journal club, grand rounds, research rounds, evening with the expert, surgical skills sessions, and pathology and radiology seminars.

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General Information

Applicants are assessed in a two-step process:


File Review

All applicants will be independently scored by the selection committee and a composite score based on the individual scores will be produced. The top 16 to 20 applicants will be invited for an interview. Scoring will be based on academic achievement, scholarly activity (research and education), extracurricular activities and reference letters.



Candidates will be interviewed by a panel of the selection committee members including the Program Director and resident representatives.

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Salary Information

Post graduate salaries and benefits differ by province and are determined by two things: your training year, and the province you work in. See below the salaries and benefits for Dalhousie University - Urology - Halifax.
New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island
Gross Annual PGY-1 Salary
Gross Annual PGY-2 Salary
Gross Annual PGY-3 Salary
Gross Annual PGY-4 Salary
Gross Annual PGY-5 Salary
Gross Annual PGY-6 Salary
Gross Annual PGY-7 Salary
Gross Annual PGY-8 Salary
Educational Leave
Annual Vacation
4 weeks
Call Stipends
Frequency of Calls
l in 4 in-hospital and for home call
Maternity Leave Top Up After One Year’s Service
eligible for up to a maximum of 17 weeks top-up allowance for maternity/pregnancy leave
Provincial Health Insurance
Extended Health Insurance
Provincial Dues (% of salary)
CMPA Dues Paid
Dental Coverage
Statutory and Floating Holidays
Long-Term Disability Insurance
66.7% of salary
Life Insurance
$100,000 of insurance
Sick Leave

Updated July 27, 2022

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Explore Location

Halifax, an Atlantic Ocean port in eastern Canada, is the provincial capital of Nova Scotia. A major business centre, it’s also known for its maritime history. The city’s dominated by the hilltop Citadel, a star-shaped fort completed in the 1850s. Waterfront warehouses known as the Historic Properties recall Halifax’s days as a trading hub for privateers, notably during the War of 1812.