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Sandy Rossman

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Program Highlights

Enthusiastic, collegial, and friendly teaching staff with full subspecialty representation & a high staff-to-resident teaching ratio. A large catchment area resulting in high volumes and a good mixture of simple to complex pathology. Early surgical exposure and excellent supervision whilst on call. Participation in Northern ophthalmology rotations in Manitoba & Nunavut. Funding to attend the TORIC course in PGY1 and a budget of $8000 to attend courses/conferences of your choice with Program Director approval.

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General Information

Winnipeg is a diverse, vibrant, and affordable city with world class culture (art, ballet, symphony, theatre, fringe & folk festivals…), professional sports and an incredible restaurant scene. Home to the only National Museum outside of Ottawa: The Canadian Museum for Human Rights. Known as Friendly Manitoba, you will be able to find a welcoming community in Winnipeg to call home, along with a supportive faculty and resident family. Excellent recreational opportunities in Winnipeg and the surrounding area, with stunning lakes, beautiful parks, golf courses, cross country skiing, etc. You are required to fulfill ALL of the most current Provincial Criteria for Canadian Medical Graduates for Manitoba The criteria can be found here. University of Manitoba — Health Sciences CARMS University of Manitoba — Ophthamology

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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 University of Manitoba - Ophthalmology - Winnipeg.
Manitoba
PGY-1
$62,663
PGY-2
$69,370
PGY-3
$74,410 
PGY-4
$80,134
PGY-5
$85,863 
PGY-6
$91,586
PGY-7
$97,192
PGY-8
$104,784
Updated July 20, 2023 Salary & Benefits effective July 1, 2023.

See also, terms of the contract of the Professional Association of Residents and Interns of Manitoba (PARIM – www.parim.org). ACLS is required for some programs and is provided at the University of Manitoba. View the PARIM contract.

Registration Fee / Tuition Fee
University course registration/tuition fees are paid by the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority.

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Explore Location

Cityscape of Winnipeg with the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in the foreground
Winnipeg
Winnipeg is the capital of the Canadian province of Manitoba. Its heart is The Forks, a historic site at the intersection of the Red and Assiniboine rivers, with warehouses converted to shops and restaurants, plus ample green space dedicated to festivals, concerts and exhibits. Nearby, the Exchange District is known for its well-preserved, early 20th-century architecture and numerous art galleries.

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