PROGRAM PROFILE

University of Alberta - Orthopedic Surgery - Edmonton

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CONTACT INFORMATION

Program Director

Dr. Robert Chan

CONTACT

Program Administration

Sharon Dopulos

HIGHLIGHTS
  • We have a strong, supportive, collegial base of preceptors with a staff/resident ratio of 2:1.

  • Our large catchment area creates excellent opportunities for surgical and clinical experiences.

  • Our academic sessions are specifically focused on PGY I and 2 residents.

  • We have a robust research program supported by our preceptors and two research directors.

  • Residents work in two trauma sites and three community hospitals with a wide variety of health-care professionals.

  • We offer program and divisional financial support for courses and conferences throughout the residency.


GENERAL INFORMATION
  • Edmonton is a great place to live, with easy commutes and safe neighbourhoods, excellent schools and outstanding community resources.

  • There is easy access to many parks and outdoor recreational activities, all within the city limits. Edmonton has more than 275 kilometres of paths and sidewalks for cyclists and pedestrians.

  • t’s a short drive to many provincial and national parks for year-round activities.

  • The city offers a rich cultural environment with established entertainment and arts venues.


FAQ
  • Edmonton is a great place to live, with easy commutes and safe neighbourhoods, excellent schools and outstanding community resources.

  • There is easy access to many parks and outdoor recreational activities, all within the city limits. Edmonton has more than 275 kilometres of paths and sidewalks for cyclists and pedestrians.

  • t’s a short drive to many provincial and national parks for year-round activities.

  • The city offers a rich cultural environment with established entertainment and arts venues.


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