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Northern Ontario School of Medicine - Thunder Bay Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Program Information

Residency Program:

Northern Ontario School of Medicine - Thunder Bay Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Program Director:

David Puskas, MD

Number of Residents:

Number of Staff:

Accredited:

Accredited

Length of Program:

5

Start Dates:

Program Contact Information

Name:

Cyndy Mackenzie

Address:

Orthopaedic Surgery
Suite 206
984 Oliver Road

City:

Thunder Bay

State/Province:

Ontario

Zip/Postal code

P7B 7C7

Phone:

(807) 766-7444

Fax:

Email:

postgrad@nosm.ca

Website:

http://www.nosm.ca/education/pgme/general.aspx?id=6022

Program Highlights

  • Diverse training settings include northern rural settings and larger urban centres
  • Weekly academic half-days provide protected time for rounds, presentations, journal club
  • Attend two external courses per year
    • PGY-1: Basic Principles and Techniques of Operative Fracture Management Course
    • PGY-1: Rheumatology Board Review
    • PGY-2: Advanced Trauma Techniques Course
    • PGY-2: Principles and Treatment of Spinal Disorders
    • PGY-3: Foot and Ankle Course
    • PGY-3: Current Concepts in Total Joint Arthroplasty
    • PGY-4: Annual Basic Science Course
    • PGY-4: St. Justine Pediatric Review Course
    • PGY-5: Sub-Specialty Course: Upper Extremity or Sports
    • PGY-5: Calgary Review Course

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Program Curriculum

  • PGY-1: General surgery, trauma, anesthesia, internal medicine, emergency medicine, orthopaedic surgery
  • PGY-2: Electives, research, internal medicine, orthopaedic surgery, intensive care
  • PGY-3: Pediatric, foot and ankle, upper limb, trauma, elective
  • PGY-4: Hip and knee, sports medicine, trauma, elective
  • PGY-5: Pediatric, spine, trauma, oncology, orthopaedic surgery

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