Medical Training Opportunities

Medical Training Opportunities

Kawartha Lakes Health Care Initiative (KLHCI) also coordinates medical education for the City of Kawartha Lakes. If you are interested in an elective or rural teaching practice placement please contact us to discuss further.

Electives

Medical electives are offered to all levels of learners from first year medical students to second year Family Medicine Residents. Offered are electives in the following specialties: family medicine, emergency medicine, hospitalist medicine, general surgery, orthopaedic surgery, anesthesia, OBS/Gyn, and psychiatry. Electives are offered throughout the year and accommodations are available. KLHCI works in conjunction with our preceptors, the Ross Memorial Hospital and Rural Ontario Medical Program (ROMP) to coordinate the training opportunities.

Medical School Tuition and Residency Support Grants

KLHCI is accepting applications for tuition assistance, up to $10,000 per year to medical students in their second, third and fourth years of study at any Ontario medical school. This assistance is provided following the signing of a four year Return of Service agreement. To discuss further, contact us.

KLHCI is also accepting applications for a Residency Support program of up to $10,000 in years one or two of a Canadian Family Medicine program. This assistance is provided following the signing of a four year Return of Service agreement. To discuss further, contact us.