Medical Training Opportunities

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


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.