Dr. Mellissa Ward

Mellissa is a PGY-4 General Surgery resident. Born and raised in Saint John, New Brunswick, she completed her medical degree at Dalhousie University before moving to Winnipeg for residency. Since starting her residency she has been involved in the Canadian Association of General Surgeons Resident Committee in addition to her roles on PARIM executive. This year she starts her Master of Science in Health Sciences Education through McMaster University. Her thesis will focus on validating metrics for the use of augmented reality goggles in FAST simulation. Outside medicine she enjoys baking, traveling, reading and spending quality time with her husband. Mellissa can be reached at wardm3@myumanitoba.ca