With the legalization of recreational cannabis, you may find that more patients want to talk to you about its use. This can be approached similar to conversations about other controlled substances, like alcohol and tobacco. Doctors Manitoba has put together a toolkit based on amalgamated resources from reliable sources, including Addictions Foundation of Manitoba, Canadian […]

Student Disability Insurance

Even though you are not yet earning an income, Disability Insurance is voluntarily offered to medical students currently residing in Manitoba and enrolled in the Max Rady College of Medicine at the University of Manitoba. Disability Insurance pays you a tax free monthly benefit to use however you want, but mostly to help pay for […]

CME Rebate – 2017 Late Claims

As a result of increased CME Rebate Claims received for 2017, a deadline for late claims has been established for September 21, 2018.  CME Rebate Claims received after September 21, 2018, will not be processed.

Study regarding opinions on, and practices of patient care

The Social Context, Health and Trauma Lab at the University of Regina seeks volunteers who are practicing general or family physicians in Canada to participate in a study examining opinions on, and practices of, patient care. Your participation involves completing an online survey at 2 separate time points and each survey may take 10-15 minutes. […]

Proposed Amendments to the Constitution and By-laws

The proposed amendments were received on March 5, 2018. One amendment adds a position to the Physician Health & Wellness Committee dedicated to a Retired member. It is endorsed by the Physician Health & Wellness Committee. The other amendment changes the name of the Governance & Nominating Committee to the Governance & Human Resources Committee […]

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