Canadian Medical Hall of Fame – Discovery Days

Manitoba youth gain appreciation for medical sciences through Canadian Medical Hall of Fame’s Discovery Day More than 300 youth and teachers from across Manitoba now have a better understanding of health science careers options thanks to a national youth initiative of the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame – Discovery Days in Health Sciences presented by […]

Doctors Manitoba Mentorship Paint Nite!

In late November, the Doctors Manitoba office was transformed. What is normally a beautiful atrium at the epicentre of a bustling office was draped in painter’s cloth. Gone were the Physician’s Manuals and membership forms. In were the easels and paint brushes! The Doctors Manitoba Mentorship Program hosted two Paint Nites, allowing mentorship program participants […]

Where Art Meets Science

Doctor Frederick Ross, a family physician from Winnipeg, recently published his first novel titled A Deadly Thaw: The York Factory Connection. An avid student of history with a fascination with infectious diseases, Dr. Ross set out to capture what he’d read in medical history books about the devastating effects of smallpox. “The research for this […]

Dr. Edin Tunovic

Concordia District Board Rep Dr. Edin Tunovic understands the importance of perspective, which should serve him well as the newest member on the Doctors Manitoba Board. His primary goal is to learn as much as possible and to contribute constructively. “I enjoy working with others and learning from them. I’ve learned that it is best […]

President’s Message

Dr. Shannon Prud’homme With spring just weeks away, I’m sure you are all hoping that the long cold stretches of this winter fade quickly into the distant past. I want to thank you for working through this winter, whether commuting on the icy roads of Winnipeg or traveling the blustery highways of Manitoba to care […]

Dr. Lloyd Bartlett

Dr. Lloyd Bartlett

Acknowledgements: Doctors Manitoba dedicates this article to Dr. Lloyd Bartlett and his family. Cadillac Caregiver: Inventor, doctor, health advocate, and family man From seat belt and helmet laws to anti-smoking legislation centenarian physician Dr. Lloyd Bartlett saved countless lives. Dr. Lloyd Bartlett has a daily ritual. Every evening before bedtime, he sits on a stool […]

Family Affair

Li brothers blazing a path together in medicine It’s a Friday evening in early October and the Health Sciences Centre complex is still a bustle of activity. Henry Li arrives first. The 20-year-old sits down in a campus coffee shop after a full day of classes in nearby Brodie Centre and Basic Medical Sciences Building. […]

A Message from the CEO

Theresa Oswald We are grateful to the many physicians with whom we worked to prepare our comprehensive proposal to government for a new Master Agreement. This was gruelling and sometimes tedious work, but your efforts enabled us to put forward a proposal that better advocates for you and to help modernize our system in an […]


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