A Strategic Plan

Sharing Our Vision 2017-2020 Our Vision A trusted organization with an engaged membership and a strong voice for the health of Manitobans. Our Mission To serve the physicians of Manitoba, advocating for their professional, economic and personal well-being. Our Values Unity: We strive to make decisions that will foster unity in the membership Influence: Our […]

Dr. Audrey Nguyen

PARIM (Professional Association of Residents & Interns of Manitoba) President and Board Representative Dr. Audrey Nguyen’s heart is with her patients. Using her training in psychiatry, Dr. Nguyen’s goal is to build strong therapeutic relationships with her  patients. Hearing their stories and getting to know her patients continually motivates her. “I cannot imagine a better […]

Dr. Darren Leitao

University Medical Group Representative Dr. Darren Leitao is a strong, new voice for academic physicians on the Doctors Manitoba Board. Being an advocate for this group is not a new enterprise for Dr. Leitao. He has been speaking up for his colleagues for more than a decade. In 2004, Dr. Leitao became a University Medical […]

Dr. Meyer Nell

Assiniboine Representative Practicing medicine in the country suits Dr. Meyer Nell. I love my patients and the closeness of a small town. I love being able to make a difference and improve quality of life, sometimes simply lending an ear can change somebody’s day,” he says. Dr. Nell, who originally hails from South Africa, has […]

Dr. Michael Boroditsky

Health Sciences Centre Representative Physicians are facing challenging times. Their work loads are increasing; their days are longer; and they’re expected to do more with less. Dr. Michael Boroditsky worries about the short and long-term effects these trying conditions have on physicians. “This results in elevated stress and an unhealthy work environment that usually migrates […]

Dr. Mark Boroditsky

Seven Oaks District Representative Physicians in Manitoba are facing a lot of change. Dr. Mark Boroditsky wants to help his colleagues navigate these challenging times. “I hope to bring fresh ideas and enthusiasm to planning and discussion over our health care system,” says Dr. Boroditsky, who is the board’s new representative for Seven Oaks District. […]

Drug Impaired Driving

Driving while under the influence of drugs is recognized as a significant road safety concern. There is evidence that the use of several classes of drugs is associated with an elevated risk of vehicle crashes, that drug impaired driving is increasing among Canadians, and that many people, especially young people, are unaware of the potential  […]

Dr. F. Gigi Osler, BScMed, MD, FRCSC

CMA President-Elect 2017-2018 Dr. Osler graduated from medical school at the University of Manitoba in 1992. Following this, she completed a rotating internship at the Health Sciences Centre and St. Boniface General Hospital from 1992 to 1993. She began studying Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Manitoba in 1993 and graduated from the […]


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