Discover PGME at McMaster
McMaster PGME provides an environment where learners can develop the skills to become expert physicians and leaders in healthcare. With multiple campuses connected to a range of teaching sites and resources, McMaster PGME offers learners the tools needed to train successfully and the ability to tailor their training to meet individual goals.
Cieran Tran - Anesthesia
"The ample formal and informal opportunities to teach and provide mentorship really attracted me to the program. As a McMaster resident, there is opportunity to teach clinical skills to first year medical students."
Saurab Gupta - Cardiac Surgery & CIP
"What excites me about the program is the hands-on experience. Each resident is on a team of two cardiac surgeons, and develops a mentor-mentee relationship with them"
Sophie Gao - Cardiac Surgery
"Within our program, staff have gotten out of their way to involve residents in research projects and educational projects."
Alvin Chin - Emergency Medicine
"McMaster has a well-known culture for inclusivity, welcomeness, and focus on wellness so I was confident that it would support my growth as both a learner and a junior physician."
Adrianna Cappelletti - Family Medicine NF
"We have excellent role models in Niagara. Our Site Director is extremely invested in our professional development and is constantly working with us to generate innovative ideas for improving the program."
Michael Davidson - Family Medicine
"Being both a research-based university and having numerous ties to surrounding community clinics and hospitals, McMaster has a wealth of mentors for post-graduate trainees in almost any field of interest. "
Jenifer Truong - Family Medicine, K/W
"This supportive and inclusive learning environment allows everyone to feel comfortable about asking questions and it creates better clinicians."
Nicholas Latham - Family Medicine
"I took advantage of the extended rural Family Medicine experience to continue to develop my skills working in an environment similar to that in which I would be practicing."
Michelle Lee - Family Medicine
"When your preceptor is leading by example, it is hard not to be inspired to become excellent too."
Jinesa Moodley - General Pathology
"With the mentorship I have received in just one year of residency, I have been able to publish research and present my research on the national stage at the annual Canadian Association of Pathologists."
Jessica Kapralik - Internal Medicine
"Patient volumes and complexity make for an enriching educational environment where you are encouraged to take on a high degree of responsibility in your clinical work. "
Farooqi Malik - Internal Medicine
"There is no shortage of seasoned researchers to mentor you at McMaster, and I encourage those with an interest in research to bring forward their interest early on."
Shohinee Sarma - Internal Medicine
The McMaster Internal Medicine program is well renowned across North America for its innovative teaching methods, resident-driven initiatives, and its evidence-based medicine curriculum. "
Juliana Sienna - Medical Oncology & CEP
"As a senior resident, I have been able to enrol in the Clinician Educator Program, a Royal College Area of Focused Competency Diploma program offered at McMaster. The program’s flexibility has allowed me to work towards this certificate without taking any time away from residency. "
Roochi Arora - Medical Oncology & CIP
"What excites me most about our program is the culture and cohesive nature of the department"
Chetan Gohal - Orthopedic Surgery
"MacOrtho is the hub of many international clinical trials and produces countless publications that impact the practice of Orthopedics world-wide."