Canadian Student Electives

Effective January 10, 2017 - All visiting medical students must submit their elective applications through the Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada (AFMC) Student Portal.  The Portal has detailed information in regards to guidelines, immunization, insurance, etc.

We accept applications from the following categories:

  • Visiting medical students enrolled in LCME accredited Canadian Medical Schools

Please visit the AFMC Student Portal for more information.

Now that applications for Visiting Electives have moved to the AFMC Student Portal, we can no longer process paper applications.

International Student Electives

Effective January 10, 2017 - All visiting medical students must submit their elective applications through the Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada (AFMC) Student Portal.  The Portal has detailed information in regards to guidelines, immunization, insurance, etc.
 
We accept applications from the following categories:
  • Saskatchewan medical students enrolled in a medical school abroad (outside Canada)
  • Canadian medical students enrolled in Royal College of Surgeons of Saskatchewan, University College Cork or University of Limerick (limited availability)

Please visit the AFMC Student Portal for more information.

Now that applications for Visiting Electives have moved to the AFMC Student Portal, we can no longer process paper applications.

University of Saskatchewan Student Electives

Applying for electives at U of S sites
Students are required to submit their elective application forms through the Elective SharePoint site.

Applying for electives in other provinces
U of S students who want to do electives in other provinces should apply through the AFMC portal.

Electives in Aboriginal Health

All Nations Healing Hospital, Fort Qu'Appelle
This unique elective places you in an interdisciplinary team of health care providers and engages you in patient-centered care in a rural community. All Nations Healing Hospital also has a holistic healing center dedicated to residential school outcomes, addictions, abuse, family counseling, and crisis interventions.

Whitecap Health Centre, Whitecap Dakota First Nation
At Whitecap Health Centre you will work with the NP, mental health specialist, school staff, and community members to learn about Aboriginal community health programs and initiatives.

Quality Improvement & Leadership

Information for students wanting to do a three-week (or in some rare cases, two-week) elective focusing on Quality Improvement and physician leadership.

Quality Improvement

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