There are presently two communities available for electives. For preceptor availability and details please contact the appropriate elective coordinator from the following email addresses:
Once your elective has been confirmed, please download (right or below) and read through the Elective Information sheet prior to your arrival.
If you do not already receive finanical assistance from your program, then you may be eligible to apply to the YMA Resident and Medical Student Support Fund. The guidelines and application form are available for download. (right or below).
If you attend the Visiting Specialist Clinic with a preceptor you may be eligible to apply to the Resident Support Fund for financial assistance for travel and accommodation. The guidelines and application form are available for download (right or below).
If you are a Yukon resident presently studying medicine or intending to apply to medical school, there are several sources of funding potentially available to you. These are listed below and the contact information is provided.
Eligibility criteria differ among the funding programs. Please contact the programs directly for details.
Canadian Medical Foundation / Fondation médicale canadienne
1870 prom Alta Vista Drive
First Nations Health Program
Whitehorse General Hospital
5 Hospital Road
Medical Education Bursary Committee
Government of Yukon
Box 2703 (H-22)
The Yukon Foundation
P.O. Box 31622