Special Programs

Accreditation without certification

The PGME office offers two special programs that are available to Dalhousie residents: the Clinical Investigator Program (CIP) and palliative medicine.

Clinical Investigator Program

The CIP is accredited by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and takes two or more years to complete. To be accepted, you must currently be enrolled in one of Dalhousie's specialty or subspecialty training programs.

Looking for more information? Get in touch with our CIP program director:

Dr. M. Bezuhly,
program director
Phone: 902-494-1887
Fax: 902-494-7119
Email: gerald.power@dal.ca
Medical Research Services
Clinical Research Centre, room C-222
5849 University Avenue
Halifax, NS  B3H 4H7

Palliative Medicine Program

The Palliative Medicine Program is conjointly accredited by the Royal College and the College of Family Physicians of Canada.

Looking for more information? Get in touch with out palliative medicine program director:

Dr. E. P. Gorman Corsten,
program director

Phone: 902-473-4356
Fax: 902-473-6602
Email: jo-ann.clarke@nshealth.ca

Visit our website

Division of Palliative Medicine
QEII Health Sciences Centre
Bethune Bldg, VG site, room 309
1276 South Park Street
Halifax, NS  B3H 2Y9