How to Apply and Selection Criteria

Making it happen

Interested medical students and residents should apply through the Canadian Resident Matching Service (CaRMS).

We select candidates based on

  • interest in and knowledge of the specialty
  • academic potential and background
  • potential for performance in stressful circumstances
  • potential for acquisition of technical skills, communication skills and humanistic attitudes

We emphasize teamwork and social skills, and we encourage applicants to have completed at least one anesthesia elective.

For information on current salary and benefits, visit Maritime Resident Doctors.