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Education

Exceptional educational experience on Canada’s East Coast

As a resident or medical student, you'll have access to undergraduate and postgraduate medical education, as well as our accredited subspecialty training program.

Our faculty members are expert educators and active medical education administrators. They deliver lectures, facilitate case based discussions and provide bedside teaching, but most of all, they act as mentors—supporting you so that you can achieve your best.

Undergraduate medical education

During your medical school training at Dalhousie, you’ll be introduced to the hematology subspecialty through:

  • case-based discussions in Med 1 and 2
  • elective and selective rotations in the Med 3 and 4 clerkship years

Rotating resident education

You’ll spend time rotating through the Division of Hematology as a resident in:

  • internal medicine
  • pathology
  • nuclear medicine
  • family medicine
  • anesthesia
  • radiation oncology
  • neurology

You can also choose to narrow your focus by undertaking four-week hematology electives.

Contact us

Dr. Sudeep Shivakumar
Director, hematology postgraduate education
Email: sudeep.shivakumar@nshealth.ca

Dr. Mary-Margaret Keating
Director, hematology undergraduate education
Email: mary-margaret.keating@nshealth.ca