The postdoctoral Clinical Microbiology Training Program at the University of Manitoba is a program for Ph.D. graduates in microbiology to train to pursue a career as a clinical microbiologist and function within a diagnostic microbiology laboratory setting.  The two-year Program includes training in the microbiology laboratories of the Winnipeg Health Sciences Centre, St. Boniface Hospital, Cadham Provincial Laboratory, and the National Microbiology Laboratory, as well as didactic lectures, seminars, rounds, and clinical research. The Program meets the training requirements necessary to sit for the certification examinations offered by the Canadian College of Microbiologists.

Generally, one trainee is accepted into the Program every three years.  The next training period will commence on July 1, 2019 and end on June 30, 2021. Please see the posted application form for details. Completed applications need to be received by latest December 31, 2018. For an application, please see information listed below.

For additional information please contact:

Dr. Markus Stein
Director, Clinical Microbiology Training Program
Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba

Application Form (.DOC Download)