Clinical Fellowship

The Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Ottawa offers a one year Clinical Fellowship to qualified international postgraduate trainees.  This year long immersion in Canadian Emergency Medicine allows for an in depth training exposure at our world class teaching centre.

The Fellowship consists of:

  • Adult Emergency Medicine
  • Paediatric Emergency Medicine
  • EMS
  • Trauma
  • Toxicology
  • Ultrasound
  • Weekly Academic Half Day


  • Graduate of a recognized international Emergency Medicine residency program
  • Funding source acceptable to the University of Ottawa
  • CV and personal letter of interest
  • 3 letters of reference
  • personal interview
  • if accepted, successful completion of an 8 week Pre-entry Assessment Program (PEAP)

Application Process

Suitable candidates must initially formally apply for this program through the University of Ottawa


Photo: Dr Brian ElderDr Brian Elder, MD, CCFP, FRCPC
Clinical Fellowship Director