Regional Advisory Committee 2 Members
Saskatchewan and Manitoba.
Member of Council
BJ Hancock, MD, FRCSC, FACS (Winnipeg, Man.)
Chair of Regional Advisory Committee (RAC) 2
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Dr. BJ Hancock joined the Royal College in 1990 after completing her undergraduate medical education at the University of Manitoba (1980–1984), a rotating Internship at Dalhousie University (1984–1985), general surgery residency training, including a master of science, at the University of Manitoba (1985–1990) and Fellowship training in pediatric surgery and pediatric critical care at the University of Montreal (1990–1992 and 1992–1993, respectively). She returned to Winnipeg to assume a faculty position in the Departments of Surgery and Pediatrics and Child Health at the University of Manitoba. More
George D. Carson, MD, FRCSC, CSPQ, FSOGC (Regina, Sask.)
Dr. George Carson has been Director of Maternal Fetal Medicine at Regina General Hospital, now Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region, since 1989. He was Head of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region from 1995 to 2011. He was founding co-chair for the ALARM Course of the SOGC and has been on several other provincial and SOCG committees. He is Alternate Chair for the Central Region of SOGC. He is a Clinical Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at the University of Saskatchewan.
Aaron Chiu, MD, FRCPC, FAAP, MBA (Winnipeg, Man.)
Dr. Aaron Chiu is a Neonatologist at the Children’s Hospital of Winnipeg. He has been the Program Director for Pediatrics as well as for Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, and is the past Chair of the Neonatal Perinatal Medicine Subspecialty Committee of the Royal College. He completed his MBA in 2012 and is the Associate Dean, Quality Improvement and Accreditation at the Max Rady College of Medicine. Dr. Chiu is a member of Board of Directors of Doctors Manitoba, and the MD Financial Holdings Inc. Board of Directors.
Sivaruban Kanagaratnam, MD, FRCSC (Thompson, MB)
Abid Lodhi, MD, FRCPC (Regina, SK.)
Dr. Abid M. Lodhi is a General Pediatrician with special interest in acute care, working in Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region since 2012 as a clinical assistant professor. He completed his general pediatrics training in 2012 from the University of Saskatchewan and became a Fellow of the Royal College in the same year.
Sarah Mueller, MD, FRCSC (Saskatoon, Sask.)
Dr. Sarah Mueller is an acute care and trauma surgeon in the Saskatoon Health Region. She completed undergraduate medical education at the University of Saskatchewan, general surgery residency at the University of Saskatchewan and then followed with an Acute Care Emergency Surgery Fellowship at the University of Alberta in Edmonton. She has recently returned to Saskatoon to assume a community faculty position in the Department of Surgery.
F. Gigi Osler, BScMed, MD, FRCSC (Winnipeg, Man.)
Dr. Gigi Osler completed her medical school, internship and otolaryngology-head and neck surgery Residency at the University of Manitoba. She then did a Rhinology fellowship, specializing in endoscopic sinus surgery, in Vancouver, BC and has been practicing in Winnipeg since 1998. She is the Head of the Section of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at St. Boniface Hospital and an Assistant Professor with the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Manitoba.
Rebecca Schindle, MD, FRCPC (Winnipeg, Man.)
Shahid Ahmed, MD, FRCPC (Saskatoon, Sask.)
Dr. Shahid Ahmed is a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Saskatchewan and has been working as medical oncologist at the Saskatoon Cancer Center since 2003. He received his medical degree from Dow University of Health Sciences and completed his postgraduate training at the Long Island Jewish Medical Center, the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. More
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B.J. Hancock, MD, FRCSC, FACS, Chair
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