2021-2022 Board of Directors

The PARIM Board of Directors 2021-2022 consists of the elected delegates below as well as the Executive Committee.  The Board members are elected at the start of each new year of residency. The Board meets four to six times a year. General Members are welcome to attend as non-voting members.

All programs are divided into groupings, with a Board representative responsible for each grouping. If you require assistance, or have an issue that you feel should be addressed by the Board, please don’t hesitate to contact the Board Member that represents your program!

PARIM Board of Directors 2021-2022
Dr. Alizera Almaleki, umalmale@myumanitoba.ca

Primary Care Grouping: Dr. Alireza Almaleki, PGY 3 Emergency Medicine

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine – Pediatrics
  • Family Medicine – Elderly
  • Family Medicine – Emergency Medicine
  • Family Medicine – Palliative
  • Family Medicine – Sports Medicine
  • Family Medicine – Urban
  • Public Health & Preventive Medicine
Dr. Calvin Howard, howardc1@myumanitoba.ca
Dr. Matthew Thiessen, thiessmk@myumanitoba.ca

Medicine Grouping: Dr. Calvin Howard, PGY 2 Neurology, and Dr. Matthew Thiessen, PGY 2 Internal Medicine

  • Allergy and Immunology
  • Cardiology
  • CIP
  • Clincial Health Psychology
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Geriatrics
  • Hematology
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Palliative Care
  • Pediatrics
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Psychiatry
  • Respirology
  • Rheumatology
Dr. Sabrina Lee, lees3434@myumanitoba.ca
Dr. Rohit Bansal, bansalr1@myumanitoba.ca

Peri-Operative Grouping: Dr. Sabrina Lee, PGY 4 Obstetrics & Gynecology, and Dr. Rohit Bansal, PGY 1 Orthopedic Surgery

  • Anesthesia
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Critical Care
  • Dental Internship
  • Family Medicine – Anesthesia
  • Family Medicine – Obstetrics
  • General Surgery
  • Gynecology Oncology
  • Maternal/Fetal medicine
  • Neurosurgery
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Orthopaedics
  • Otolaryngology
  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Urology
  • Vascular Surgery
Dr. Hang Yu, henry.yu@medportal.ca

Diagnostic Grouping: Dr. Hang Yu, PGY 3 Diagnostic Radiology

  • Clinical Microbiology
  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Medical Genetics
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Genetics & Genomic Diagnostics
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Pathology
  • Radiation Oncology
Dr. Joseph Darcel, darcelj@myumanitoba.ca

Remote, Rural, and Bilingual Grouping: Dr. Joseph Darcel, PGY 1 FM – Northern Remote

All Rural, Remote, and Bilingual Family Medicine Programs

Dr. Mathieu Bourrier, bourriem@myumanitoba.ca

Regional Representative to Resident Doctors of Canada (RDoC): Dr. Mathieu Bourrier

The Regional Representative represents and advocates for PARIM at the national level. For more information on the work done by RDoC, see their website: https://residentdoctors.ca/.

Dr. Megan Mcdonald, mmcdonald7@cancercare.mb.ca

Director-at-Large: Dr. Megan McDonald

The Director-at-Large is Co-Chair of the Social and Wellness Committee. They are elected earlier than the rest of the Board so that they can take responsibility for the Social & Wellness Committee at the beginning of the academic year.