PARIM Presents: Virtual Bookclub!

PARIM Bookclub: Google Hangouts Edition!When: Thursday, April 16, 7-9 pm. Drop in when you can; plus ones welcome! The book: Life in Motion by Misty Copeland. From Goodreads: Picture a ballerina in a tutu and toe shoes. What does she look like? As the only African American soloist dancing with the prestigious American Ballet Theatre,… Read More

PARIM President-Elect

PARIM members have elected Dr. Joshua Aquin, PGY 2, Public Health and Preventative Medicine, as PARIM’s President-Elect. Dr. Aquin will be PARIM’s President beginning July 1, 2020. Thank you to both Dr. Aquin and Dr. Lerner, and thank you to everyone who voted.

De Luca's Dinner Party Cancelled

Due to the rapidly evolving nature of the COVID-19 infection, and following the lead of other health organizations,  PARIM has decided to cancel tonight’s event.We are very sorry for the short notice.Thank you for your understanding. Stay well everyone!

PARIM Award Winners!

Congratulations to the winners of the 2019-2020 PARIM Awards: Resident Awards Resident Mentorship: Dr. Esther KimResident Teaching: Dr. Mikhail RoyResident Professionalism: Dr. Alysa Almojuela Staff Awards Staff Mentorship: Dr. Jillian HortonOff-Site Educator: Dr. Mohammad AnsariOn-Site Educator: Dr. Brian Schmidt

PARIM Collective Agreement Update

In June of 2019, PARIM presented its position at an arbitration panel regarding the Collective Agreement. PARIM is pleased to announce that the arbitration Award includes the following highlights with regards to the renewed Collective Agreement with Shared Health: Three year agreement from 2018 to 2021 including wage/salary increases of 1.5% (plus 1.28% for PGY-1),… Read More

PARIM’s Board of Directors 2019-2020

The new Board was elected this summer and has met in August to review Committee designations and responsibilities.  For more information on which programs are represented by which Board member, please see the board page.

New and Improved Post-Call Transportation Program

Since 2015, the University of Manitoba PGME and PARIM have had an agreement to reimburse post-call Residents for their taxi fares home, when they are too tired to safely drive. Starting now, the agreement has changed to also reimburse Residents for the taxi fare back to their vehicles. For more information, download the reimbursement form.

PARIM Collective Agreement Negotiations Update

PARIM presented its position at an arbitration panel in June 2019 as a result of an inability to reach an agreement in negotiations with Shared Health.  At this time, we are awaiting a decision by the panel, which we were advised could take as long as three to six months.  We will update membership as… Read More

Launch of New Website

Our new website has been launched and will continue to be updated regularly.  Members may notice some of the new features include an event calendar, the news banner, and the call conversion link is highlighted in a button at the top of the home page for easy access.  Please check back regularly for more updates!