CMPA Reimbursement

If you are a new resident and have paid your CMPA in full, please submit your receipts for reimbursement by August 23 to If you do not have a receipt/proof of payment, contact the CMPA directly and they will assist you. They can be contacted by telephone, email or secure messaging within your CMPA… Read More

National Truth and Reconciliation Day

The Government of Canada recently passed legislation naming September 30th as the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. This federally-recognized holiday responds to TRC Call to Action #80, creating a day to recognize and commemorate the harmful legacy of residential schools and honour survivors. This holiday may be observed as a day of quiet reflection or… Read More

PARIM Board Election Results

PARIM Board Election Results Thank you for participating in the election of our 2021-22 Board of Directors! The results are as follows: Primary Group: Dr. Ali Almaleki, PGY-3 Emergency Medicine Medicine Group: Dr. Calvin Howard, PGY-2 Neurology and Dr. Matthew Thiessen, PGY-2 Internal Medicine Peri-Operative Group: Dr. Sabrina Lee, PGY-4 Obstetrics & Gynecology and Dr. Rohit Bansal, PGY-1 Orthopedics Diagnostic Group:… Read More

A Request for Survey Participation: The resident physicians’ experience of effort-reward imbalance, perseverance, burnout, depression, and anxiety.

Researchers in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Manitoba are interested in investigating how a changing work environment may have an impact on burnout, symptoms of depression/anxiety, and how our perseverance may play a role. To further understand this question, we would appreciate you completing this one-time survey (link found below), which takes… Read More

A&O Fundraiser

Thank you to everyone who contributed to making our fundraising campaign a success. Thanks to you, PARIM raised nearly $5000 for Age & Opportunity! All residents who shared PARIM’s posts during the campaign were entered into a draw to win a copy of the book We are all Perfectly Fine: A Memoir of Love, Medicine… Read More

Welcome New Residents!

Welcome to PARIM! We wish you all the best as you begin your residency.You will be receiving weekly updates from us on Thursdays, as well as other emails as needed, to keep you informed about upcoming events, news and opportunities. Please let us know at if you would prefer these mailings to be sent to a… Read More

PARIM Community Outreach Campaign- Supporting Older Manitobans

As Manitoba’s resident doctors, we train across the province and continue to provide frontline healthcare to Manitobans throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. We have encountered how older Manitobans are being significantly impacted during these challenging times. They have contributed so much within our local communities and yet are some of the most vulnerable and underserved members… Read More

Congratulations to PARIM’s New Executive and Board Members

PARIM’s AGM was on Tuesday, May 18. Elections took place for 3 Executive and 2 Board members. Thank you to everyone who ran for a position! The following residents have been elected for the 2021-2022 academic year:Vice President: Dr. Rachel BethuneSecretary: Dr. Nicole CousinsTreasurer: Dr. Rana ChakrabartiRDoC Representative: Dr. Mathieu Bourrier Director-at-Large: Dr. Megan McDonaldThere will be an election for… Read More

PARIM Award Winners 2020-2021

Announcing the PARIM 2020-2021 Award winners! Resident Professionalism: Dr. Umar IsmailResident Mentorship: Dr. Lauren WhittakerResident Teaching: Dr. Mackenzie Gregg On-Site Educator of the Year: Dr. Darren LeitaoOff-Site Educator of the Year: Dr. Vishal KaushikStaff Mentorship: Dr. Biniam Kidane Congratulations to all of the winners, and thank you to everyone who sent in a nomination!

2021 PARIM Awards: Nominations Open!

Nominations are open now for PARIM’s Annual Awards, to be presented virtually on April 29. There are 3 awards each for residents and staff; information and nomination forms can be found at Nominations are due by 4 pm March 26. Nomination forms should be emailed to Thank you for taking the time to… Read More