Medical Students / Residents


Interested in an elective in the Yukon?

There are presently two communities available for electives. For preceptor availability and details please contact the appropriate elective coordinator from the following email addresses:

  • Dawson > .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Whitehorse > .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Your elective is confirmed?

Once your elective has been confirmed, please proceed with the following instructions prior to your arrival. Click here to download the instructions PDF.

Visiting Specialist Clinic Residents

If you attend the Visiting Specialist Clinic with a preceptor you are eligible to apply to the Resident Support Fund for financial assistance. The guidelines and application are available for download at the link below.

You have completed your elective or rotation?

The YMA, through an agreement with the Department of Health and Social Services, Government of Yukon has established a fund to assist you with the cost of travel and accommodations for your elective or rotation.

If you do not already receive assistance from your program, then you may be eligible to apply to the YMA Resident/Medical Student Support Fund.

Guidelines and applications are downloadable from the link below. Applications must be submitted within 3 months of the completion of your elective or rotation.

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  1. Electives
  2. Financial Assistance

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