As you journey through residency, there are a many programs in Saskatchewan for you to take advantage of and resources to help you along the way! Whether you are completing residency at USask or in another province, Saskatchewan has much to offer you as a place to live and practice.
See for yourself! We encourage your to explore our communities through electives, weekend getaways and to express interest in practicing in communities that interest you early on in your training.
Throughout your residency you will no doubt be trained by the best and brightest our medical universities have to offer. In addition to your residency training there are many leadership development opportunities available to you.
You’ve entered residency training and you’re ready to take your career to the next level. There are so many things to consider, where should you begin? This is a common question at this stage of your career.
Regardless of the length of your residency program we suggest that you start career planning 24 to 18 months from completing your residency. And start applying for practice opportunities 18 to 9 months from completion.
Throughout your residency, you will interact with peers, mentors and colleagues in various health
professions. These interactions will help you identify practice opportunities. Knowing what you are looking for in your future practice and community will help you find the right fit. There are many factors to consider so it’s important to take some time to make note of what kind of practice you are interested in and what amenities are important to you and your family. Considering these important factors will help you find your perfect opportunity!
The Pathway to Practice will help you one step at a time.