Manitoulin Island Clinical Teachers' association
Local Education Group
Manitoulin Local Education Group (LEG) members are physician clinical faculty of the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) who practice and teach on Manitoulin Island. We offer unique and innovative medical education to visiting learners at both undergraduate and post-graduate levels, and are also actively involved in continuing medical education, as well as research and scholarship.
LEG Board of Directors
Shelagh McRae, MD, CCFP, FCFP
- LEG Lead Physician
Mike Bedard, MD, CCFP
Anne McDonald, MD, CCFP
Maryna Harelnikava, MD, CCFP
We are committed to offering dynamic and locally delivered medical education, aiming to engage learners in this one-of-a-kind rural rotation. Students visiting beautiful Manitoulin Island join our preceptors in clinics, Indigenous outreach centres, nursing homes, and hospitals, while also having opportunities to participate in educational events, and research endeavours.
Funding and administrative support for research projects
Additional payment for clinical teaching
Participation in CME session design & delivery
Free attendance at MICTA LEG events
Connection with other LEG networks