Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine

Trainee Requirements

Canadian Medical Graduates

Applicants must have:

  • an MD or equivalent degree
  • Passed the Anesthesiology specialty exam of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Applicants who have completed anesthesia training / post CCST are most welcome to apply.


International Medical Graduates

IMGs must have completed a training program in anesthesia and be a fully recognized specialist in a previous jurisdiction prior to undertaking a fellowship; in accordance with the requirements of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta to obtain an independent practice license in anesthesia.

Learn more about the Alberta Medical Practice Permit here.