Pediatric respirology is a medical pediatric subspecialty which deals with the study of the respiratory system of newborns, infants and children in health and in disease. Learners will acquire clinical, research, technical and professional skills at consultant level in the management of all pediatric respiratory conditions.
The curriculum of this two year training program is designed to meet all training requirements of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC). The program is accredited by the RCPSC. The program offers residency training for Canadian trainees and fellowship training for non-Canadian trainees. The program offers a clinical track and a research track depends on the trainee’s career goal.
The program contains 13 blocks per year. All trainees must show satisfactory progress in clinical training before they are promoted to dedicated research blocks. All trainees will go through a minimum of 18 months clinical training.