Through its public engagement activity and advocacy within North America, CNIS has developed formal partnerships with highly respected organizations, hospitals, foundations and universities throughout North America. Our partners collaborate with us in the implementation of our courses and enhance CNIS’ capacity to deliver our programs.
Organizational Members 2020
The University Medical Group (UMG) is a non-profit association of Geographical Full-Time (GFT) doctors that are faculty members in the Max Rady College of Medicine of the University of Manitoba. GFT doctors teach students and other learners, conduct research on behalf of the University, lead/manage programs, and provide clinical services at one or more of its affiliated teaching hospitals.
The University of British Columbia's (UBC) Faculty of Medicine's Branch for International Surgical Care was created to advance surgical care in international health.
The University of Alberta Office of International Surgery (OIS) was founded within the Department of Surgery in January 2012 to address a perceived and real deficiency, compared to other comparable Canadian Universities, in the focus on and activities relating to the field of global surgery.