Prospective Trainees

The Clinician Investigator Program provides an exciting opportunity for residents to pursue graduate or postdoctoral level training within a RCPSC accredited program. The program provides an innovative curriculum, mentorship and the opportunity to pursue a diverse array of cutting-edge research.

We are in an exciting time of rapid advancements in science and medicine in which the physician scientist/investigator plays a vital role translating discovery into practice. The CIP aims to provide you with the skills needed to develop a successful career as a physician scientist/investigator.

If you are interested in applying for the Clinician Investigator Program, you will find all of the pertinent information in this section. 

Please contact the CIP Coordinator if you need any further assistance.


I want to extend a big thanks to [CIP] for giving me this incredible opportunity. I’ve learned a lot from CIP, much of which would have been “hidden curriculum” elsewhere.

CIP alumna, Melanie Penner, Assistant Professor, Institute of Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation