Melinda L. Fleming, Assistant Professor

Medical School:
University of Toronto (1996)

Anaesthesia Postgraduate Training: University of British Columbia (2001)

Additional Training:

  • Fellowship Thoracic Anesthesia, Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Harvard (2002)
  • IMS Comprehensive Instructor Workshop, The Institute for Medical Simulation (IMS), Center for Medical Simulation and the Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology (2010)
  • CLIME, Canadian Leadership Institute for Medical Education, Canadian Association for Medical Education, RCPSC, MCC, CFPC, AFMC (2015)

Clinical Interests:

  • Pediatric Anesthesia
  • Thoracic Anesthesia

Academic Interests:

  • Postgraduate Medical Education
  • Simulation in Medical Education
  • Competency Based Medical Education

National Committees:


  • Anesthesia Executive Examination Board in Anesthesiology, RCPSC (2003-2009)
  • National Working Group on CBME in Anesthesiology, Subspecialty Committee in Anesthesiology, RCPSC (2015-2017)
  • ACUDA (2015-present)

 University Positions:

  • Perioperative Clerkship Course Director, UGME, Faculty of Medicine, Queen’s University (2012-2015)
  • Postgraduate Residency Program Director, PGME, Faculty of Medicine, Queen’s University (2015-present)


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