Saint John Regional Hospital Medical Education

The Postgraduate Medical Education Office provides the infrastructure for the functioning of the various aspects of the teaching departments geographically scattered throughout the institution.

Members of Staff:


Director – Dr. Heather Chambers

Dr. Chambers’ role is to advocate for, develop and implement new training rotations and programs at the Horizon Health Network and oversees the planning and ongoing administration of rotations.  Dr. Gray’s door is always open and she is available to assist with any concerns you may have including learner/faculty relations.


Manager – Joan Wilkins

If you ever have any questions please do not hesitate to ask Joan.  She can be reached by email at [email protected]


PG Coordinator – Charlene Page

Charlene joined the Medical Education Department in October 2009. Charlene coordinates postgraduate electives and all aspects of your stay including assignment of your accommodations.  You can reach Charlene by email at [email protected].


DMNB Clerkship Coordinator – Megan Dow

Megan currently coordinates the Med 3/4 clerkship rotations. Megan looks forward to working with the clerks to ensure a positive and effective stay at the Saint John site.  She can be reached at [email protected]


Site-Based Programs:


Family Medicine Site Director – Dr. Doug Hall

Dr. Hall is the Site Director for the Saint John Based Family Medicine Residency Training Program, a two-year program which has a current complement of 10 residents based in Saint John.


Integrated FM/EM Program – Dr. Robin Clouston

Dr. Clouston is the Site Director for the Saint John Based Integrated Family Medicine/Emergency Medicine Residency Training Program.


Administrative Coordinator, Family Medicine and Integrated FM/EM Program – Joan Wilkins

Joan joined the department in September 2013.  She coordinates and provides support to residents in both the Family Medicine and Integrated Family Medicine Emergency Medicine Programs.  Joan welcomes you and looks forward to working with the residents to ensure a positive, successful Saint John experience.  She can be reached at [email protected].


NB Internal Medicine Site Director – Dr. Aaron LeBlanc

Dr. LeBlanc is the Site Director for the New Brunswick Based Internal Medicine Residency Training Program, a three-year program which has a current complement of six residents based primarily in Saint John.


Administrative Coordinator, Internal Medicine Residency Training Program – Alicia Mason

Alicia coordinates and provides support to residents in all aspects related to the Internal Medicine Residency Training Program.  Alicia looks forward to helping make your stay in Saint John a cherished experience.  You can reach Alicia by email at


Assistant Dean, New Brunswick, Memorial University – Dr. Todd Lambert

Dr. Lambert is the Assistant Dean in New Brunswick for Memorial University Distributed Medical Education

Administrative Coordinator for New Brunswick for Memorial University – Lisa Russell

Lisa joined the department in the fall of 2016.  Lisa works with UGME and PGME offices and programs to make sure students and residents have a great New Brunswick experience at each of our Sites: Saint John, Moncton, Fredericton, Miramichi and the Upper River Valley Hospital (and any rural communities that we have teaching faculty). She can be reached at [email protected]




The Fitness Centre is coordinated by volunteer staff.  The purpose is to provide employees of the Saint John Regional Hospital with an opportunity to participate in fitness activities in the workplace.

The Fitness Centre is located on Level 0, Tower D, and you will be able to access it with your photo ID.  Weight training, stationary bicycles, stair climbers and treadmills are all available at the Centre.