Dr. Marianne Yeung

Dr. Marianne Yeung
Dr. Marianne Yeung BSc, MD, MEd, CCFP(EM), FCFP
Assistant Professor
Director, Community Emergency Medicine Outreach Program
Interim Director, Distributed Medical Education, Faculty of Medicine


EM206 - 1053 Carling Ave, Ottawa, ON, K1Y4E9


Medical school

  • University of Toronto


  • University of Ottawa Family Medicine - Emergency Medicine


  • CTV Front-line Diaries 2021
  • TOH What’s Happening 2021
  • Yiu S, Yeung M, Cheung W, Frank JR. Tensions from tacit culture and personal expectations forge professional identity in new physicians. Stephen Abrahamson Award for Innovation. Innovations in Medical Education Conference, 2022
  • Yiu S, Yeung M, Cheung W, Frank JR. “It’s all this unwritten knowledge’: Tacit knowledge embedded in early independent practice. Meridith Marks Day, 2022.
  • Yeung M, Hebert G, Gee A, Cheung W. “I wasn’t oriented a lot, so I’m essentially learning as I go”: Onboarding and transition to practice of new physicians. CAEP 2019, ICEM 2019.
  • Yiu S, Yeung M, Fischer L, Frank JR. Guiding practice transition with a faculty mentorship program. CAEP 2019.
  • “Little tubes, little labs,” EM:RAP 2017 Canadian Edition
  • Yeung M. Designing better continuing professional development in rural emergency medicine. ICEM 2016, DIME 2017.
  • Yeung, M. Designing better CPD in emergency medicine for rural family physicians, Family Medicine Forum 2015; p. 162
  • Yeung, M. “Supporting Medical Teachers as they Move Towards the Flipped Classroom Model.” Emergent Technologies and Learning: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Theory and Practice. Ottawa: The EDU5287 Group, 2016. 708-734. EPUB file
  • Yeung M, Cwinn AA, Lee AC, Frank JR, Stiell IG. Community emergency medicine outreach program (CEMO): evaluation of a CME program for physicians in rural practice. Can J Emerg Med 2012;14(1): S21
  • Yeung M, Cwinn AA, Lee AC, Frank JR. Community emergency medicine outreach (CEMO): regional needs assessment of non-urban physicians. Can J Emerg Med 2010;12(3):273
  • Yeung M, Beecker J, Kozar J, Cwinn AA, Sundaresan S, Stiell I. Management of non-traumatic pneumothorax using a small-bore “pigtail” catheter. CJEM 2011; 13(3):173-226
  • Yeung M, Nuth J, Stiell IG. Mentoring in emergency medicine – the art and the evidence. CJEM 2010; 12(2):143-149
  • Yeung M, Beecker J, Marks M, Nuth J, Weitzman B, Lee AC, Frank JR. A new emergency medicine clerkship program – students’ perceptions of what works. CJEM, May 2010; 12(3):212-219
  • Frank JR, Choi S, Wiesenfeld L, Nussbaum C, Clark E, Weitzman B, Elder B, Yeung M, Kapur A, Greenberg G, Vaillancourt C, Johns C, Stiell I. Progression of EM competence: Delphi method for derivation and validation of milestones. CJEM 2010;12(3):233
  • Woo M, Frank JR, Lee AC, Thompson C, Cardinal P, Yeung M, Beecker J. Effectiveness of a novel training program for emergency medicine residents in ultrasound-guided insertion of central venous catheters. CJEM 2009; 11(4):343-348
  • Yeung M, Beecker J, Lee C, Mujoomdar A, Sundaresan S, Frank J. Effectiveness of a novel pneumothorax skills program for EM residents. CJEM 2006;8(3):178-228
  • Beecker J, Yeung M, Marks MM, Frank J, Lee C, Nuth J, Weitzman B. Evaluation of a new mandatory clerkship in emergency medicine. CJEM 2006;8(3):178-228


  • 2022 Dr. Gord Wallace Teaching Award
  • 2021 Award of Excellence in CPD, Faculty of Medicine
  • 2015 DEM Scholarship for Education and Research Fellows
  • 2014 Janus CPD Development Grant, College of Family Physicians of Canada
  • 2009 Teaching Skills Attainment Award, Faculty of Medicine
  • 2008 Ontario Innovation Fund Grant, OMA-MOHLTC-TOHAMO
  • 2008 Dr. Gord Wallace Teaching Award

Research interests

  • Every stage of medical education
  • Community EM
  • Mentorship
  • Pneumothorax