The Leadership

Program Leadership

The residency program is led by three amazing women physicians. Our site directors Dr. Godwin (Lethbridge) and Dr. Malik (Medicine Hat) as well as the overall Family Medicine Program Director, Dr. Jantzie.

Dr. Elaine Godwin

Dr. Elaine Godwin has been the Lethbridge Site Director since 2017. She graduated from the med school at UofS and did her Family Medicine residency at the UofA.

She has been working in Lethbridge since 1997 and established the low risk obstetrics clinic in 2009. She is the proud mom of three adult boys. She loves her family,  photography, the outdoors, all kinds of skiing and hiking, and gardening.


Dr. Saira Malik

Dr. Lindsay Jantzie

Dr. Lindsay Jantzie is a born and raised Albertan. She completed medical school at the University of Alberta and her family medicine training in Calgary. She joined the Postgraduate team as the Northwest Division Director in 2015, and took on the role of Postgraduate Director in 2019. Her primary responsibility is overseeing the operations of the core 2-year and enhanced Skills training programs. Dr. Jantzie is an academic family physician at South Health Campus and she is also a low risk obstetrics provider at Foothills Medical Centre. She loves biking, hiking, enjoying Calgary's food scene, and travelling with her husband.