The Pulse - September 2012

Thursday, September 20, 2012

Dean's Newsletter

Dean Michael Strong discusses the year ahead including the new Schulich Interfaculty Program in Public Health, the 2011-2021 Strategic Plan, advances in the research office and the School's internationalization and globalization efforts as part of his monthly video newsletter … (Read More)

Welcome to The Pulse

Welcome to The Pulse - the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry's new Faculty and Staff newsletter. And congratulations to Ian Cameron, Class of 2016, for submitting the name as part of our Name the Newsletter contest. … (Read More)

Breaking new ground in Family Medicine

Although it was not part of his overall plan, Dr. Gerald Koh has broken new ground in medical education. He was the first graduate of Schulich Medicine's Department of Family Medicine's PhD program. Launched just four years, ago the program is the first of its kind in the Americas. … (Read More)

Building on a foundation of brilliance

As the story goes, it was a dark and stormy night, when one brilliant scientist reviewed the master plan of another that had the potential to change the world. This story, however, has a very different ending than the ominous beginning infers. … (Read More)

Positive news for post-operative and anaesthesia survival rates

Research from Dr. Daniel Bainbridge and colleagues in the Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine has shown that survival rates after a general anaesthetic and within 48 hours of surgery have dramatically improved worldwide over the past 50 years. … (Read More)

New appointment for Dr. Herbert

Dr. Carol Herbert has been appointed to the Canadian Institutes of Health Research Institute of Gender and Health (IGH) Advisory Board. Her three year terms began on September 1 2012. … (Read More)

CIHR Training Grant in Interdisciplinary Primary Health Care Research

Applications are now being accepted for the CIHR Training Grant in Interdisciplinary Primary Health Care Research - "TUTOR‐PHC" (Transdisciplinary Understanding and Training on Research- Primary Health Care) … (Read More)

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Dr. Bainbridge describes his published study on anaesthesia mortality

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