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Welcome to the School's newly appointed decanal leaders and faculty members

Dr. Narinder Paul has been appointed as Chair/Chief, Department of Medical Imaging in the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry and its teaching hospitals, London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care London, effective July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2022. Read more.

Dr. Kevin Fung has been appointed as Chair/Chief, Department of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, and its teaching hospitals, London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care London, effective July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2022. Read more.

Dr. Robert Hammond was extended as Associate Dean, Admissions, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University effective from July 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017. Read more.

Dr. Bertha Garcia has been extended as Vice Dean, Education, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, until September 30, 2017. Read more.

Dr. Ramiro Arellano has been appointed as Interim Chair/Chief of the Department of Anesthesia & Perioperative Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University, and its teaching hospitals, London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care London, effective July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018 or until a new Chair/Chief is appointed. Read more.

Dr. Michael Rieder, has been appointed as Chair/Chief of the Department of Paediatrics, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, and its teaching hospitals, London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care London, for a five year term. Read more.

Dr. Frank Beier has been appointed as Acting Chair, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, effective August 1, 2017 to July 31, 2018. Read more.

Dr. Jane Rylett has been appointed as Associate Dean and Director of Animal Research Facilities, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, effective August 1, 2017 to June 30, 2022. Read more.

Dr. Jay Rosenfield has been appointed as Vice Dean, Medical Education, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, effective September 1, 2017 until August 31, 2023. Read more.

Dr. Qingping Feng has been appointed as the Richard & Jean Ivey Fund Chair in Molecular Toxicology, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, effective August 1, 2017 to July 31, 2022. Read more.

Dr. Tisha Joy has been appointed as the Associate Dean, Admissions, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, effective September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2022. Read more.

Lisa Saksida, PhD, has been named as the Canada Research Chair in Translational Cognitive Neuroscience allowing her to advance her work improving treatment outcomes by identifying novel therapeutic targets for cognitive abnormalities in neurodegenerative and neuropsychiatric disease. Read more.

Dr. Richard Cherry has been appointed as Associate Dean, Learning with Technology & Simulation, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, effective October 1, 2017 to September 30, 2022. Read more.

Dr. Valerie Schulz has been appointed as Associate Dean, Continuing Professional Development, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, effective October 1, 2017 to September 30, 2022. Read more.