• Resident Wellness Leadership Awards 2018

    June 22, 2018
    Award Winning Residents The Learner Equity & Wellness Office is pleased to announce the 2018 recipients of the Shilpa Jain Resident Wellness Leadership award. Dr. Jain, currently completing a fellowship in Infectious Diseases in Ottawa, was a resident in internal medicine at Western from 2013 to 2016, and served as the first chair of a resident wellness committee at our school. This year’s award recipients are: Dr. Kristen Bortolin for her leadership Paediatrics program’s resident wellness committee, and in particular, her role in developing a wellness library as a resource for her peers. Dr. Jonathan Gregory for the demonstrated initiative as a leader of the Psychiatry program’s resident wellness committee, and in particular, his role in developing a comprehensive set of terms of reference that will inform and guide the group’s activities in the coming years. We are proud of these individuals and the work they are doing to improve the health and wellbeing of their peers.
  • The Art of Constructive Worrying

    June 15, 2018
    Dr. Preeti Malani explores the difference between destructive and constructive worrying.
  • Western Student Health Services Saturday Hours 2017-2018

    February 13, 2018
    Weekends are reserved for unforeseen, acute illness issues, examples include a sore throat, earache and vomiting.
  • Undecided? Have a Listen...

    June 22, 2018
    The Undifferentiated Medical Student (TUMS) is a top-ranked Medicine podcast in iTunes (free) about choosing a medical specialty and planning a career in medicine. You can find it at: http://www.undifferentiatedmedicalstudent.com/