May 05, 2016 Faculty at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry are working to bring information and resources about geriatric mental health to rural regions in southwestern Ontario. In many of these communities the geriatric population is high, but access to experts in the field is limited.
January 04, 2016 In the past few years, there has been a steady incline in the amount of media coverage focused on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and its connection to the overall mental health and stability of those affected by it.
October 01, 2015 Dr. Elizabeth Osuch, Associate Professor in the Departments of Psychiatry and Medical Biophysics, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at Western University, and Scientist in Neurosciences and Imaging at the Lawson Health Research Institute, has been re-appointed as the Dr. Joseph Rea Chair in Mood Disorders at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.
June 01, 2015 In Ontario, children and adolescents can wait for up to a year before accessing mental health services, and may have to travel hours outside of their community. Waiting for care can cause additional distress for children and youth who may already be experiencing severe mental illness.
March 03, 2015 The Strategic Plan for Distributed Education was released in January 2014. Complete with six strategic directions and a long list of goals, the plan is a blueprint to achieve renewed excellence in distributed medical education.
March 03, 2015 Ask a group of people to define diversity and you will likely receive as many definitions as the number of people asked.
As one of Schulich Medicine & Dentistry’s values, diversity is a topic of many conversations amongst leaders, faculty and students.
February 13, 2015 Dr. George Kim, assistant dean, Rural, Regional and Community Engagement, is pleased to announce five new Regional Academic Directors (RAD) for the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry’s Distributed Education Network.
January 07, 2015 It’s only been three weeks since my last update however with the holiday season upon us shortly, I wanted to share some news about the work on the strategic plan for the Distributed Education Network (DEN).
October 23, 2014 Join us as we celebrate research innovations in neurological disorders, and the achievements of the 2014 J. Allyn Taylor International Prize in Medicine recipients, Virginia M.-Y. Lee, PhD, and John Q. Trojanowski, MD, PhD.