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July, 2015

Attention Meds from Prince Edward Island: You are eligible for an initiative from Health PEI

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Are you from Prince Edward Island? Health PEI is offering eligible Canadian medical students from the province a "Black Bag" package or a book allowance of $500. Read more for details and how to register. … (Read More)

Going Global: Four Weeks in Tanzania - Week Four

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Join Matt Douglas-Vail on a four-week adventure in Tanzania, as he completes a summer elective at Muhimbili Hospital in Dar Es Salaam. In his last installment of the series, Matt looks back at four weeks of intense medical learning, unique cultural experiences and incredible adventure. … (Read More)

Event Reminder: Inspiring Futures - September 26

Monday, July 20, 2015

Schulich Medicine & Dentistry’s exciting lineup of Homecoming celebrations features Bonnie Schmidt, PhD’93, president and founder of Let's Talk Science. Her lecture will share why youth engagement in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) is more important than ever. … (Read More)

Opportunity Reminder: 2015 David R. Cox Prize for Rare Compassion

Friday, July 17, 2015

The Second Annual David R. Cox Prize for Rare Compassion recognizes the inspiring essays of student doctors who, like Dr. Cox, have most identified with and understood a rare or neglected patient community they have become close to. … (Read More)

Reminder: See the Line Concussion CME - Free registration

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Join us August 12 and learn the latest in sports-related brain injury evaluation and treatment at the See the Line Continuing Medical Education Session (CME) and Community Symposium. Residents and medical students attend for free. Register today! … (Read More)

Video: Demystifying the residency matching process

Friday, July 10, 2015

Check out these videos about the residency matching process, featuring our very own Drs. Michael Rieder and Gary Tithecott. Created by the Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada (AFMC), the videos dymystify preconceived ideas and guide students during this critical career step. … (Read More)

Opportunity: Strategic Planning Steering Committee

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Are you interested in becoming a member of the Strategic Planning Steering Committee for the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry? Continue reading for more details on how to get involved. … (Read More)

Going Global: Four Weeks in Tanzania - Week Three

Monday, July 6, 2015

Join Matt Douglas-Vail on a four-week adventure in Tanzania, as he completes a summer elective at Muhimbili Hospital in Dar Es Salaam. In this installment, Matt discusses the importance of the family in Tanzanian health care, recounts his first surgery experience and sets off on safari. … (Read More)

Happy Canada Day

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Wishing you all a Happy Canada Day! Enjoy the festivities and fireworks. Looking for some summer reading? Check out our favourite UME stories from the 2014-15 year. … (Read More)