Dr. George Kim appointed as Assistant Dean, Rural & Regional Community Engagement

Congratulations Dr. George Kim on being appointed as Assistant Dean, Rural & Regional Community Engagement, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University effective from July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2019.

Dr. Kim graduated with an Honours Bachelor of Science in 1998 from Queen’s University. He completed his MD at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry, Western University in 2003 and his residency training in Family Medicine at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry. In 2006, he joined the Department of Family Medicine, Schulich Medicine & Dentistry as an Adjunct Professor and became an Assistant Professor in 2012.

Dr. Kim’s previous administrative experience includes Clinical Team Lead, Byron Family Medical Centre (2013-present), Academic Director, Undergraduate Family Medicine; Southwestern Ontario Medical Education Network (2010-present) and Undergraduate Academic Director, Department of Family Medicine (2008-present).   

Dr. Kim is a recipient of the Dr. Dana Winterburn Memorial Award (2013), Schulich Excellence in Education Award (2012), University Student’s Council Teaching Honour Roll (2006-present) and the Dr. Jim Silcox Award (2003). 

Congratulations Dr. Kim on his appointment.