Announcement: Dr. Larry Jacobs appointed as Associate Dean, Windsor

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Larry Jacobs has been appointed as Associate Dean, Windsor in the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University, effective September 1, 2018 until August 31, 2023.

Dr. Jacobs graduated with a Bachelor of Science in 2002 and Bachelor of Education in 2003 from the University of Windsor. He earned an MD at Wayne State University School of Medicine in 2007, and went on to complete his Internal Medicine residency training in at the University of Toronto in 2011.

In 2011, he joined the Department of Medicine at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry as an adjunct professor. His area of specialization is Internal Medicine. He has been involved in the academic leadership of the Schulich Medicine & Dentistry – Windsor Campus since 2012, as the Undergraduate Internal Medicine Academic Director and as the Assistant Dean, Windsor Faculty Affairs since 2016. Dr. Jacobs’ previous administrative experience includes Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Clinical Teaching Unit Flow Committee at Windsor Regional Hospital, Clerkship and Elective Committee, and Curriculum Renewal Committee at the Schulich Medicine & Dentistry – Windsor Campus.

Dr. Jacobs is a recipient of the Western University Class of ’62 award, the Internal Medicine PGY3 – CTU Consultant Physician Award in 2014 and 2016, Department of Family Medicine Best Specialist Teacher 2016, Windsor Campus Award of Excellence in 2013, the Hippocratic Council Windsor Clinician Teaching Award in 2013, and the University Student’s Council Teaching Honour Roll in 2012.

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Jacobs on his appointment. 

Dr. Michael J. Strong
Dean, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Distinguished University Professor
Arthur J. Hudson Chair in ALS Research
Scientist, Robarts Research Institute


Dr. Jay Rosenfield, MD,  MEd, FRCPC
Vice-Dean, Medical Education
Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry
Professor of Paediatrics, Western University