Announcement: Dr. Margaretha Rebel appointed as Associate Dean, Office of Learner Equity & Wellness

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Margaretha Rebel has been appointed as Associate Dean, Office of Learner Equity & Wellness, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University effective from September 1, 2018 – August 31, 2023.

Dr. Rebel earned a Diploma in Nursing at John Abbott College, State Certified Midwife in England, and a Doctor of Medicine at McMaster University. She completed fellowship training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry, Western University, and a Master’s of Education and subspecialty training in Paediatrics Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at University of Toronto. In 1992, she joined the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Schulich Medicine & Dentistry as an Assistant Professor and was promoted to Professor in 2009. She served as the Associate Dean, Undergraduate Medical Education from 2004 to 2011.

Dr. Rebel is the recipient of several awards including a Teaching Honour Roll from University Student Council, Western University in 1999 and 2006, Best Curriculum on Earth Award from Hippocratic Council of Schulich Medicine & Dentistry in 2002 and 2004, Schulich Award of Excellence in 2008, and Douglas Bocking Award in 2010.

Dr. Rebel’s current foci and practice are Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Paediatric Gynaecology and Medical Education.

Dr. Rebel is currently serving as Chair/Chief Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Schulich Medicine &Dentistry and London Health Sciences Centre. She has been a member of many national and provincial societies and has served on a number of other Schulich Medicine & Dentistry, department and hospital committees.

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Rebel on her 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