Announcement: Dr. Tracey Crumley appointed Chair/Chief Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Tracey Crumley has been appointed as Chair/Chief, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC) and St. Joseph’s Health Care London effective January 1, 2021 to December 31, 2025. 

Dr. Crumley earned a MD from the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry in 1996 and completed her postgraduate medical training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the School. She pursued a clinical year in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at Magee Women’s Hospital at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. In 2003, Dr. Crumley was appointed as an Assistant Professor at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry and a consultant Obstetrician/Gynaecologist at LHSC and St. Joseph’s Health Care London. Currently, she holds the rank of Associate Professor and is located at London Health Sciences Centre – Victoria Hospital.

Dr. Crumley has served on a number of professional associations and administrative committees. She was the Director of the Medicine Resident Training Program from 2010-2015, an internal and external reviewer of several Royal College training programs, a member of the appeals committee for residency training at the School, and Chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Finance Committee. Dr. Crumley has served as Interim Chair/Chief of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology since 2018.

She is continuously recognized for her excellence in teaching and education. She was awarded the Schulich Medicine Hippocratic Council - Best Curriculum on Earth Award in 2013 and 2014, Schulich Excellence in Education - Educator Award (Graduate/Postgraduate) in 2014, the Golden Forceps Award for Excellence in Teaching in 2016 and the Dean’s Award of Excellence in 2020.

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Crumley on her appointment. 

Dr. John Yoo, MD, FRCS(C), FACS
Dean, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Western University

Dr. William J. Sischek MD, FRCPC, CCPE
Integrated Vice President
Medical & Academic Affairs
London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC)
St. Joseph’s Health Care London