Thought-provoking, inspiring, and of course celebratory, best describe Homecoming 2018. Hundreds of alumni travelled back to the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry to participate in the morning lectures, enjoy a delicious lunch, and dance the night away at the Dean’s Gala.
What a difference a decade makes The Dental Outreach Community Service is the pride of Schulich Dentistry. In operation for 10 years, the more than 160 volunteers and 650 students have provided free dental care to thousands of people.
The storyteller Award-winning author and paediatrician, Dr. Alex Lyttle, MD’11, uses writing as a form of catharsis. “It helps to lift me, and it’s never something I have to motivate myself to do,” he said.
Small but mighty Shamara Baidoobonso, PhD’13, is grateful for her graduate training in Epidemiology. It offered a strong culture that fostered co-learning, camaraderie between students, extensive mentorship and huge opportunity.
The Cheeky Scientist Alumna Cathy Sorbara, PhD, serves as the COO for The Cheeky Scientist Association a major force in offering job training, career support and advice for PhD graduates who are launching their careers.
Meet Dr. Davy Cheng, Acting Dean It’s been an exciting first two months for Dr. Cheng, who began his role on October 1. We sat down with the Acting Dean to learn more about his first few months in his role and his short- and long-term goals.
Dr. Alan Shepard On November 30, Western University announced that Dr. Alan Shepard will be the University's 11th President beginning July 1, 2019.
School News Dean Emeritus Dr. Carol Herbert receives honorary degree, the establishment of a new endowed chair in epilepsy research, leadership changes and more. Find out what has been happening at the School and University during the past few months.
Events Advancement in medical imaging, bias training, blood clotting, concussion research and more. Learn about some of the upcoming events hosted by Schulich Medicine & Dentistry.
Alumni of Distinction Nominations You can nominate a former classmate or colleague who has made outstanding contributions to the School, the community or their profession through the Schulich Medicine & Dentistry Alumni of Distinction Awards. Presentation of the Awards will be made during the 2019 Homecoming Weekend.