Media Relations

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The Media Relations Officer at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry is also a member of Western's Communications and Public Affairs Department.  Some of the services provided include:

  • Writing and distributing news releases for research, awards and events
  • Arranging for video and photographs to complement releases
  • Finding experts for journalists and arranging interviews
  • Issues management
  • Planning news conferences and media events
  • Media training
  • Assistance in writing and placing op-eds
  • Monitoring news coverage where possible

Please contact Crystal Mackay at 519.661.2111, ext. 80387 for assistance with media.