Faculty, staff and students enjoyed an evening of good cheer at the annual Schulich Medicine & Dentistry – Windsor Campus holiday gathering. The special event was topped off with great musical performances.
The value of mentorship Medical education is dependent on the tireless efforts of physicians. So how can we ensure students are receiving all that they need to become knowledgeable, compassionate and effective physicians? And how do we as faculty support our peers so we can continue to grow?
Creating a space for interprofessional learning The Art in Healthcare Symposium produced by the Windsor Interprofessional Health Student collaboration brought together health professional students to learn to use art to reflect on the patient experience and their role as health care providers.
A wealth of resources It's not uncommon to feel overwhelmed during this time of year. The LEW Office is always available to assist you, and we've created a list of resources that you can take advantage of now or at any time throughout the year.
Reflections on a decade of excellence "Perfect". "I fell in love with the charm of Windsor". "A robust network of personal and professional relationships." "I'm studying at my dream medical school." These are just some of the reflections from students and alumni about the Schulich Medicine - Windsor Campus.
Resident Spotlight: Dr. Dema Kadri Dr. Dema Kadri, MD'17, is the first to admit that finding work-life balance is an ongoing pursuit. It's why she has been active in organizing many initiatives, such as Resident Wellness Day, to help her colleagues and enrich her own life.
A work in progress While only in his second year, George Kitching is already enriching the culture at the Windsor Campus and, more broadly, the learning environment for Schulich Medicine students in both academic centres.
Doing what you love Dr. Emily Marcotte, MD’11, is blending her love of teaching and paediatrics. She is inspired by her patients, students and the diversity her career continues to offer her.
How are you doing Mr. C? A simple question that helped a patient also helped Sahil Sharma realize that there is so much to the lived experience of every patient.
Windsor Awards of Excellence – Nominations Open Nominate a colleague or student for an Awards of Excellence and celebrate the tremendous contributions of all the people who make a difference at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry - Windsor Campus.
New UME curriculum unveiled With physician expectations changing, the needs, interests and learning styles of medical students changing, and societies expectations for a greater inclusion of cultural safety in the delivery of health care increasing – medical education must change. Schulich Medicine is embarking on a curriculum renewal for the MD Program to meet the changing needs of society. This transition will begin to be implemented in September 2019 and will continue through phases in the coming years.
Community partnership takes centre stage For the past six years, Tachycardia has been partnering with the Regional HIV/AIDS Connection (RHAC) while raising more than $120,000 in total for the agency. It's a partnership valued by the students and welcomed by the RHAC.
Dr. Rochelle Dworkin named Regional Family Physician of the Year The Regional Family Physician of the Year Award recognizes seven physicians - one from each region of the province - who provide exemplary care to their patients and are passionately involved in activities that contribute to excellence in family medicine.
Dr. James Calvin re-appointed as Chair/Chief, Department of Medicine Dr. James Calvin has been re-appointed as Chair/Chief, Department of Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University and its teaching hospitals, London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph's Health Care London, effective November 1, 2018 to October 31, 2023.
Dr. Rochelle Dworkin named Regional Family Physician of the Year Dr. Chandlee Dickey has been appointed as the Chair/Chief, Department of Psychiatry at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University and its teaching hospitals, London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care London, effective October 15, 2018 to October 14, 2023.
Dr. Mithu Sen appointed Acting Vice Dean of Faculty Affairs Dr. Mithu Sen has been appointed as Acting Vice Dean, Faculty Affairs, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University effective October 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019. This will be in addition to her current role as Assistant Dean, Faculty Equity and Wellness.