June 2018 Newsletter

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    Celebrating convocation with the Class of 2018

    Spirit and pride filled the air at Schulich Medicine’s convocation ceremony that took place in May. The Medicine Class of 2018 walked across the stage, accepted their hoods and moved on to a new chapter in their lives.

  • decorative imageA message of gratitude, pride and celebration
    Dr. Gerry Cooper reflects proudly on the many successes and tremendous contributions of the Schulich Medicine — Windsor Campus, in his final message as Associate Dean.

  • decorative imageHippocratic Oath resonates strongly
    Amidst the convocation celebrations, the reciting of the Hippocratic Oath resonated with Dr. Larry Jacobs, with the words having a profound impact on him as a practising physician.

  • decorative image Exploring the arts, future career avenues and engaging in advocacy
    From Tachycardia and career night to travelling to Queen's Park and advocating for increased residency spots in Canada, it has been a busy couple of months before students transitioned to the summer break.

  • decorative imageIt takes a village
    To all the learners who made it through another challenging and rewarding year, and all the people who supported them, we wish you a wonderful summer holiday and look forward to meeting the Medicine Class of 2022.

  • decorative imageResident Wellness Day
    Drs. Dema Kadri, Sarah Hanik and Tatjana Milovic, coordinated a Resident Wellness Day. Yoga, painting, and an evening out were just a few highlights.

  • decorative imageCelebrating the Medicine Class of 2018 with Emma Ali
    Dr. Emma Ali, MD'18, graduated feeling immense gratitude and optimism about her future in family medicine. She feels well prepared to pay it forward and embrace all the exciting challenges she will encounter as a trainee, mentor and physician.

  • decorative imagePrescription for Fun
    Jennifer Gray, Eric Jeong, and Andrew Lechman, Medicine Class of 2020, developed a series of events for their peers, thanks to the support from the Prescription for Fun Award. Food, games and an open mic night were just a few of the highlights.

  • decorative imageTransition to Betterness
    A fun day of activities resulted in support for Transition to Betterness, a local agency providing comfort to those impacted by a life-altering illness.

  • decorative imageWhen an opportunity knocks, a door opens
    As a child growing up in Hamilton and playing in hockey tournaments all throughout southwestern Ontario, Dr. Ian Mazzetti didn’t envision that one day he would be practising medicine and teaching in Windsor.

  • decorative imageResident Spotlight: Dr. Paris Lai, Psychiatry, Schulich Medicine - Windsor Campus
    Dr. Paris Lai was born in Hong Kong and moved to Toronto at the age of five. He came to Western University after finishing his degree in medicine from the University of Toronto. He found that psychiatry integrated his interests of interviewing patients and pharmacology and he enjoys being able to help patients navigate the health care system and reintegrate into society.

  • Publications/Scholarship Inventory
    An inventory of publications/scholarship produced by faculty and students is now available online from the Windsor Campus website.

  • Congratulations to...
    Congratulations to Drs. Darren Cargill, Hema Gangam, and Larry Jacobs, as well as Gerry Cooper, EdD, and the students who received funding through SWORP.

  • Welcome to...
    Dave Cormier who will serve as Acting Manager, Schulich Medicine — Windsor Campus effective Monday, July 9, 2018. He will be covering Nicole Sbrocca's maternity leave.

  • New recruitment videos highlight Campus
    Students and faculty figured prominently in new physician recruitment videos produced by the City of Windsor.