September 26, 2019 By exploring issues of access and availability for rural patients, Dr. Firas Al-Dhaher is hoping to inspire rural-based health research. As the Site Director for the Petrolia Medical Clinic, he sees an under-serviced patient population, one that faces distinct socio-economic concerns and limited access to health care resources.
July 10, 2019 Dr. George Kim has been re-appointed as Assistant Dean, Rural & Regional Community Engagement, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University effective from July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2024.
May 31, 2019 Curiosity led Dr. Donald Eby, and his emergency room colleagues at Grey Bruce Health Services, to ask questions about the disparity between their clinical practice and recommended guidelines for serial laboratory testing to investigate patients with chest pain.
March 29, 2019 Bluewater Health will soon host a medical resident for a year-long specialization in emergency medicine, the first residency program in the Sarnia hospital’s ongoing collaboration with Schulich Medicine, Western University.
March 25, 2019 Discovery Week is an integral, compulsory one-week placement at the end of first year for all undergraduate medical students at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry. More than 3,000 medical students have participated in Discovery Week since 1998. Community physicians are critical to the success of Discovery Week and the educational journey of medical students. Join more than 300 faculty members across Southwestern Ontario and participate in Discovery Week.
February 06, 2019
The Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, at Western University, is seeking applications for 1 position of Regional Academic Director - Schulich Medicine Distributed Education - Oxford Academy. The appointment will be effective April 1, 2019.
February 01, 2019 Thirty-two years ago, Dr. Rochelle Dworkin arrived in Hanover with plans to do a six-month locum. Although now retired, her passion for medical education and rural medicine continues.