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February, 2014

Bringing health to the community

Thursday, February 27, 2014

When Merrick Zwarenstein graduated from a South African medical school in the early 1970s, he left with the scientific training required to be a doctor. But he felt as though the institution of medicine had been ignoring the most crucial part of medical care for generations – the patient. … (Read More)

Ontario's medical schools improve access to family doctors

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Ontario’s six family medicine programs have graduated 1,900 more family doctors in the last decade, transforming family medicine and improving access for patients, according to a new report by the faculties of medicine. … (Read More)

Nominate a colleague for an Award of Excellence

Thursday, February 13, 2014

If you know an outstanding staff or faculty member whose commitment deserves to be celebrated, nominate him or her for an Award of Excellence. Nominations for the 2014 Awards are open for both London and Windsor. … (Read More)

Dr. Christina Cookson named 2014 PAIRO Trust Fund Resident Teaching Award recipient

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

The Department would like to congratulate Dr. Christina Cookson on being named the recipient of the 2014 PAIRO Trust Fund Resident Teaching Award. … (Read More)