Events



  • Awards: 2019 PARO Award recipients

    Congratulations to the 2019 PARO (Professional Association of Residents of Ontario) Award Recipients from Schulich Medicine & Dentistry, Dr. Daniel Grushka, Dr. Bharat Markandey, and Anish Naidu, Medicine Class of 2019.



  • Award: Dr. Bertha Garcia honoured as YMCA Woman of Excellence

    In recognition of her contributions to science, medicine and education, Dr. Garcia is being honoured with a 2019 YMCA Women of Excellence Award. Her impact as a medical educator, clinical leader and mentor has been profound. In a culture with few female leaders, she stands as a role model who values all voices and perspectives.



  • Dr. Jane Thornton named recipient of the prestigious Murray Stalker Award

    The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) has named Dr. Jane Thornton as the recipient of the prestigious Murray Stalker Award for 2018. Dr. Thornton is a resident physician, researcher and advocate for physical activity for the prevention and treatment of chronic disease.



  • A global leader in medical education research

    Lorelei Lingard, PhD, has been awarded the 2018 Karolinska Institutet Prize for Research in Medical Education. This international honour recognizes Lingard's contributions to medical education policy in Canada and around the world.


  • April 19, 2018

    Funding: Ontario funding additional residency positions for medical graduates

    The Government of Ontario is working with medical schools to create more specialized residency spots this upcoming school year for graduates who did not match to a residency position, ensuring that all unmatched graduates are placed.


  • September 29, 2017

    Fall 2017 MCCQE Part II Exam Preparatory Resources

    The Medical Council of Canada has updated their Exam preparation resources web page that contains many different station examples, including a video of a history-taking and physical examination couplet station, an interactive orientation presentation, a link to the MCC Objectives for the Qualifying Examination and much more. Please click through for links and details.



  • T2R: Transition to Residency

    The Transition to Residency program (T2R) is an information session for residents entering into their preliminary phases of their residencies. The information sessions will take place each Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. to 4 p.m. in room 146 of the Medical Sciences Building, and will run from July 5 to August 23.



  • London surgeons join #ILookLikeASurgeon

    Female surgeons and residents from Schulich Medicine & Dentistry gathered in operating rooms at London Health Sciences Centre’s University Hospital, Victoria Hospital and St. Joseph’s Health Care London this week to add their voices to a global rallying cry for women surgeons.



  • Class of Meds '49 Award

    Congratulations to Dr. Roderick Clark (junior) and Dr. Morgan McWilliam (senior) on receiving the Class of Meds '49 Award for excellence in teaching by residents for the 2015-16 academic year.


  • September 21, 2016

    Resident/Fellow Travel Award

    The PGME office is now accepting applications for the Resident/Fellow Travel Award. The deadline for applications is October 31, 2016.


  • April 20, 2016

    Congratulations to Dr. Julie Hukui on receiving the 2016 Dr. John D. Brown Award

    Dr. Julie Hukui has a natural ability to form instantaneous relationships with patients and their families. This skill, partnered with her tireless commitment to providing the best patient-centred care, is what makes her an exceptional doctor.


  • April 12, 2016

    CaRMS - R1 Match - 2nd Iteration

    Congratulations to all R1 applicants who matched in the first iteration! Match day for the second iteration of the R1 Match will take place at noon on April 12, 2016.


  • February 22, 2016

    T2202A's

    T2202A's have been sent out to your UWO email address.



  • Dr. Heather Emmerton-Coughlin and Dr. Dan Pepe have been awarded the 2014 Class of Meds '49 Award for excellence in teaching by residents.




  • Dr. Christina Cookson named 2015 Resident Teacher of the Year

    Dr. Christina Cookson, MClSc Candidate in Family Medicine and faculty member at Western University, was named the 2015 Resident Teacher of the Year by the Ontario College of Family Physicians.


  • October 14, 2015

    Dr. Christopher Watling - Renewed for another 5-year term as Associate Dean, PGME

    Dr. Christopher Watling, Associate Professor, Departments of Clinical Neurological Sciences and Oncology and Scientist, Centre for Education Research and Innovation, has been renewed for another five year term as Associate Dean, Postgraduate Medical Education in the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.



  • Academic Half Day: Did my patient just hit on me?

    Discerning situational boundaries within the doctor/patient relationship is not always easy and the rules are not always clear. This Academic Half Day will clarify subtleties between boundary crossing and boundary violations.


  • August 31, 2015

    UpToDate - Announcement

    Effective August 31, 2015


  • March 26, 2015

    Residents honoured with Sisters of St. Joseph Award of Excellence

    Drs. Golnaz Naderkhami, Siobhan Telfer and Marie Dion, all residents with the Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, have been honoured with a Sisters of St. Joseph Award of Excellence. They have been recognized for embracing the values of St. Joseph’s Health Care London and making a difference with a positive attitude, sense of teamwork, and patient-centred focus.


  • April 8, 2015

    Academic Half Day: Social Media Professional Branding

    Speaker: Jean Kim, Global Communication Strategist, Coach & Educator Founder & Chief Empowerment Officer at GlobalJKim


  • February 24, 2015

    Dr. John D. Brown Award

    The PGME office is now accepting nominations for the Dr. John D. Brown award. Deadline for submissions is Friday, March 20, 2015


  • February 11, 2015

    Dr. Michael Kaufmann to speak at PGME Academic Half Day on February 11, 2015 1pm - 4pm DSB1002

    Dr. Kaufmann, Director of the Physician Health Program, Ontario Medical Association, brings personal experience to the topic of Resilience in Residency, addressing personal burnout and strategies to optimize performance.