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Last chance to apply for the London Imaging in Oncology (LION) Summer Research Internship for Medical Students: application deadline is tomorrow!

Sunday, March 31, 2013

The Radiation Oncology Program at the London Health Sciences Centre is a state-of-the-art academic and clinical department with numerous areas of clinical and research expertise, including pre-clinical, translational, and clinical imaging science. … (Read More)

Please have a restful and happy holiday weekend with your family and friends!

Thursday, March 28, 2013

Please have a restful and happy holiday weekend with your family and friends! … (Read More)

Career night photos

Thursday, March 28, 2013

Thank you to everyone who helped support career night yesterday evening. The event was a great success! … (Read More)

Career night – thank you

Thursday, March 28, 2013

I would like to extend my sincere thanks and appreciation to Ms. Pam Bere and her student organizing team who, with the dedicated Postgraduate program representatives, hosted an extremely successful and well attended Career Night … (Read More)

Congratulations and thanks to Meds 2013

Thursday, March 28, 2013

Congratulations and thanks to Meds 2013 for an excellent class event celebrating your final year last Friday together. … (Read More)

Career Night

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Please make every effort to attend the Career Night planned for this evening in London. There will be plenty of opportunity to meet and talk with Program Directors and Residents. … (Read More)

From the desk of Gerry Cooper - Job opportunity

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

A former professor of mine at uToronto (Dr. Jack Quarter) is seeking students to assist with a research project starting in April. As part of another project, his group is undertaking a province-wide survey of social purpose enterprises, and they need someone to conduct surveys … (Read More)

Career Night for Schulich Medicine Students

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Come and meet representatives from 22 of our Postgraduate Medical Education Programs in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. Program Directors and Residents will be available to talk with you about their programs, their own career decisions and the potential opportunities … (Read More)

Part-time Summer MCAT Prep Instructor Positions

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Prep101 has openings for part-time MCAT prep instructors to teach weeknight and weekend classes this summer in a variety of cities … (Read More)

The Intima: Editor Application - March 30 Deadline

Monday, March 25, 2013

The Intima is now accepting applications for volunteer staff positions for the 2013-2014 publication cycle. Editors at The Intima support the development and production of the journal. Editors review each submission and select quality entries that reflect the mission and vision of the publication … (Read More)

University of New Mexico School of Medicine 1st Annual Poetry and Medical Narrative Competition for Med Students

Friday, March 22, 2013

The University of New Mexico School of Medicine is delighted to announce its 1st annual poetry and medical narrative competition, open to medical students in the United States and Canada. Winning entries will be published in the UNM Medical MUSE literary journal and cash prizes will be awarded. … (Read More)

$6500 Summer Studentship for Year 1 and 2 Students

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Calling year 1 and year 2 medical students! Apply now for a $6500 summer studentship to study the utility of overnight oximetry in the assessment of children with obstructive sleep apnea. This is a retrospective, observational database and chart review study of post-surgical outcomes … (Read More)

19th Annual U of T Psychiatry Summer Institute

Thursday, March 21, 2013

U of T’s award-winning program is open to 1st and 2nd year students enrolled at Canadian medical schools. As a participant, you will encounter patients in various settings including in the ER, Outpatient Clinics, on wards and in the community … (Read More)

The Dr. Greta Toni Swart Essay Award in Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities

Monday, March 18, 2013

An annual essay award will be available to undergraduate medical students or postgraduate medical residents at Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University. The essay should describe an experience managing a patient at any stage in the lifespan with a developmental disability. … (Read More)

Hunger for Change - Thank you!

Thursday, March 14, 2013

Congratulation and thanks to all our students who organized, took part in and supported "Hunger for Change" … (Read More)

Join us for the History of Medicine Colloquium 2013

Thursday, March 14, 2013

Join us March 26 for the History of Medicine Colloquium. This colloquium showcases the work of Schulich Medicine students who will deliver short presentations on their recent work in the history of medicine. Prizes will be awarded for the best presentations … (Read More)

Reminder: Apply for Spring 2013 Convocation - March 15 deadline

Thursday, March 14, 2013

This is a reminder that the deadline to apply for Spring 2013 Convocation is - tomorrow - March 15, 2013 … (Read More)

Last chance to apply for a Sjogren’s Society of Canada $4000 grant!

Thursday, March 14, 2013

The Sjogren’s Society of Canada is offering two $4000.00 grants to Undergraduate or Postgraduate specialty trainees in Dentistry, Optometry, Ophthalmology or Medicine for summer support research pertinent to Sjogren’s Syndrome. … (Read More)

The application for Canada Student Loan forgiveness is now available!

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

The application for Canada Student Loan forgiveness for family doctors and nurses who serve in a rural or remote community is now available online … (Read More)

Biomedical Imaging Research Centre Research Project

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

The Biomedical Imaging Research Centre (BIRC) at Western is a multi-disciplinary, multi-institutional group of over 350 personnel focused on innovative imaging techniques for a wide variety of human diseases. … (Read More)

London Imaging in Oncology (LION) Summer Research Internship for Medical Students - Call for Applications 2013

Monday, March 11, 2013

The Radiation Oncology Program at the London Health Sciences Centre is a state-of-the-art academic and clinical department with numerous areas of clinical and research expertise, including pre-clinical, translational, and clinical imaging science … (Read More)

A CaRMS Message from the Undergraduate Medical Education, Learner Equity and Wellness and Windsor Program Offices

Friday, March 8, 2013

The Undergraduate Medical Education, Learner Equity and Wellness and Windsor Program Offices wish to congratulate the members of our Class of 2013 on the success in the CaRMS resident match. … (Read More)

SCaDS session - thanks!

Friday, March 8, 2013

I would like to thank the students who attended and Andrea Foti from the CPSO who presented a clear outline of social media and professionalism at our lunch SCaDS session! … (Read More)

School break

Friday, March 8, 2013

School break is approaching. Please have a great time with friends and/or family. Relax, reflect, exercise, read and recharge. See you each in a week! … (Read More)

The dogter is in! Photos from the service dog visit today

Thursday, March 7, 2013

Check out some photos from today's therapy dog visit! … (Read More)

Reminder: Join us tomorrow for Dr. Bruce Thyer's presentation on evidence-based practice (EBP)

Thursday, March 7, 2013

Join us tomorrow and watch as Dr. Bruce Thyer presents an overview of the real process model of EBP and distinguish it from separate initiatives such as empirically-supported treatments and empirical clinical practice. … (Read More)

Next SCaDS Workshop

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Please drop in for the next SCaDS Workshop with Ms. Andrea Foti. Looking forward to a great session on March 7th … (Read More)

Congrats Meds 2013

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

On behalf of the Decanal team, our faculty, the UME and LEW staff and supports, we wish each member of Meds 2013 a well-deserved congratulations for their success in the residency match results today from CaRMS … (Read More)

The Canadian Graduate Student Questionnaire

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Meds 2013: Thanks for meeting and taking time to understand the reason for completing the Canadian Graduate Student Questionnaire from the AAMC … (Read More)

UME Vision Statement

Monday, March 4, 2013

UME is embarking on reassessing the UME Vision Statement to guide our program strategically. Please take time to read and reflect on the statements of our school and others. Send your suggestions to Dr. Tithecott for the Curriculum Committee retreat in March. … (Read More)

Very proud of you!

Monday, March 4, 2013

What a phenomenal group of students you are. The energy, enthusiasm and kindness you showed this week-end helped to make this year's first Medicine Interview week-end such a positive experience for the candidates. We have already heard wonderful feedback about your efforts … (Read More)

Admissions weekend 2013 – Thank you!

Monday, March 4, 2013

Thanks to all the students, faculty and volunteers who gave a precious gift to our school and profession of their time and wisdom on helping Admissions assess our candidates for the Class of 2017. … (Read More)

Congratulations and thanks Meds 2016

Friday, March 1, 2013

Congratulations and thanks to Meds 2016 for their hard work and creativity to put together an outstanding video for Admissions Interviews. Best of luck to our new applicants for Meds 2017! … (Read More)

Convocation Meds 2013

Friday, March 1, 2013

Meds 2013, although it may not feel like it, Convocation is fast approaching. This is a reminder that the deadline to apply for Spring 2013 Convocation is March 15, 2013 … (Read More)

History of Medicine Colloquium abstracts due Monday!

Friday, March 1, 2013

Last chance to submit your abstracts for the 2013 History of Medicine Colloquium event! The abstract submission deadline is Monday, March 4, 2013. This colloquium showcases the work of Western medical students who will deliver short presentations on their recent work in the history of medicine. … (Read More)