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July, 2014

Attention meds: The Curriculum Committee needs your input

Thursday, July 31, 2014

You are invited to attend a group discussion on the topic of Learner Mistreatment. Students will be asked to discuss mistreatment in undergraduate education. Dinner will be served. Sign up now - space is limited. … (Read More)

An evening with Dr. Jane Goodall

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Join us on September 11 as Dr. Jane Goodall reflects on the extraordinary change the world has seen since she first began her research of chimpanzees at Gombe Stream in 1960. Presented by Docs4GreatApes, she will share stories from the past 50 years and her reasons for hope in these complex times. … (Read More)

See the Line 2014 - Register today for the CME morning session

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Check out the new Continuing Medical Education (CME) session focusing on the prevention and treatment of concussion - part of See the Line 2014. Registration is free for medical students and residents. … (Read More)

Call for papers - The Public Health: A symposium on public health histories

Monday, July 28, 2014

This interdisciplinary conference will be of interest to anyone thinking about the history of public health from diverse, unique perspectives. Submissions on the topic "The Public's Health” are now being accepted. … (Read More)

Participate in a research study on learning tools in medical school

Monday, July 28, 2014

Medical students are invited to participate in a survey on the technological learning tools they use at different stages of their studies. … (Read More)

Ontario Hospital Association hosting educational webinar this week

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

The Ontario Hospital Association has an upcoming educational webinar, "Coroners' Investigations in Hospitals". Interested medical students are invited to participate in this learning opportunity. … (Read More)

Apply now for the NGIG Executive Team

Monday, July 21, 2014

The National Geriatrics Interest Group (NGIG) is currently recruiting executives for the upcoming 2014-2015 year. If you have a passion for geriatrics and would like to be involved in a national student initiative, consider joining their team. No previous experience is necessary. … (Read More)

Calling all writers - enter the 2014 Student Writing Competition

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Do you enjoy writing? Medical students and residents are invited to submit reflective essays, poetry, or short fiction exploring the intersection of mental health and the humanities to the Dalhousie Department of Psychiatry Annual Student Writing Competition. … (Read More)

Discover how Khrystyna Ioanidis, Meds 2017, is exploring her career options this summer

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

This summer, Khrystyna Ioanidis, Meds 2017, is taking part in an elective opportunity at Schulich Medicine that allows her to explore a variety of clinical electives. Read about her experiences in the ICU, the OR and the nephrology clinic. … (Read More)

Discover how Helene Baldwin, Meds 2017, and Rachael Berta, Meds 2017, are helping launch a MedLINCS pilot project

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Helene Baldwin and Rachael Berta, both Meds 2017, are working on the MedLINCS Aboriginal Pilot Project this summer. Read about their experience in Owen Sound and the new community-specific programming they are helping create. … (Read More)

Discover what's getting Jeremy Chitpin, Meds 2017, out of bed every morning

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Jeremy Chitpin, Meds 2017, is part of the Summer Research Training Program (SRTP) at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry this summer. Read about his interesting research and the great team of people he's working with at the Centre for Education Research & Innovation (CERI). … (Read More)

Discover how Dayna Noltie, Meds 2017, is engaging young people with biodiversity preservation

Thursday, July 3, 2014

This June, Dayna Noltie, Meds 2017, participated in the Convention on Biological Diversity hosted by the United Nations. Read about her experience and why she is passionate about involving young people in the preservation of biodiversity. … (Read More)

Summer on the YouME Blog - July

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

This summer the blog will be full of student content, as we follow what our med students are up to! July’s theme is Discover. Student contributors will be sharing their summer experiences from around the world. … (Read More)

Happy Canada Day!

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Happy Canada Day to each of you! We hope you enjoy the fun and festivities. … (Read More)