December 17, 2015 It has been a memorable year for our School and program – a testament to who we are and where we can go working together as a team over the next year. Please have a safe and joyous holiday season with friends and family.
December 15, 2015 Medical school is busy and you may put taking care of yourself on the back burner. Take a well-deserved break from your studies at the Ontario Medical Students Association (OMSA) Wellness Retreat in March.
December 11, 2015 Entries are now being accepted for the Second Biennial Enid Balint Student/Resident Essay Contest, sponsored by the American Balint Society. The contest is open to medical students, residents and other health care professional students in the United States and Canada.
December 10, 2015 The American Medical Association (AMA) has compiled a list of the top medical student stories from 2015. Topics range from choosing a specialty to residency tips to stress and wellness. Check it out!
December 03, 2015 In a recent commentary piece, Dr. Chris Watling, associate dean of Postgraduate Medical Education, remarks on the several stressors that medical students encounter throughout their education, and the interventions that have been put in place to help alleviate some of this pressure.
November 27, 2015 Join us for an interactive Conversation Café on December 9 introducing REAL: Research, Education & Active Engagement Leader. Dr. Michael J. Strong and Dr. Margaret Steele will provide remarks, followed by interactive group sessions.
November 26, 2015 Gerry Cooper, EdD, associate dean, reflects on the Windsor Program's successes as a leader in distributed medical education and overviews upcoming awards and recognition opportunities for faculty, staff and students.
November 25, 2015 Take Schulich Medicine & Dentistry's Strategic Plan survey and give your input on the School's blueprint for the next five years. Once you've completed the survey, you will be entered into a draw to win an Apple iPad.
November 16, 2015 The votes are in and the top five favourite game-changing Ontario research discoveries were announced on November 12. Voted on by the public, two of the discoveries were made by Schulich Medicine & Dentistry's Fred Possmayer, PhD, and Sir Frederick Banting.
November 06, 2015 The purpose of this study is to explore how student experience influences the development of attitudes and knowledge relating to medical specialty choice through one-on-one interviews lasting approximately 60 minutes each.
November 03, 2015 Calling one and all to the first ever Schulich Interprofessional Coffeehouse! Students from Dentistry, Medicine and Nursing will be entertaining their colleagues with a variety of acts.
November 02, 2015 A lot has been going on behind the scenes at Hippo as a fresh crop of executives have brought new ideas, energy, and drive to the council. Learn more about the exciting initiatives taking place.
October 28, 2015 The Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry has received full accreditation status for eight years for its UME program. We are proud of the eight-year accreditation status that was earned as a team effort from faculty, staff, residents, health-care partners, graduates and our students through strong leadership and tireless collaboration.
October 19, 2015 About 160 student leaders from across the country gathered for the Canadian Federation of Medical Students (CFMS) Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Windsor – with 27 delegates from Schulich Medicine & Dentistry. Yousif Atwan, Medicine Class of 2017, reflects on the events and success of the weekend.
October 09, 2015 The Ontario Medical Association (OMA) and Canadian Medical Association (CMA) are now accepting nominations for a number of awards to recognize outstanding physicians, health professionals and medical learners.
October 09, 2015 With a philosophy of life to focus on solutions, Dr. Abdel-Rahman Lawendy, MD’03, PhD’14, is making change to better the lives of learners, his patients, and people around the world in crisis.
October 08, 2015 Western Vitals, in partnership with the Student Development Centre, presents Hitting the Books. This workshop session will equip you with learning tools to make school life easier and help study material stick, so you'll be well prepared for Clerkship and beyond.
October 07, 2015 Canadian medical students and residents are invited to submit reflective essays, poetry, or short fiction that explore the intersection of mental health and the humanities for the Dalhousie Department of Psychiatry Annual Student Writing Competition.
October 06, 2015 From day one of their studies, Schulich Medicine & Dentistry students are encouraged to pursue extracurricular activities to reinvigorate their minds and spirits. Read about Emma Bluemke, Kelly Bullock, Camilla Stepniak, Grant Vezina and Eliot Winkler.
October 05, 2015 The turnaround by the Toronto Blue Jays to move from an average performer in the American League to winning their division is remarkable. So can this “good news story” in Canadian sports be a lesson for us?