A house is not all we’re building in 2018

December 15, 2017 at 4:00 pm

Happy holidays! As the final weeks of 2017 wind down, many of us are reflecting on what we’ve accomplished this year and focusing our priorities for 2018. At the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences Town Hall on Dec. 7, our six vice-deans shared news, achievements and exciting plans for the […]

Wisdom from Discovery Day: ‘Get out of your bubble’

November 10, 2017 at 9:00 am

A few years ago, if you had asked Julia Wiens where her career path was headed, she would have answered with certainty: marine biology research. While earning a science degree at the University of Manitoba, Wiens was inspired by a professor to take a summer job as a researcher. That […]

Homecoming speaker highlights humanitarian projects

September 29, 2017 at 2:36 pm

From deadly hurricanes and earthquakes to devastating floods, landslides and wildfires, recent natural disasters have taken a shocking toll across the globe. The human impact of these catastrophes highlights the growing need for health professionals to leave their comfort zones for crisis zones. On Sept. 16 at the Dean’s Homecoming […]