Supporting Diversity – What does it mean?

March 2, 2011 at 9:02 pm

We are fortunate to live in a country where diversity and multiculturalism are viewed as integral parts of Canada’s fabric. In the health professions, we are constantly working to address disparities in health status, access to health care education and services, and health outcomes. How do we address that? To […]

Back to the Books…Newly Renovated Library Open for Business

January 27, 2011 at 12:23 am

After nearly a year of construction, students on Bannatyne Campus are being welcomed by Neil John Maclean Health Sciences Library staff to an impressive modern, practical and inviting library. From new lounge chairs to café style seating to small seminar rooms, students have an array of options of where to […]

In Our Backyard…Connecting to our Inner-City Community

January 19, 2011 at 3:52 pm

After growing up in Winnipeg’s North End and spending years practicing pediatric medicine in the inner-city, I have long believed in the strengths and potential of this diverse community in which our faculty resides. For some time, I have been pre-occupied with whether we have the presence we should have […]