Words of Wisdom to Med Class of 2018

August 26, 2014 at 4:52 pm

Last week, I participated in my 5th Inaugural Day Exercises as Dean of Medicine at the University of Manitoba and each one has left me feeling proud to be part of this university- and this profession. Our opportunity to usher in and welcome 110 new medical students is marked by […]

New UGME curriculum launches in fall

June 26, 2014 at 3:19 pm

For the last four years, we have undertaken an exhaustive Undergraduate Medical Education curriculum review and renewal process. The new clerkship program for Med IIIs (Class of 2015) launched last August and we are very excited about rolling out the new pre-clerkship program in August 2014 for the incoming Class […]

Building Hope Together

June 2, 2014 at 11:46 am

As we transition towards the new Faculty of Health Sciences, I am thrilled that one of our first joint projects encourages team-building and is centered on health and healthy living. The Faculty of Health Sciences Habitat for Humanity build from June 9-20, 2014 is an excellent opportunity to bring-together and […]