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 […]

Welcome Back…..Engage, Act, Succeed Together

January 6, 2011 at 4:22 pm

I hope everyone had a good break and now it’s back to business…..front and centre for all faculty, staff and students at the Faculty of Medicine is UGME accreditation April 3-6, 2011. We have spent the last several years preparing for accreditation by the Liaison Committee on Medical Schools (LCME) […]

Thinking Outside the Box

December 8, 2010 at 9:05 pm

It’s hard to pick up a newspaper nowadays without reading about Canada’s changing demographics and the demands this will place on our health care system. The Global Health Forum has identified chronic disease as the second biggest threat to the global economy. The current approach to health care delivery is […]