Happy Holidays: Looking back…and forward

December 18, 2018 at 9:59 am

As 2018 winds down, it gives us a chance to reflect on the past year’s accomplishments and our hopes and goals for the future. We’ve continued to focus across the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences on providing a safe, inclusive and respectful learning environment for all. In the Max Rady […]

Town Hall updates key themes at Rady Faculty

November 29, 2018 at 2:17 pm

Safety, inclusion and transparency were among the key themes at this year’s Rady Faculty of Health Sciences Town Hall, held Nov. 19 in Theatre B with a live video link to Helen Glass Centre. I opened the session by updating faculty and staff on the new decentralized budget model – […]

University is a place for learning – and unlearning

October 11, 2018 at 3:20 pm

At our white coat ceremonies to welcome new students this fall, one of the strongest messages from speakers has been that health is a human right. That means that future health professionals must unlearn their biases and racist stereotypes to support the health-care needs of our most vulnerable populations. Dr. […]