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The Horse Has Left the Barn

October 24th 2016 | No Comments

Guest post by Dr. Karen Smith, Professor, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Associate Dean, Continuing Professional Development “The horse has left the barn” This thought crosses my mind when I … Continue reading

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Celebrating Queen’s Homecoming 2016

October 18th 2016 | 3 Comments

This past weekend we welcomed back Queen’s alumni from the Schools of Medicine, Nursing and Rehabilitation Therapy. We had the honour of hosting members of the Tricolour Guard including Meds … Continue reading

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Med Students to Host Health and Human Rights Conference

October 11th 2016 | No Comments

Guest post by Daniel Korpal, Meds ’19, on behalf of the 2016 Health and Human Rights Conference For the past 15 years, medical students at Queen’s have been involved in facilitating … Continue reading

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A Celebration of Blood

October 3rd 2016 | 2 Comments

Guest blog by Dr. David Lillicrap, Professor, Department of Pathology & Molecular Medicine As a hematologist, of course I’m biased, but I would propose that there are many reasons to … Continue reading

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Remembering Dr. Ron Wigle

September 28th 2016 | 15 Comments

“Laugh a lot. A good sense of humour cures almost all of life’s ills” -Ritu Ghatourey On Wednesday September 21st, the Queen’s and Kingston communities lost a very special individual. … Continue reading

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Celebrating five years in the School of Medicine building

September 19th 2016 | 1 Comment

This September marks five years since the opening of the School of Medicine building. This new home for the School of Medicine was made possible by tremendous generosity from our … Continue reading

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Queen’s Nursing PhD student recognized for research and education leadership in skin tears

September 12th 2016 | 3 Comments

It’s been an award-winning year for Kimberly LeBlanc, an experienced nurse and educator who is currently pursuing her Nursing PhD at Queen’s. Along with receiving a prestigious Order of Merit … Continue reading

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How would Steve Jobs reengineer medical school?  

September 6th 2016 | 10 Comments

The following is a guest blog by Dr. Sanjay Sharma, Professor, Ophthalmology and Epidemiology, Queen’s School of Medicine. A few years ago, I was stopped cold in my tracks by the … Continue reading

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Our Thanks to Iain Young

August 29th 2016 | 7 Comments

After seven years of senior decanal leadership in the Faculty of Health Sciences, Dr. Iain Young, Executive Vice Dean and Medical Director of SEAMO, is stepping down from these administrative … Continue reading

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Signing off for summer vacation

August 4th 2016 | 15 Comments

It’s been a great year – we have lots of successes across the faculty to celebrate. But it has also been a lot of work, and I am looking forward … Continue reading