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Setting our sights high: creating a new strategic plan

May 30th 2016 | No Comments

“All who have accomplished great things have had a great aim, have fixed their gaze on a goal which was high, one which sometimes seemed impossible.” ~ Orison Swett Marden … Continue reading

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Assisted Dying: A medical student’s perspective

May 24th 2016 | 12 Comments

I would like to introduce you to June Duong, Meds ’19. It was a pleasure to invite her to write a guest blog to share her thoughts on assisted dying. … Continue reading

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Nursing Students identify and create a network of spaces for Breastfeeding at Queen’s

May 16th 2016 | 2 Comments

Guest Blog by Dr. Katie Goldie, Assistant Professor, Queen’s School of Nursing I’m five days postpartum with my first child and don’t want to cancel a meeting (that took months to … Continue reading

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Queen’s Alumni Walk 500 Miles for Parkinson’s

May 9th 2016 | 4 Comments

Harry McMurtry (left) and Sue Thompson went to the same high school, both studied at Queen’s, and being athletically inclined, both played varsity sports. And yet despite being in the … Continue reading

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Groundbreaking cardiopulmonary research centre coming to Queen’s

May 2nd 2016 | 8 Comments

The Faculty of Health Sciences will soon be home to a new research centre – Queen’s CardioPulmonary Unit (Q-CPU). Q-CPU is the brainchild of Dr. Stephen Archer, Tier 1 Canada … Continue reading

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Assisted Death: my thoughts on Bill C-14

April 25th 2016 | 11 Comments

On April 14, the federal government unveiled Bill C-14, its legislation, written in response to last year’s ruling by the Supreme Court that medically assisted death is no longer illegal. … Continue reading

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InterACTION 2016: Queen’s PT students take home valuable lessons

April 18th 2016 | 3 Comments

Guest Blog by Dr. Trisha Parsons, Professor, Queen’s School of Rehabilitation Therapy From April 8-10th, 2016 the Ontario Physiotherapy Association (OPA) held their annual conference, InterACTION 2016, in Toronto, Ontario. … Continue reading

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Giving back to young arthritis sufferers

April 11th 2016 | 14 Comments

At one of our student dinners earlier this year, I had an interesting conversation with a young woman named Molly Dushnicky. She told me about her interest in being a … Continue reading

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A Bold Investment in Queen’s Researchers

April 4th 2016 | No Comments

This fall, the Office of the Vice-Principal (Research) announced that it would be launching a new set of internal awards to support research here at Queen’s. They are called the … Continue reading

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He loved our student dinners

March 28th 2016 | 20 Comments

It’s always hard to say good-bye. There are so many sayings about our pets, but the truism that they become part of your family is true. To be sure, this … Continue reading