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School of Nursing celebrating 75 years

February 1st 2016 | 4 Comments

Guest Blog by Professor Jennifer Medves, Vice Dean Faculty of Health Sciences and Director of the School of Nursing The School of Nursing is celebrating a milestone 75th anniversary this … Continue reading

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From a Whisper to a Roar—Bell Let’s Talk Day

January 24th 2016 | 8 Comments

Guest blog by Dr. Heather Stuart Professor and Bell Canada Mental Health and Anti-stigma Research Chair Department of Public Health Sciences   We’re gearing up for another Bell Let’s Talk … Continue reading

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Queen’s Research Unit Gets New Identity

January 17th 2016 | No Comments

We are extremely proud of our research accomplishments at Queen’s. And without a doubt, one of the units we are most proud of is our internationally renowned group dedicated to … Continue reading

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My New Wearable

January 11th 2016 | 10 Comments

In last week’s blog, I wrote about New Year’s resolutions. One of the resolutions I have for this year is to work hard at keeping fit. I try to get … Continue reading

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What’s your new year’s resolution?

January 4th 2016 | 6 Comments

It has been said that the month of January is named after the ancient Roman god, Janus. Janus is depicted as a two headed god, symbolizing the ability Janus received … Continue reading

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Ending the year on a high note

December 21st 2015 | 2 Comments

As I start to think about a few days off for the holidays, I am excited and invigorated by the progress we have made in the faculty this past year. … Continue reading

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Change in the winds

December 14th 2015 | 4 Comments

I am pleased to announce that the 2014-15 Dean’s Report is now available both online and in print. Originally, I wrote the following as my opening remarks, but I do hope … Continue reading

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Ugandan ophthalmologist trains with Hotel Dieu eye specialists

December 7th 2015 | No Comments

  In early November, Hotel Dieu Hospital’s Ophthalmology department responded to a request from the Queen of England by welcoming Dr. Moses Kasadhakawo and offering him a six-week observership to … Continue reading

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Introducing the new FHS Communications Team

November 30th 2015 | 4 Comments

The following is a guest blog by Emma Woodman, Communications Coordinator for the Faculty of Health Sciences. Over the last year, I’ve had the great privilege of sharing some of … Continue reading

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A dark day for our civilized world

November 16th 2015 | 9 Comments

The tragic events of November 13th have cast a cloud on the civilized world. The events in Paris are a staggering reminder that we live in a turbulent world. To … Continue reading