Learner Wellness Centre

Welcome to the Learner Wellness Centre. Our team is committed to assisting students enrolled in the Medical Education program at Queen's University. Our goal is to provide confidential support and guidance to each and every student while developing the skills necessary for becoming a successful physician. The Wellness Advisors, Careers Advisors, and Academic Advisor are available to provide advice in a supportive and welcoming environment. For appointments, please contact  learnerwellness@queensu.ca , stop by our office in the Undergraduate Medical Office or call our Learner Wellness Assistant at 613-533-6000 x78451. We look forward to meeting with you!

Our confidential fax # is (613) 533-6389.


Meet our Wellness Team

Student Affairs


Dr. Renee Fitzpatrick, MD, MRC Psych, FRCPC
Director of Student Affairs
Tel: 613 533-2542


Wellness

Drs. Carpenter and Dr. Smythe are committed to sitting down with Queen's medical students needing help or advice (academically or personally) in a confidential and welcoming environment.

Dr. Jenn Carpenter, MD, FRCPC
Student Wellness Advisor
Tel: 613 533-2542

Dr. John Smythe, MD FRCPC
Student Wellness Advisor
Tel: 613 533-2542

 


Career Services 

Dr. O'Neill and Dr. Howse are enthusiastic about helping Queen's medical students transition from being a student to a professional, including choosing a career within medicine.  Read more...

Dr. J. Peter O'Neill, BSc(Hon), MD, FRCSC, FSOGC
Career Advisor
Tel: 613 533-2542
Dr. Kelly Howse, BSc (Hon), MD, CCFP
Career Advisor
Tel: 613 533-2542

 


Academic Affairs

Dr. MacDonald provides, in a welcoming environment, counseling to Queen's medical students who have concerns or encounter academic difficulties in their program.  
Dr. Susan MacDonald, MD, MHSc, FCFP
Academic Advisor
Tel: 613 533-2542