New career advisor appointed

Dr. Anthony Sanfilippo, Associate Dean of Undergraduate Medicine has announced that Susan Haley has joined the staff of the UGME Student Affairs office as a career advisor. She will be working with Kelly Howse and Renee Fitzpatrick in UGME’s growing Career Advising group.

An anesthesiologist, Dr. Haley has practiced in Kingston for 16 years. Prior to moving to Kingston, she worked at Mount Sinai at the University of Toronto. While in Toronto, she also worked in the area of chronic pain treatment. Her current work interest is obstetrical anesthesiology.

Since coming to Kingston, Dr. Haley has becoming involved in undergraduate medical education and has really enjoyed working with medical students, she said in an interview.

“When this [position] came up, it seemed to be something I’d be interested in, helping students beginning their path to success.”

She noted that her own career has included a variety of experiences, including being a peer assessor at CPSO and sitting on a number of OMA committees.

“I’d like to share the perspective of medicine that involves doing other things besides practicing medicine on a day-to-day basis,” she added.

For appointments with Dr. Haley or any of the Student Affairs advisors, please contact  learnerwellness@queensu.ca , stop by the Student Affairs office in the Undergraduate Medical Office or call the Learner Wellness Assistant at 613-533-6000 x78451.

 

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