Kerri Smith, a PhD student supervised by Dr. Ann Dorward, Faculty of Medicine, was awarded a $3,000 Teal Heart Scholarship in a national competition. This fellowship is awarded by Ovarian Cancer Canada for graduate students engaged in ovarian cancer research. Ms. Smith also received a travel award from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research Institute of Cancer Research to attend the Inaugural Canadian Cancer Research Conference held in Toronto, Ont., in November 2011.
Dr. Don McKay has been appointed associate dean of Undergraduate Medical Education (UGME) in the Faculty of Medicine for a three-year-term.
Dr. Wade Bowers has been appointed interim director of the Environmental Policy Institute (EPI) at the Grenfell Campus for a two-year-period.
Dr. Dianne Keeping has been appointed acting division head of Collections Development in the Queen Elizabeth II library for a one-year-period.
Dr. Scott Moffatt has been appointed assistant dean of Student Affairs in the Faculty of Medicine for a three-year-term.
Dr. Atamjit Gill has been appointed chair of the Discipline of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the Faculty of Medicine for a five-year-term.
Dr. Scott MacKinnon has been appointed program director in the School of Human Kinetics and Recreation.
Dr. Georg Gunther has been appointed program chair of the Division of Science, Grenfell Campus.
Dr. Joe Wroblewski has been appointed program chair of the Ocean Sciences Centre.