2005 - 2006 Calendar

Faculty of Medicine

Faculty List

Background, Mission, and Objectives of the Faculty of Medicine

Affiliated Teaching Hospitals

Description of Medicine Training Programs

Continuing Medical Education

Postgraduate Medical Training Programs

Graduate Studies

Regulations for the Degree of Doctor of Medicine

Medicine Courses

Summary of Sequence of Programs & Program Requirements



FACULTY LIST

N.B. Designation "Clinical" indicates a part-time appointment.

Dean of Medicine

Rourke, J.T.B., M.D. Western, CCFP(EM), FCFP, M.Clin.Sc.(FM)

Dean Emeritus

Rusted, I.E., B.A. Toronto, M.Sc. McGill, M.D., C.M. Dalhousie, FRCPC, F.A.C.P.

Vice Dean

Peters, S., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Associate Dean for Basic Medical Sciences

Mearow, K.M., B.Sc., M.Sc. Brock, Ph.D. McMaster

Acting  Associate Dean for Community Health

West, R., M.Sc., Ph.D. McGill

Assistant Dean for Admissions

Barter, J., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC, FAAP

Assistant Deans for Post-Graduate Medical Education

St. John, K., B.Sc. Mount Allison, B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Vardy, C., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Assistant Dean for Research and Graduate Studies (Medicine)

Moody-Corbett, F., B.Sc. Dalhousie, M.A. New Brunswick, M.Sc., Ph.D. McGill

Assistant Dean for Student Affairs

Harris, J.A., B.Sc., M.D., B.P.E. Memorial

Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Medical Education

Wells, M., B.Sc.(Chem), B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC
BASIC MEDICAL SCIENCES

Professors Emeriti

Allderdice, P., M.A. Chicago, M.S. Utah, Ph.D. Montana

Bieger, D., M.D., Ph.D. Kiel

Orr, J.C., B.Sc. London, Ph.D. Glasgow, A.R.C.S.

Roberts, K.B., M.A., D.Phil. Oxon, M.B., B.S. London, L.R.C.P., M.R.C.S.; Professor of Physiology

Tomlinson, J.D.W., M.A., M.B., B.Chir. Cambridge; Professor of Anatomy

Professors of Anatomy

McLean, J., B.Sc. New Brunswick, Ph.D. Dalhousie

Scott, T.M., B.Sc. St. Andrews, Ph.D. Edinburgh; Winner of the President's Award for Distinguished Teaching, 1995-96

Associate Professors of Anatomy

Chandra, S., M.B., B.S. New Delhi

Harris, J.A., B.Sc., B.Med.Sc., M.D., B.P.E. Memorial, Dip. Med.Ed. Dundee

Cross Appointed From Biochemistry

Brosnan, M., B.A., M.Sc., Ph.D. Toronto

Professor of Medical Informatics

Hoekman, T., A.B. Hope College, Ph.D. Illinois

Professor of Molecular Biology

Michalski, C.J., B.S., M.S. Michigan State, Ph.D. North Carolina

Professor of Molecular Biology and Microbiology

Pater, A., B.Sc. British Columbia, M.Sc. Sask., Ph.D. McMaster

Professor of Neuro/Molecular Biology

Mearow, K.M., B.Sc., M.Sc. Brock, Ph.D. McMaster

Professor of Molecular Virology and Medicine (Hepatology)

Michalak, T.I., M.D., Ph.D. Warsaw; Cross appointment to Laboratory Medicine

Associate Professor of Cell Sciences

Green, R., B.Sc., Ph.D. Birmingham; Joint appointment with Genetics

Associate Professors of Immunology

Drover, S., M.Sc., Ph.D. Memorial

Grant, M., B.Sc., M.Sc. British Columbia, Ph.D. McMaster

Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology)

Carayanniotis, G., B.Sc. Patras, Ph.D. Toronto; Joint appointment with Medicine

Professors of Oncology

Church, J., B.Sc.(Hons.) Queen's, M.Sc., Ph.D. Toronto

Gillespie, L.L., B.Sc., Ph.D. Ottawa

Kao, K.R., B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D. Toronto

Paterno, G.D., B.Sc., M.Sc. Toronto, Ph.D. Ottawa

Associate Professor of Cancer/Cardiovascular Biology

Gendron, R., B.Sc., Ph.D. McGill

Associate Professor of Vascular Molecular Biology/Pediatric Cancers

Paradis, H., B.Sc., Ph.D. Montreal

Assistant Professor of Cell Biology

Doré, J., B.Sc. UBC,  M.S. Florida, Ph.D Tennessee

Professor of Pharmacology

Neuman, R., B.A. San Francisco State, Ph.D. Alberta; Cross Appointment to Pharmacy

Professor of Pharmacology (Cardiovascular)

Tabrizchi, R., B.Sc.(Hons.) Sunderland, M.Sc., Ph.D. British Columbia

Associate Professor (Neuroscience)

Kirouac, G.J., B.S., M.Sc., Ph.D. Manitoba; Cross appointment to Psychiatry

Cross Appointment From Pharmacy

Liu, H., M.Sc. Beijing, Ph.D. Alberta

Professor of Physiology (Neurosciences)

Corbett, D., B.A. Dalhousie, M.Sc. Memorial, Ph.D. Concordia

Professors of Physiology

Hansen, P.A., B.Sc., M.S. Akron, Ph.D. Memorial; Winner of the President's Award for Distinguished Teaching, 1990-91

Moody-Corbett, F., B.Sc. Dalhousie, M.A. New Brunswick, M.Sc., Ph.D. McGill

McKay, D., B.Sc., M.S., Ph.D. Michigan State

Assistant Professor of Cardiovascular Sciences

McGuire, J.J., B.Sc.(Hons.), Ph.D. Queen’s University of Kingston

Assistant Professor of Reproductive and Cell Biology/Physiology

MacPhee, D., B.Sc.(Hons.) Prince Edward Island, Ph.D. Western Ontario

Assistant Professors of Basic Medical Sciences

Hirasawa, K., Bc.D., Ph.D. Tokyo

Hirasawa, M., Bc.D., Ph.D. Tokyo

Cross Appointed from Psychology

Harley, C.W., B.Sc., Ph.D. Oregon; Department of Psychology

Malsbury, C., B.A. Northwestern, M.A., Ph.D. McGill

Cross Appointed from Genetics

Young, T., Ph.D. Memorial

Cross Appointed from Medicine

Kovacs, C., M.D., B.A. Queen’s, FRCPC

Vasdev, S.C., B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D., D.V.M. Punjab

Professor of Cardiovascular/Renal Physiology

Smeda, J., B.Sc.(Hons.), M.Sc. Brock, Ph.D. McMaster

Professor of Cardiovascular/Renal Physiology

Van Vliet, B.N., B.Sc. Toronto, Ph.D. Saskatchewan

Assistant Professor (Biological Psychiatry)

Chen, X., M.B. China, Ph.D. Cambridge; Joint appointment with Psychiatry

Associate Professor of Surgery and Basic Medical Science (Oncology Research)

Richardson, V.J., B.Sc., Ph.D. Sheffield; Cross Appointment to Pharmacy

Adjunct Professors

Kutney, J., B.Sc. Alberta, M.Sc. Wisconsin, Ph.D. Wayne State

Mandal, S.K., M.Sc. Banaras Hindu University, Ph.D. Calcutta University


CLINICAL SCIENCES

ANESTHESIA

Professor and Chair

King, F.G., B.Sc., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Professor Emeritus

Henderson, C.U., M.D., C.M. Dalhousie, F.A.C.A., FRCPC, F.A.A.P.

Associate Professors of Anesthesia

Jamieson, J.W., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

LeDez, K.M., M.B., Ch.B. Dundee, FRCPC

Assistant Professors of Anesthesia

Harris, J., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Howells, S., B.Sc., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Samarasena, L.D.A., M.B., B.S. Ceylon, F.F.A.R.C.S. Ireland, FRCPC

Tucker, J.H., M.D. Western, FRCPC

Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesia

Kamra, C.P., M.B.B.S. India, D.A., F.F.A.R.C.S. England, F.F.A.R.C.S. Ireland, FRCPC

Clinical Assistant Professors of Anesthesia

Bautista, M.J., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Flynn, J.F., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Forward, R.G., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial FRCPC

Green, R.G., B.Sc., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Noel, F.D., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Pridham, J.N., M.D. Western, FRCPC

Williams, J.T.L., B.Sc., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Clinical Lecturers of Anesthesia

Badrudin, N., M.B., B.S., LRCP, MRCS, F.F.A.R.C.S. England

Bolis, R., M.B., B.Ch., M.Sc. Egypt

Casey, A.P., B.Med.Sci, M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Clarke, B.A., B.Sc., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Cowan, G., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Hughes, B., B.D.S., M.B., B.S. London, F.F.A.R.C.S.

Lee, L., M.D. Taiwan

Major, A.E., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

O'Leary, S., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

O’Regan, N., M.D. Dalhousie

Redmond, E.B., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Suppiah, N., M.B.B.S. India, F.F.A.R.C.S. Ireland


FAMILY MEDICINE

Associate Professor and Chair

Miller, R., M.D. Western Ontario, C.C.F.P., F.C.F.P.

Professors of Family Medicine

Bethune, C., M.D. McMaster, C.C.F.P., F.C.F.P.; Cross appointment to Counselling Center

Robbins, C., B.Sc., M.B.A. Memorial, M.D. Dalhousie, C.C.F.P., F.C.F.P.

Worrall, G., B.Sc., M.B.B.S. University of London, England, MRCS, MRCGP, C.C.F.P., M.Sc. McMaster

Associate Professors of Family Medicine

Butler, R., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P., F.C.F.P.

Duke, P., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Eaton, W.H., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Jong, M., M.B.B.S. Malaya, M.R.C.P. U.K., C.C.F.P.

MacDonald, S.M., B.Sc.N., M.D. McMaster, C.C.F.P.; Joint appointment with Medicine

Moffatt, S.M., B.Sc. Acadia, B.A. New Brunswick, M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

O'Maonaigh, C., M.B., B.Ch., B.A.O., M.P.H. Ireland

Parsons, E., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Parsons, W., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Ravalia, M., L.R.C.P.(Ed.) Zimbabwe, C.C.F.P.

Tarrant, G.M., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Assistant Professors of Family Medicine

Broderick, V., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Brown, G., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.-E.M.

Duggan, N., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Farrell, G., M.D. Memorial

Flynn, H., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Graham, W., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Morgan, D., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Renouf, T., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.-E.M.

Sherman, G.P., B.A. Cleveland, M.D. McGill, C.C.F.P.

Snow, P., M.D., B.N. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Clinical Associate Professors of Family Medicine

Hall, J., M.Sc., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

St. Croix, E., M.D. Memorial, F.C.F.P.

Clinical Assistant Professors of Family Medicine

Barrowman, B., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Battcock, N., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Bowen, J., M.D. Ottawa

Costello, T., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P., F.C.F.P.

Davies, C., M.B., B.Ch., B.A.O. Dublin, C.C.F.P., F.C.F.P.

Farmer, R., M.B., B.Ch. Scotland, C.C.F.P.

Forsey, R., B.Sc., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Goodridge, M., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Hatcher, L., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Hewitt, D., B.Sc. McMaster, M.D. Ontario, C.C.F.P.

Hicks, F., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Howell, O., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, M.Sc. McGill, C.C.B.O.M.

Hudson, C., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Mayo, E., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Moulton, W., M.D. Memorial

O'Shea, P.M., B.Sc. St. Francis Xavier, M.D. Queen's, C.C.F.P., F.C.F.P.

Paul, A., M.D. Memorial

Perley, M., M.D. Dalhousie, C.C.F.P.

Squires, T., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Taor, R., M.R.C.P., L.R.C.S. England, F.R.C.S.

White, J., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Wilson, S. M.D. Memorial

Clinical Lecturers of Family Medicine

Ajisafe, O., M.D. South Africa, C.C.F.P.

Bannister, E., M.D. Memorial

Barter, R., M.D. Dublin, R.C.S., L.R.C.P.S.I.

Blackie, P.B., B.A. Memorial, M.D. Dalhousie, C.C.F.P.

Blagrave, D., M.D. Dalhousie

Brewer, J., M.D. Ottawa, C.C.F.P.

Brewer, M., M.D. Dalhousie, C.C.F.P.

Brien, D., B.Sc., M.D. Dalhousie, C.C.F.P.

Button, L., M.D. Dalhousie, C.C.F.P., F.C.F.P.

Callahan, P., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Comeau, L., B.Sc., B.Ed., M.D. Dalhousie, C.C.F.P.

Craig, B., B.Sc., M.D. Dalhousie

Crocker, P., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Cutler, M., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Darcy, S., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Feltham, I., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Fitzgerald, C., B.A., M.D. McMaster, C.C.F.P.

Goodfellow, M., B.Sc. St. Dunstan’s, M.D. Dalhousie, C.C.F.P.

Grandy, B., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Higgins, G.A., B.Sc., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Horwood, K., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Irfan, M., M.B.B.S. Sri Lanka, C.C.F.P.

Jardine, F., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

King, J.F., B.Sc., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Laurie, A., M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P., D.C.H. United Kingdom, C.C.F.P.

Lemire, F., M.D., C.M. McGill, C.C.F.P.

MacLeod, S., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

McComiskey, A., M.D. Ireland

Mercer, G., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

O'Keefe, M., B.Sc., M.D. Toronto, C.C.F.P.

Oldford, J., B.A., M.S.W. Toronto

Pearce, B., M.D. Memorial

Penney, C., MB, BS London

Power, L., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Rashleigh, D., M.D. Queen’s

Sequiera, P., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Stevenson, R., M.D. Memorial

Verge, J., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Woolfrey, J., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Zigante, N., M.D. Memorial, C.C.F.P.

Cross Appointed from Counselling Center

Cornish, P., B.Sc., M.A., Ph.D. Saskatchewan

Doyle, M., B.Sc.(Hons.) Memorial, Med.Ed.D. Toronto

Hurley, G., B.A. Colorado College, M.Sc., Ph.D. Missouri

Cross Appointed from Student Health Services

Harpur, R., M.B., B.Ch., M.D. Ireland

Cross Appointed from Basic Medical Sciences

Hoekman, T., A.B. Hope College, Ph.D. Illinois

Cross Appointed from Community Health

Bavington, B., M.D. Toronto, M.PH. Johns Hopkins, FACPM, FRCPC


GENETICS

Chair

Younghusband, H.B., B.Sc., M.Sc. Carleton, Ph.D. ANU

Professor of Genetics

Green, J., B.Sc., M.Sc. British Columbia, Ph.D. Memorial, C.F.M.G.

Associate Professor of Genetics

Green, R., B.Sc., Ph.D. Birmingham

Assistant Professors of Genetics

Fernandez, B., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC, FCCMG

Sun, G., M.D. CMU China, Ph.D. Hirosaki U Japan

Turner, L., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC, FCCMG

Young, T., Ph.D. Memorial

Adjunct Professors of Genetics

Bassett, A., B.Sc., M.D. British Columbia, FRCPC

Ives, E.J., M.B., Ch.B. Glasgow, DCH London, MS Michigan, FRCPC

Cross Appointments from Laboratory Medicine

Robb, J.D., B.A., M.B., B.Ch., B.A.O. Dublin, B.Sc. Belfast, Ph.D. Cantab, FRCPC

Randell, E.W., Ph.D. Memorial, DCC, FCACP Toronto

Xie, Y., M.D. Hanan, Dr.Med. Zurich

Cross Appointed from Medicine

Rahman, P., M.D. Memorial, M.Sc. Toronto, FRCPC; Winner of the President's Award for Outstanding Research, 2003-2004

Cross Appointed from Biology

Carr, S., B.Sc. PSU, Ph.D. California


MEDICINE

Professor and Chair

Sclater, A., B.Sc. Waterloo, M.Sc., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Professor Emeritus

Pryse-Phillips, W.E.M.., M.D. London, M.R.C.P., FRCPC, Neuro., M.R.C.Psych., F.R.C.P.

Professors of Medicine

Adams, G.B., M.D. McGill, FRCPC

Bowmer, M.I., B.Sc., M.D., C.M. McGill, FRCPC

Carayanniotis, G., B.Sc. Patras, Ph.D. Toronto; Joint appointment with Basic Medical Sciences

Peters, S., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Professor of Medicine (Part-time)

Rusted, I.E., O.C., B.A. Toronto, M.Sc. McGill, M.D., C.M., LL.D. Dalhousie, LL.D. Mount Allison, D.S.L. Trinity College, FRCPC, M.A.C.P.

Professor of Medicine (Neurology)

Ogunyemi, A.O., M.B., B.S. Lagos, FRCPC

Professor of Medicine and Therapeutics (Part-time)

Ingram, D.W., M.B., B.Ch., B.A.O. Queen's University, Belfast, M.S.(Med.) Minnesota, M.C.F.P.(Honorary), F.R.C.P.(C), F.A.C.P.

Professor of Medicine (Respirology)

Edstrom, H.W., M.D. Dalhousie, M.Sc. Manitoba, F.C.C.P., F.A.C.P., FRCPC

Professors of Medicine (Nephrology)

Barrett, B.J., M.B., B.Ch., B.A.O. Cork, M.Sc., FRCPC

Harnett, J., M.B., B.Ch., B.A.O. Cork, F.R.C.P.I., FRCPC

Parfrey, P., M.B., B.Ch., M.D. Cork, M.R.C.P., FRCPC; University Research Professor, Awarded 1995

Colbourne, A., B.Sc. Memorial, B.A. Oxford, M.Sc., M.D. Memorial, M.A. Oxford, FRCPC

Hamilton, S.F., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Professor of Medicine (Biochemistry)

Vasdev, S.C., B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D., D.V.M. Punjab; Cross appointment to Basic Medical Sciences

Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)

Sussex, B.A., M.B.B.S. Melbourne, M.Sc. Alberta, FRCPC

Associate Professors of Medicine (Endocrinology)

Galway, A.B., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC; Cross appointment with Obstetrics & Gynecology

Joyce, C.J., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC; Cross appointment with Obstetrics & Gynecology

Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology)

Kovacs, C.S., M.D., B.A. Queen's, FRCPC; Winner of the President's Award for Outstanding Research 2002-2003; Cross appointment with Obstetrics & Gynecology

Professor of Medicine (Gastroenterology)

Fardy, J.M., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, M.Sc. Western Ontario, FRCPC

Associate Professors of Medicine (Gastroenterology)

Bursey, F., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Fardy, J.M., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, M.Sc. Western Ontario, FRCPC

Associate Professors of Medicine (Hematology)

Grewal, K.S., B.Med.Sc., M.D. M.Sc. Memorial, FRCPC

Scully, M.F., M.B., B.A.O., B.Ch. Dublin, F.R.C.P.I., FRCPC

Associate Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)

Paul, M., M.D. Toronto, FRCPC

Associate Professor of Medicine (Neurology)

Goodridge, A.E., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC; Winner of the President's Award for Distinguished Teaching, 1998

Associate Professor of Medicine & Pathology

Whitman, L.A., B.Sc. McGill, M.D., Memorial, FRCPC

Associate Professors of Medicine (Respirology)

Clarke, H., B.Sc. Memorial, M.D., C.M. McGill, FRCPC

Fox, G.A., B.Sc., B.Med.Sci., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Associate Professors of Medicine (Rheumatology)

Khraishi, M., M.B., B.Ch. Cairo, M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Rahman, P., M.D. Memorial, M.Sc. Toronto, FRCPC; Winner of the President's Award for Outstanding Research, 2003-2004

Associate Professor of Nursing and Medicine

Way, C., B.N., B.A. Memorial, M.Sc.(A) McGill, Ph.D. Virginia

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Nguyen, C., B.Sc., M.Sc., M.D. Toronto, FRCPC

Assistant Professor (Cardiology)

Connors, S., D.Phil. Oxford, M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Associate Professor of Medicine and Family Medicine

MacDonald, S.M., B.Sc.N., M.D. McMaster, C.C.F.P.; Joint appointment between Discipline of Medicine and Discipline of Family Medicine

Assistant Professors of Medicine (Emergency Medicine)

Baggs, D., M.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Best, T., B.Sc.(Hons.), M.D. Memorial, FECPC

Assistant Professors (Gastroenterology)

Borgaonkar, M., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

McGrath, J.S., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Neurology)

Stefanelli, M., B.Sc., M.D. British Columbia, FRCPC

Assistant Professor (Nephrology)

Murphy, S., B.Sc. St. Francis Xavier, B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology)

Laing, K., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Assistant Professors (Hematology)

Duggan, P., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Tompkins, K.A., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Assistant Professor (Endocrinology)

Chandurkar, V., M.B., B.S. Bombay, ABIM, ABEM

Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pharmacy

Mugford, G., B.Sc., Ph.D. Memorial

Clinical Professors of Medicine

Duguid, N., B.S., M.B., Ch.B. Edinburgh, M.R.C.P. (U.K.), FRCPC

Khanna, V., M.B., B.S. Grant Medical College, FRCPC

Young, R.W., M.D., C.M. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Clinical Professor of Medicine (Neurology)

Jacob, J.C., M.B., B.S. Vellore, FRCPC

Clinical Professor (Nephrology)

Handa, S.P., MB, BS Punjab, FRCPC, DABIM, FACP, DABN

Clinical Associate Professors of Medicine

Corbett, B.N., B.Sc., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Manitoba, FRCPC

Ganguly, P.K., M.B., B.S. Calcutta, D.M.R.T. London, F.F.R., R.C.S.I.

Joshi, P., B.Sc., M.D. Manchester, FRCPC

Murray, D.C., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Rose, B.F., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Spurrell, P.A., M.D., C.M. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Stone, E., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Young, J.G., M.B., B.Ch. Ireland, FRCPC

Clinical Associate Professors of Medicine (Cardiology)

Bewick, D.J., B.Sc., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Marr, D.R., B.A. New Brunswick, M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Missan, S.S., M.B., Ch.B. Sheffield, FRCPC

Williams, A., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Clinical Associate Professor (Gastroenterology)

Cockeram, A.W., B.Sc., M.D. Calgary, FRCPC, ABIM, ABG

Clinical Associate Professor (Rheumatology)

Grant, E., B.Sc., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Clinical Associate Professor (Geriatrics)

Jarrett, P.G., B.Sc., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Clinical Professor of Medicine (Dermatology)

Gulliver, W.P., B.Sc., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Clinical Assistant Professors (Radiation Oncology)

Greenland, J., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Tompkins, B., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Verma, M., M.B., B.S., M.D. Delhi, FRCPC

Clinical Assistant Professors of Medicine

Atalla, N.G., M.B., B.Ch. Cairo

Azher, T., M.B., B.S. Allama Iqabqal, MRCPI

Bailey, P.A.B., B.Sc., M.D. Saskatchewan, FRCPC, DABPN

Borgaonkar, R.D., M.B., B.S. India, FRCPC

Costain, G.A., B.Sc. New Brunswick, M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Dolan, S.P., B.Sc. New Brunswick, B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC, ABIM

Forgeron, P., B.Sc.(Hons.) Dalhousie, M.Sc. Queen’s, M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Furlong, M.B., B.Sc. Dalhousie, M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Gogan, N., B.Sc., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Graham, J.D., M.D. Toronto, FRCPC

Hannaford, M., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Joshi, P., B.Sc., M.D. Manchester, FRCPC

Kneeling, D.N., B.Sc. New Brunswick, M.D. Dalhousie, CCFP, FRCPC, FABD

Landells, I.D.R., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

MacDonald, E., B.Sc., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

MacNeil, D., B.Sc.(Hons.) Dalhousie, M.Sc., Ph.D., M.D. Alberta, FRCPC

Markanday, A., M.D. New York, ABIM

May, B., B.A. Wooster, M.D. Syracuse, A.B.I.M., FRCPC

McCarthy, J., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Mukherji, A., M.Sc. New Brunswick, M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Murphy, G., M.D. Ireland, FRCPC

O'Brien, M.H., B.Sc. Ireland, M.B., B.A.O., B.Ch. Cork, FRCPC

Pippy, C., B.Sc. McGill, M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Raju, M.R., B.Sc. Dalhousie, M.B., B.S. Mysore, FRCPC

Raman, K.R.K., M.B., B.S., M.D. Madras, M.R.C.P. U.K., M.R.C.P. Ireland, FRCPC

Reddy, S.B., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Reid, P.H., B.Sc. Memorial, M.D. Dalhousie, MRCPC

Rorke, S.C., B.Sc., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Ruggles, D., B.Sc., M.D. Dalhousie

Sadowska, E.D., M.D. Bialystok, FRCPC

Sekhar, H.B.C., B.Sc., M.B., B.S., M.D. India, M.R.C.P. United Kingdom, FRCPC

Sheridan, J.J., M.B., B.A.O., B.Ch. Dublin, M.R.C.P.I., FRCPC

Siddiqui, J.Z., M.B., B.S. Pakistan

Tavenor, T., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Taylor, D., B.Sc., M.B., Ch.B. Edinburgh, FRCPC

Teskey, R., B.Sc. Carlton, M.D. Ottawa, FRCPC

Tong, A., M.B., B.S. Hong Kong, FRCPC

Trahey, J., B.Med.Sci, M.D. Memorial

West, P.H.F., B.Sc., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)

Bessoudo, R., M.D. Mexico, FRCPC, FACC, FACP

Douglas, J.G., B.Sc. King’s College, M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Fagan, S., B.Sc., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Lutchmedial, S.R., B.A. Queens, M.D., C.M. McGill, FRCPC

Paddock, V., B.Sc., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Pearce, N., B.Sc., M.D., M.Sc. Memorial, FRCPC

Clinical Assistant Professor (Neurology)

Hoppe, B.J., M.D., Ph.D. Warsaw

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine (Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation)

Woolfrey, P., B.Sc. Acadia, B.Ed., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Clinical Assistant Professors (Medical Oncology)

Ahmed, C.E., M.B., B.S. Quaid-i-Azam, ABIM, ABMO

Zaidi, A., M.B., B.S. Aga Khan, ABIM

Clinical Assistant Professors (Nephrology)

Anees, I., M.B., B.S. Fatima Jinnah, ABIM, ABN

Sohi, P.S., B.Sc., B.A.Sc. Ottawa, M.A.Sc. Waterloo, M.D., C.M. McGill, FRCPC

Clinical Assistant Professors (Dermatology)

Tomi, Z., M.B., B.Ch. Alfata, MRCP(UK), FRCPC

Baxter, K.L., B.N., B.Sc. Dalhousie, B.Sc. New Brunswick, B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC, ABD

Clinical Assistant Professors (Gastroenterology)

Beaudin, D.J., B.A. Layola College, M.D., C.M. McGill, FRCPC

Emenau, P.L., B.Sc., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Clinical Assistant Professors (Respirology)

Bishop, G.W., B.Sc. Prince Edward Island, M.D. Waterloo, FRCPC

Joshi, P.C., M.B., B.S. Bombay, M.Sc.Jefferson, FRCPC, ABIM

Clinical Assistant Professor (Endocrinology)

Dornan, J.M., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Clinical Lecturers of Medicine

Boodhun, M.S., M.B., B.S. Karachi

Furey, M.U., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Hiscock, J.G., B.Sc., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC


OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY

Professor and Chair

Tennent, D.A., L.R.C.P.S.(I), M.R.C.O.G., FRCSC

Clinical Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Isa, N., M.D. Cairo, FRCSC

Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology (Part-Time)

Dunne, J.T., B.Sc., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCSC

Adjunct Professor

Young, D.C., B.Sc. Memorial, M.D. Dalhousie, M.Sc. McMaster, FRCPC

Honorary Research Professor

Walley, R.L., M.B., B.S. London, M.P.H. Harvard, L.R.C.P., F.R.C.O.G., FRCSC

Associate Professors of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Crane, J.M., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC; Winner of the President's Award for Outstanding Research, 2004-2005

Gill, A., M.B., B.S. India, FRCSC

Popadiuk, C., M.D. Toronto, FRCSC

Assistant Professors of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Dawson, L., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Delaney, T., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Healey, S., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

O'Grady, T.F., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Power, P., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Strand, T., M.D. Alberta, FRCSC

Cross Appointed From Medicine

Galway, A.B., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Joyce, C.J., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPCgy

Kovacs, C.S., M.D. Queen's, FRCPC; Winner of the President's Award for Outstanding Research 2002-2003

Cross Appointed From Pediatrics

Andrews, W., B.Sc. Memorial, M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Aziz, K., B.A.(Hons.) Cambridge, M.B., B.S. London (UK), M.R.C.P. (Peds) (UK), FRCPC

Clinical Assistant Professors of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Bartellas, E., M.D. Israel, FRCSC

Healey, C., M.D. London, FRCSC

Kravitz, H., B.A., B.S., M.A. Penn., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Kum, F., M.D., Ireland, FRCSC

Lord, H., M.D. West Indies, FRCSC

Marais, N., M.B., Ch.B. South Africa, FRCSC

Reardon, E., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCSC

Roche, M.P., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Sanderson, F., M.D. McMaster, FRCSC

Webster, R., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCSC

Clinical Lecturers of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Colford, D., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCSC

Patterson, L., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCSC

Pike, C., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC


LABORATORY MEDICINE

Professor and Chair

Robb, J.D., B.A., M.B., B.Ch., B.A.O. Dublin, B.Sc. Belfast, Ph.D. Cantab., FRCPC

Professors of Laboratory Medicine (Pathology)

Fernandez, D., M.B., Ch.B., Ph.D. Sheffield, FRCPC

Robb, J.D., B.A., M.B., B.Ch., B.A.O. Dublin, B.Sc. Belf., Ph.D. Cantab., FRCPC

Associate Professor of Medicine & Laboratory Medicine (Hematology)

Whitman, L.A., B.Sc. McGill, M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Professor of Laboratory Medicine (Forensic)

Avis, S., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Associate Professor of Laboratory Medicine (Pathology)

Morris-Larkin, C., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Cross Appointed From Basic Medical Sciences

Michalak, T.I., M.D., Ph.D. Warsaw; Division of Basic Medical Sciences - Cross appointment with Pathology

Assistant Professor of Laboratory Medicine (Immunology)

Grant, M., B.Sc., M.Sc. British Columbia, Ph.D. McMaster

Associate Professor of Laboratory Medicine (Medical Microbiology)

Hutchinson, J.M., B.Sc., M.D. Alberta, FRCPC

Assistant Professor Laboratory Medicine (Molecular Genetics)

Xie, Y., M.D. Hanan, Dr.Med. Zurich

Associate Professor of Laboratory Medicine (Biochemistry)

Randell, E.W., Ph.D. Memorial, DCC, FCACB Toronto

Assistant Professors of Laboratory Medicine

Fontaine, D., B.Sc. UNB, M.D. Memorial

Han, F.Y., M.D. China

Pirzada, A., F.Sc., H.Sc., M.D. Karachi

Clinical Professors of Laboratory Medicine

Mathieson, G., M.B., Ch.B. Aberdeen, M.Sc. McGill, FRCPC

Parai, S., M.B., B.S. Dacca, FRCPC

Clinical Associate Professor of Laboratory Medicine

Pushpanathan, C., M.B., B.S. India, FRCPC

Clinical Assistant Professor of Laboratory Medicine (Neuropathology)

Barron, J., M.Sc., M.D. Memorial

Clinical Assistant Professors of Laboratory Medicine

Cook, D.M., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Denic, N., M.D., Ph.D. Belgrade, FRCPC

Parai, M.R., M.B., B.S. Dacca, FRCPC

Vaze, P.D., M.B., B.S., M.D. Poona

Wadden, P., M.D., B.Med.Sc., B.Sc. Memorial, FRCPC

Wadhwa, J.K., B.Sc., M.B., B.S. India, FRCPC

Clinical Lecturer of Laboratory Medicine (Biochemical Pathology)

Varghese, A., B.Sc., M.Sc. India

Adjunct Professor

Madhavankutty, K.M., B.Pharm. B.H.U., Ph.D. London, FCACG


PEDIATRICS

Professor & Chair

Cooper, A.R., B.Sc. Memorial, M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology)

Andrews, W., B.Sc. Memorial, M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Associate Professors of Pediatrics

Barter, O.J., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Curtis, J.A., M.B., B.Ch., B.A.O. Cork, M.R.C.P. UK, FRCPC

Morris, R.F., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Vardy, C., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology)

Aziz, K., B.A.(Hons.) Cambridge, M.B., B.S. London (UK), M.R.C.P. (Peds)(UK), FRCPC

Assistant Professors of Pediatrics

Bridger, T., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Buckley, D., M.B., Ch.B. Sheffield, F.R.A.C.P. Australia

Critch, J., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Dominic, A., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Drover, A., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Newhook, L.A., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Noseworthy, M., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Shah, S., M.B., Ch.B. Makerere, M.Med.(Pediatrics), FRCPC

Professor (Psychology)

Adams, R.J., B.A. Concordia, Ph.D. McMaster

Associate Professor (Psychology)

Courage, M.L., B.A. Memorial, M.Sc. Alberta, Ph.D. Memorial

Clinical Professor of Pediatrics

Davis, A.J., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Clinical Associate Professors of Pediatrics

Cheriyan, M., M.B.B.S. Nagpur, MRCP (UK), FRCPC

Doherty, D.S., B.Sc. New York, M.D. Vermont, FRCPC

Muram, B., M.B., B.S. India, FRCPC

Clinical Assistant Professors of Pediatrics

Al-Dabbagh, M., M.B., Ch.B. Iraq, FRCP

Alam, M., M.B.B.S. Pakistan

Alexander, W.J., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Beamont, K., B.Sc.(Hons.), Ph.D. Manchester, M.B., B.S. London, M.R.C.P. (U.K.)

Chrappa, J., M.D. Bratislava, FRCPC

Crosbie, V., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Dancey, P., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Guntamukkala, P., M.B.B.S. India, FRCPC

Hand, J., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Kamra, P., M.B., B.S. Punjab, FRCPC

Kemp, I., M.B., Ch.B. South Africa, FRCPC

Kwa, P.G., M.D. Taiwan, FRCPC

Lambert, T.B., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Luscombe, S., M.D. Memorial

Marshall, I., M.D. Memorial

Meek, D.C., M.B., B.Ch. Cardiff (Wales), FRCPC

Murphy, T., M.D. Memorial

Natsheh, S.E., B.M.Sc., B.Sc. Memorial, FRCPC

Ojay, C.R. West Indies

Paras, E., Istanbul (Turkey), FRCPC

Porter, R., M.D. Memorial, CFPC

Reid, D., B.Sc. Dalhousie, M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Sanderson, S., Toronto, FRCPC

Tingley, R.J., Wes, B.Sc., FRCPC

Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Immunology/Allergy)

Hamed, A., M.B., B.Ch. Cairo, M.Sc.(Immunology) Memorial, FRCPC

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Landells, I.D.R., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Clinical Lecturers of Pediatrics

Bessell, C., R.N., B.Ed.(Voc.) Memorial

Kelly, M., M.B., B.Ch., B.A.O. Dublin, FRCPC

Rolfe, J., B.N. Memorial, M.Sc. New York

Cross Appointed from Laboratory Medicine

Xie, Y., M.D. Hanan, Dr.Med. Zurih

Adjunct Professors

Acott, P., B.Sc. New Brunswick, M.D. Dalhousie

Crocker, J., B.Sc. King's College, M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC


PSYCHIATRY

Associate Professor and Chair

Callanan, T.S., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, Dip.Psych. McGill FRCPC

Professor

Strong, H.R., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Cross Appointed From Community Health

Murray, P.M., B.Sc. Ulster, Ph.D. Stirling, C.Psych.

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Craig, D.F., B.Sc. McGill, M.D. Alberta, FRCPC

Associate Professors of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Maddigan, B., B.Sc., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

St. John, K., B.Sc. Mount Allison, B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

White, H.P., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Associate Professor of Forensic Psychiatry

Ladha, N.B., M.B. Dublin, FRCPC, D.A.B.P.N.

Assistant Professors of Psychiatry

Adey, T., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

LeDrew, K., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Lynch, S., B.Sc., M.D., Memorial, FRCPC

Penney, A., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Assistant Professor (Basic Medical Sciences)

Kirouac, G., B.A., M.Sc., Ph.D. Manitoba

Assistant Professor (Biological Psychiatry)

Chen, X., M.B. China, Ph.D. Cambridge

Associate Professor (Pharmacy)

Phillips, L., B.Sc.(Pharm.) Memorial, Doctor of Pharmacy British Columbia

Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry

Karagianis, J.L., B.Med.Sci., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Clinical Associate Professors of Psychiatry

Angel, J., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Hogan, M.W., B.A. St. Mary's, M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Morehouse, R., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Noseworthy, G., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Clinical Assistant Professors of Psychiatry

Cantwell, T., M.B., B.Ch., B.A.O., D.P.M. Dublin

Caravan, C., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Collins, D., B.Med.Sci., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Doucet, J., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Hanley, J.B., B.A., B.Ph., B.Th., L.Ph. Ottawa/St. Paul's, M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Hogan, K., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Kennedy, N., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

MacLaughlin, D., M.D., B.Med.Sc. Memorial, FRCPC

Martins, I., B.Med.Sci., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Nurse, M., B.Sc. Memorial, M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Porter, A., M.D. Memorial., FRCPC

Pratt, D., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Rayel, M., M.D. La Salle University, Phillippines, A.B.P.N.

Walsh, C., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Weiner, M., M.D. Poland, FRCPC

Young, N., M.B.A., M.D. Memorial

Clinical Assistant Professors of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Baksh, A., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

McWilliam-Burton, T., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Snelgrove, C., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Clinical Assistant Professor (Clinical Psychology)

Khalili, H., B.S. Tehran, M.S., M.B.A. Kansas, Ph.D. Iowa

Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry (Clinical Epidemiology)

Mugford, G., B.Sc., Ph.D. Memorial

Clinical Lecturers of Psychiatry

Brace, A.W., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Gillespie, F.A., M.B., B.Ch., B.A.O. N.U.I., FRCPC

Mekawy, M., M.B., Ch.B. Alexandria University, Egypt

Niklas, J., M.D., FRCPC Charles University (Czech.)

Clinical Lecturers (Clinical Psychology)

Hillier, C., B.A. Manitoba, M.Sc. Acadia

Rodgers, G., M.Sc. Memorial

Simpson, M., B.Sc.(Hons.), M.Sc. Memorial

Woodrow, J., B.Sc.(Hons.), M.Sc. Memorial

Clinical Lecturer of Psychiatry (Social Work)

Sinclair, C., B.A., B.S.W., M.S.W. Memorial



RADIOLOGY

Professor and Chair

Cramer, B.C., M.B., B.Ch., B.A.O. N.U.I., M.R.C.P. (UK), F.R.C.R. (UK)

Professor of Radiology (Part-time)

MacLaughlin, E.A., M.B., B.Ch. Ireland, D.M.R.D., FRCPC

Clinical Associate Professors of Radiology

Bartlett, P.J., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Bhatia, R.S., M.D. McMaster, FRCPC

Bridger, S., M.D., C.M. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Collingwood, P.W., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Daniels, C., B.Sc., M.Sc. Western Cape, Ph.D. Berne

Wadden, N.A.T., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Whelan, R.F., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Clinical Associate Professors of Radiology (Nuclear Medicine)

Hollett, P., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC, A.B.N.M.

Wesolowski, C., M.D. Poland, FRCPC

Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology (Combined Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine)

Jefford, C., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC, A.B.N.M.

Clinical Assistant Professors of Radiology

Bailey, G.A., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Battcock, S.G., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Colbert, D., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Hache, N., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Harley, R.J., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Higgins, G.C., B.Sc. Memorial, M.D. Dalhousie, FRCPC

Hopkins, J.G., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Jeon, P.M., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Major, A.C., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Martin, B., M.B., B.Ch., B.A.O. N.U.I., FRCPC

Mercer, E., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

O'Keefe, J.B., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

O'Reilly, M., M.B., B.Ch. Ireland, D.M.R.D., FRCPC

Peckham, D., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, ABR

Pike, E.J., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Rendell, M.J., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Sala, E., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Walsh, E.A., M.D., B.Ch., B.A.O. N.U.I., M.R.C.P.I. Ireland, L.M.C.C., FRCPC

Clinical Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology

Hong, K.E.M., M.D. Dalhousie, D.M.R.(T) Toronto, FRCPC

Clinical Lecturer of Radiology

Seary, J.M., B.Sc. Memorial, M.B., B.S. London, L.R.C.P., M.R.C.S., FRCPC

Clinical Lecturer of Radiation Oncology

Ganguly, P.K., M.B., B.S., F.R.R., R.C.S.I.


SURGERY

Professor & Chair

Pollett, W.G., B.Sc., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCSC

Professor of Surgery

Kwan, A., B.Sc., M.D., C.M., M.Sc. McGill, FRCSC, F.A.C.S.

Associate Professor of Surgery

Boone, D.C., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Assistant Professors of Surgery

Boone, D.C., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Gardiner, P., B.Sc., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCSC

O’Dea, F., B.Sc. Mt. Allison, M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Pace, D., B.Sc. Acadia, M.B.A. Dalhousie, M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Stone, N.C., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Wells, M.K., B.Sc.(Chem), B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Wirtzfeld, D., B.A.(Hons.), B.Sc., M.D. Calgary, FRCSC

Cross Appointed from the Discipline of Genetics

Green, J., B.Sc., M.Sc. British Columbia, C.F.M.G.

Clinical Professors of Surgery

Iype, M., M.B., B.S. Bangalore, FRCSC

Maroun, F.B., M.D. Lebanon, FRCSC

Mitton, A., B.Sc. UNB, M.D. Dalhousie, FRCSC

Professor (Part Time)

Payton, B.W., M.B., B.S., Ph.D. London

Clinical Associate Professors of Surgery

Felix, W.A., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCSC

Fitzgerald, G., M.D. Toronto, FRCSC

Melvin, K., B.Sc. Memorial, M.D. Dalhousie, FRCSC

Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery (Ophthalmology)

Conway, V., B.Sc. Memorial, M.D. Dalhousie, FRCSC

Clinical Associate Professors of Surgery (Otolaryngology)

Burrage, K., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Edgecombe, J.M., M.D., C.M. Dalhousie, FRCSC

Smith, T.J., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCSC

Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery (Urology)

Best, L., M.D. Autonoma de Guadalajara, FRCSC

Clinical Associate Professors of Orthopaedic Surgery

Noftall, F., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Peddle, D.B., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCSC

Rockwood, P., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Squire, D.S., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery (Neurosurgery)

Murray, G.P., B.Sc., M.Sc., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Clinical Assistant Professors of Orthopedic Surgery

Deane, R.H., M.B., Ch.B. Capetown, FRCS Glasgow, FRCS South Africa, FRCSC

Hogan, T.G., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Lewis, B.D., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Martin, R., B.Sc., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Russell, R., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Sahajpal, V., B.Sc. UPEI, M.D. UWO, FRCSC

Tumilty, J., B.Sc., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCSC

Clinical Assistant Professors of Surgery

Akhtar, J., MBBS Khyber Medical College, FRCS (Ireland)

Browne, G.N., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC   

Dunphy, D., B.Eng., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC (Ophthal)

Johnston, B., B.Sc., M.D. Dalhousie, FRCSC

Kirby, S., P.Eng., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Mann, C., B.Sc. Mount Allison, M.D. Dalhousie, FRCSC

McClellan, E.S., B.S. Maryland, M.D. Mexico, FRCSC

Mowatt, J.A., B.Sc. Kings College, M.D. Dalhousie, FRCSC

O’Brien, J., B.Sc., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Roger, J., M.D. Karl Franzens, FRCSC

Scarth, H., B.Sc. Dalhousie, M.Sc. UWO, M.D. Toronto, FRCSC

Sherwood, A.J., B.Sc. UNB, M.D. Toronto, FRCSC

Thavanathan, M.J.M., M.B., B.S. Sri Lanka, FRCSC

Clinical Assistant Professors of Surgery (Plastic)

Cluett, J., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Rideout, A., B.Sc. Kings, B.Sc.(Hons) Dalhousie, M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Clinical Assistant Professors of Surgery (Ophthalmology)

Bautista, D.V., B.Sc.(Chemistry), B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Bense, M., M.B., Ch.B. Pretoria, FRCSC

Whelan, J.H., B.S., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery (Pediatrics)

Price, D., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery (Plastic)

Jewer, D.D., B.Sc.(Hons.), B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Clinical Assistant Professors of Surgery (Urology)

Drover, D.N., B.A., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Duffy, G., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

French, C., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Hewitt, R., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery (Veterinary)

Husa, L., MVDr. Kosice

Clinical Lecturers of Surgery

Cardinal, J., B.Sc., D.D.S. Northwestern

Farrell, R., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCSC

Mackenzie, D.S., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Alberta, FRCSC

Clinical Lecturer of Surgery (Ophthalmology)

McNicholas, J., B.Sc., M.D. FRCSC

Clinical Lecturer of Surgery (Otolaryngology)

Tjan, E.T., M.D. Taiwan, FRCSC


DIVISION OF COMMUNITY HEALTH

Acting Associate Dean

West, R., M.Sc., Ph.D. McGill


EPIDEMIOLOGY AND PUBLIC HEALTH

Professor Emeritus

Fodor, J.G., M.D., Ph.D. Prague, FRCPC

Honorary Research Professors of Epidemiology

Buehler, S., A.B. Illinois College, M.A. Indiana, Ph.D. Memorial

West, R., M.Sc., Ph.D. McGill

Clinical Professor of Microbiology and Epidemiology

Ratnam, S., M.Sc. Madras, Ph.D. Delhi

Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology

Aldoori, W., M.D. Cairo, M.P.A., D.Sc. Harvard

Clinical Associate Professor of Community Health

Donovan, C., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, M.H.Sc. British Columbia

Associate Professor of Community Health

Bavington, W., B.A. Graceland College, M.D. Toronto, D.T.M.H. Liverpool, M.P.H. Johns Hopkins, F.A.C.P.M., FRCPC

Clinical Assistant Professors of Community Medicine

Allison, D., M.D. Queen’s, FRCP

Hogan, K., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Roberts, A., B.Sc., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial

Stratton, F., B.Med.Sc., M.D. Memorial, M.H.Sc. Toronto

Associate Professor of Nutrition/Dietetics

Roebothan, B., B.Sc. Memorial, M.Sc. Saskatchewan, Ph.D. Memorial

Clinical Associate Professor of Community Nutrition

Moore-Orr, R., S.M. Iowa, R.D. Framingham, D.Sc. Harvard

Clinical Assistant Professor of Occupational Medicine

O’Shea, C., L.R.C.S.P.I. Dublin, M.I.C.G.P., C.C.B.O.M.


SOCIAL AND BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE

Professor of Social and Health Psychology

Murray, P.M., B.Sc. Ulster, Ph.D. Stirling; Cross appointment with Psychiatry and Psychology

Associate Professor of Social Science and Health

Beausoleil, N., B.A. Laval, M.A., Ph.D. UCLA

Assistant Professor of Social Science and Health

Gustafson, D., B.A. McMasters, M.Ed. Brock, Ph.D. Toronto

Adjunct Professor of Social and Behavioral Science

Flick, U., Dip.Psych., Dip.Soc., Ph.D. Free U Berlin, Habilitation Tech U Berlin

Clinical Lecturer in Community Health

Tilley, N., B.A. Memorial, M.A. Regis


HEALTH CARE DELIVERY

Associate Professor of Health Care Policy and Delivery

Neville, D., B.N. Memorial, M.Sc.N. Toronto, S.M., Sc.D. Harvard

Cross Appointment From Department of Political Science

Tomblin, S.G., B.A. Calgary, M.A. Dalhousie, Ph.D. British Columbia

Assistant Professor of Health Policy/Health Services Delivery

Mathews, M., B.Sc., B.A. Calgary, M.H.S.A. Alberta, Ph.D. Toronto

Clinical Assistant Professors of Health Care Delivery

Dawe, J., R.N. St. Clare’s, B.A. Memorial, C.H.E.

Clarke, B., B.S.W. Memorial, M.S.W. Carleton, R.S.W.

House, J., B.A. Reading, B.Ed. Memorial, LL.B. Dalhousie

Paulse, B., B.N. Memorial, M.P.H.A. Dalhousie

Williams, R., M.D. Dalhousie, C.C.F.P.


HEALTH STATISTICS AND HEALTH INFORMATION SYSTEMS

Professor of Biostatistics

Gadag, V., B.Sc., M.Sc. Karnatak, M.Phil., Ph.D. Poona; Cross appointment to the Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Cross Appointed From Department of Economics

May, J.D., B.Comm. Queen’s, D.Phil. York (England); Cross appointment with the Department of Economics

Cross Appointed From Department of Geography

Simms, A., B.A. Memorial, M.Sc., Ph.D. Calgary; Cross appointment with the Department of Geography

Assistant Professor of Health Statistics and Economics

Audas, R., B.B.A. New Brunswick, M.B.A., M.A. Dalhousie, Ph.D. Wales

Clinical Assistant Professor of Health Information Systems

O’Reilly, S., B.Sc., M.B.A. Memorial


PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Vice Dean

Peters, S., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Assistant Dean

Bursey, F., B.Sc., M.D. Memorial, FRCPC

Director, Academic Development For Specialists

Fox, G., M.D. Memorial, M.Sc. Western Ontario, FRCPC, FCCP

Director, Continuing Medical Education (Community Physicians)

Vacant

Director, Research and Development

Curran, V., B.A. Memorial, Dip.Ad.Ed. St. Francis Xavier, M.Ed. Dalhousie, Ph.D. Guelph

Director, Faculty Development

McKay, D., B.Sc., M.S., Ph.D. Michigan State

Director, Assessment and Retraining

Bannister, E., B.Comm., M.D. Memorial

Manager, Professional Development

Kirby, F., B.Sc., B.Ed., M.Ed. Memorial


MEDICAL HUMANITIES

John Clinch Professor of Medical Humanities and History of Medicine

Connor, J.T.H., B.Sc. Guelph, M.A. Western Ontario, M.Phil., Ph.D. Waterloo

Associate Professor of Medical Ethics

Pullman, D., M.A., Ph.D. Waterloo, B.Ed. Western

Assistant Professor of Health Care Ethics

Brunger, F., B.A.(Hons.) Winnipeg, M.A., Ph.D. McGill

Adjunct Professor

McDonald, P., B.A. Memorial, L.L.B. Osgoode Hall


CENTRE FOR COLLABORATIVE HEALTH PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION (CCHPE)

Co-Director and Associate Professor of Education

Curran, V., B.A. Memorial, Dip.Ad.Ed. St. Francis Xavier, M.Ed. Dalhousie, Ph.D. Guelph

Co-Director and Professor of Education

Sharpe, D.B., Cert.Ed. Loughborough College, B.Ed., M.Ed. Alberta, Ph.D. Texas A and M


CENTRE FOR OFFSHORE & REMOTE MEDICINE (MEDICOR)

Medical Director

LeDez, K., M.B., Ch.B. Dundee, FRCPC

Technical Director

Decker, D., Diving Safety Specialist

Associate

O'Shea, C., L.R.C.P.S. and P.I. Dublin, M.D.


HEALTH SCIENCES LIBRARY

Associate University Librarian (Health Sciences)

Beckett, G., B.A. Simon Fraser University, M.L.S. McGill

Head, Public Services

Barnett, L., B.Sc. McGill, M.L.I.S. Dalhousie

Librarians

Fahey, S., B.A.(Hons.) Memorial, M.L.I.S. McGill

Glynn, L., B.A. Memorial, M.L.I.S. UBC

Morgan, P., B.A.(Hons.) Memorial, M.L.S. McGill

Reid, A., B.A. Acadia, M.L.I.S. Dalhousie

Wotherspoon, S.M., B.A. Queen's, B.L.S. Toronto


MEDICAL EDUCATION AND LABORATORY SUPPORT SERVICES

Manager

Evelly, E., R.T.


HEALTH SCIENCES INFORMATION AND MEDIA SERVICE

Manager

Beckett, G., B.A. Simon Fraser, M.L.S. McGill


BACKGROUND

The Faculty of Medicine of Memorial University is the youngest of the 16 Canadian Medical Schools and was one of the four schools suggested by the Hall Royal Commission on Canadian Health Services in its 1964 report.

A series of meetings was begun in 1963 between representatives of Memorial University of Newfoundland, the Newfoundland Medical Association, and the Department of Health of the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador. Following the Hall Commission's recommendation and on the basis of positive advice from Dr. J. Wendell MacLeod, Executive Secretary of the Association of Canadian Medical Colleges, and Dr. Chester B. Stewart, Dean of Medicine at Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Memorial University of Newfoundland established a Commission in 1965 to undertake a feasibility study. The late Dr. J.A. MacFarlane, formerly Dean of Medicine at the University of Toronto, and a member of the Hall Royal Commission served as chairman. The MacFarlane Commission's recommendation that a Medical School be established at Memorial University of Newfoundland was confirmed independently by a Royal Commission on Health Services for Newfoundland. The chairman of this latter Commission, Lord Brain, an eminent British medical educator, and his advisors, reported that the location of a Medical School in the province was a necessary step in the provision of adequate medical services for Newfoundland.

Dr. Ian Rusted, a local physician who had been involved in the early negotiations and had taken the initiative in introducing continuing medical education for doctors in the province, was appointed Dean of Medicine in 1967. Under his leadership, faculty members were recruited, the undergraduate program was initiated and the first medical students were admitted in 1969. The existing programs of postgraduate training and continuing medical education were strengthened and the spectrum of medical education was subsequently completed in 1971 with the initiation of a program of graduate studies leading to the degrees of M.Sc. and Ph.D.

The undergraduate curriculum was designed to foster integrated learning and to permit contact with patients early in the student's training. To facilitate this integrated approach the administration of the school was set up as a nondepartmental system based on three Divisions: Community Health and Behavioural Sciences, Basic Medical Sciences and Clinical Sciences.

Initially the Medical School was housed in temporary buildings. With joint funding by the Federal and Provincial Governments, a Health Sciences Centre was constructed on the North Campus of the University and was officially opened in 1978. This modern building, occupied by the Medical School and the General Hospital, contains a large Health Sciences Library, a Medical Audiovisual Centre, an Animal Care Unit, auditorium, lecture and seminar rooms. The multipurpose teaching laboratories can be readily adapted for different types of teaching and demonstration. The structure of the Health Sciences Centre facilitates integration between basic scientists, clinicians and allied health workers in the hospital, the University and the community. Clinical research facilities are located adjacent to basic research units and some research laboratories provide services in clinical investigation. Services such as cafeteria and stores are common to the Medical School and the Health Care Corporation of St. John's.

The General Hospital is part of a network of teaching hospitals in St. John's and throughout the province. The conventional use of major referral centres as teaching resources is complemented by the availability of Regional and Community Hospitals to provide valuable clinical experience for undergraduate and postgraduate students.

In contrast to many other schools, the class size at the University's Medical School is small. This permits ready contact between students and faculty, and has obvious advantages in clinical teaching. At present normally 60 students are admitted annually to the first year of the undergraduate medical program.


MISSION AND OBJECTIVES OF THE FACULTY OF MEDICINE

The Mission of the Faculty of Medicine is as follows:

Our purpose is to enhance the health of the people of Newfoundland and Labrador by educating physicians and health scientists; by conducting research in clinical and basic medical sciences and applied health sciences and by promoting the skills and attitudes of lifelong learning

The objectives of the Faculty of Medicine are consistent with the objectives of Memorial University of Newfoundland in developing and maintaining excellence in the quality of its academic standards and of research, establishing programs to meet the expanding needs of the province and of providing the means to reach out to all the people.

The Faculty seeks to attain these objectives through an organizational structure which allows optimum interaction among the various disciplines within the Medical School and with other Faculties and Schools as appropriate.

The organizational structure includes interactions with hospitals and other institutions affiliated with the University. The term 'Medical School' refers to the wider organizational structure of the Faculty of Medicine within the University and the Affiliated Hospitals and institutions.

The specific objectives are:

1. To teach medical students to be physicians; and to provide such learning experiences as will inspire all medical graduates of the school to be prepared to practice medicine at the highest standards, serving all individuals and societies in the pursuit of health.

2. To acknowledge the special geography of this Province by encouraging the education of physicians with exemplary skills for rural practice.

3. To educate and train graduate and diploma students in the health sciences.

4. To provide postgraduate educational experiences in medicine and the medical sciences such that the graduating Canadian physicians will pursue further studies within the school's postgraduate programs, leading to certification in family medicine or specialist subjects, especially in those areas where deficiency in numbers is currently recognized or anticipated.

5. To instill within students at all levels:

a) The wish and the capacity to further the practice and science of medicine through the creation of new knowledge for the improvement of the health of the world's peoples.
b) The wish and the capacity to improve their own professional practice through continuing self-assessment and scholarship.
c) An appreciation of their evolving roles as members of a team of professionals possessing complementary skills.

6. To attract faculty members who will together:

a) Act as a resource in providing undergraduate, graduate, postgraduate, and continuing medical education.
b) Contribute to the advancement of educational methods.
c) Practice the highest quality of primary, secondary, or tertiary care medicine.
d) Show leadership in promoting research into the health of the individual and the community, including the organization of health care delivery systems.
e) Facilitate and promote education and research appropriate to our mid North-Atlantic environment.

7. To provide educational experiences in the health sciences to students from other Schools or Faculties of Memorial University of Newfoundland and of other educational institutions.

8. To provide Continuing Medical Education experiences which will help physicians to maintain and enhance their competence in medical skills.

9. To provide a learning environment for undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate students of medicine and the medical sciences who are citizens of other countries.

10. Actively to provide an Informational, Educational and Consultative resource for the whole community.


AFFILIATED TEACHING HOSPITALS

Within St. John's (under the Health Care Corporation of St. John's)
- General Hospital
- Dr. Charles A. Janeway Child Health Centre
- St. Clare's Mercy Hospital
- Waterford Hospital

Outside St. John's
- Baie Verte Peninsula Health Centre
- Captain Wm. Jackman Memorial Hospital
- Carbonear General Hospital
- Central Newfoundland Hospital
- Charles S. Curtis Memorial Hospital
- Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital
- Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital
- Green Bay Health Care Centre
- Dr. Charles L. LeGrow Health Center
- James Paton Memorial Hospital
- Notre Dame Bay Memorial Hospital
- Western Memorial Regional Hospital


DESCRIPTION OF MEDICAL TRAINING PROGRAMS


The Faculty of Medicine offers a four-year undergraduate medical program, comprising a minimum of 186 credit hours, leading to the degree of Doctor of Medicine (MD).

The first two years of medical studies is called Pre-Clerkship. Basic medical science courses are taught primarily in the first year of medical studies. Upon completion of these courses, the Integrated Study of Disease courses follow. Students undertake instruction in Community Health and Clinical Skills concurrently. By the end of Pre-Clerkship, students are expected to be able to take a patient’s medical history, perform a thorough physical examination and to derive a logical diagnosis. The Clerkship Preparation Course is completed prior to commencing the Clerkship.

The last two years of medical studies is called Clerkship. During this time, students who are clinical clerks take courses that will allow them to alternate through the major disciplines in hospital and community settings. Clinical clerks participate as members of the health care team gaining the knowledge and experience necessary to assume the responsibilities associated with patient care.

Upon successful completion of medical studies, the students are qualified to write Part I of the licensing examinations set by the Medical Council of Canada (MCC). After the award of the MD degree and following successful completion of one year of postgraduate training, they are qualified to write Part II of the MCC licensing examinations.


CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION

The Faculty of Medicine’s Office of Professional Development delivers accredited continuing medical education (CME) programs and plays a major role in meeting the professional development needs of health care professionals throughout Newfoundland and Labrador and across Canada. CME is offered through a variety of formats, including teleconferencing, video-conferencing, online and onsite. Faculty development programs are designed specifically to assist faculty members in their own unique educational requirements. Educational assessments and retraining experiences are available to physicians, international medical graduates and health care practitioners who meet the criteria. The Office of Professional Development is committed to assisting students, faculty members, and physicians in meeting their educational requirements.


POSTGRADUATE MEDICAL TRAINING PROGRAMS

Postgraduate medical training is offered in programs leading to certification by either the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) or the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC). These are full-time training programs comprised of hand-on-practical training complemented by formal teaching and academic study. The programs are completed in a structured learning environment consisting of hospital and community based teaching units, supervised by faculty. The level of responsibility afforded the student is based on regular evaluation of abilities by faculty. The Postgraduate training programs are accredited by the CFPC or the RCPSC and the appropriate licensing authorities.

Postgraduate entry positions are available through the Canadian Residency Matching Service. For further information write to:

The CaRMS Office
Suite 802, 151 Slater Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5H3

Telephone: (613) 237-0075
Toll Free: 1-800-291-3727

FAMILY MEDICINE

The University offers a two-year residency in Family Medicine. This leads to eligibility for certification by the College of Family Physicians of Canada.

RESIDENCY TRAINING PROGRAMMES

Memorial University of Newfoundland offers specialty training programs in Anesthesia, Internal Medicine (and subspecialty in Nephrology), Neurology, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Orthopedics, Anatomic Pathology, General Pathology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Radiology and General Surgery.

Internal Medicine and Pediatrics offer a straight program in the first year of the training program. The normal period of training in Internal Medicine or Pediatrics is four years post-M.D.

In the remaining specialty programs offered by Memorial University of Newfoundland, broad-based clinical training is offered as the first year of the training program. The total length of each of these programs is five years; excepting General Surgery which is a total length of six years.

CLINICAL FELLOWSHIPS

A sixth year of postgraduate study (Clinical Fellowship) may be available to residents who have completed specialty training requirements. These fellowships may be primarily directed to the clinical area, to teaching, or to research.

REGISTRATION

Postgraduate Trainees are registered each year as full-time students of Memorial University of Newfoundland.

LICENSURE IN NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR

All trainees must be eligible for and obtain an educational license from the Newfoundland Medical Board (NMB).

Advice will be provided by the Postgraduate Medical Studies Office.

NOTE: It is a requirement of the Newfoundland Medical Board that International Medical Graduates have passed the Test of Spoken English (as well as the University requirement of TOEFL).


GRADUATE STUDIES

Interdisciplinary interaction and research among the divisions of Basic Medical Sciences, Community Health and Clinical Sciences is promoted.

Programs have been designed to attract students interested in a Graduate Diploma or a Master’s, PhD or MD-PhD degree. Areas of strength include Applied Health Services Research, Cancer, Cardiovascular and Renal Sciences, Clinical Epidemiology, Community Health, Human Genetics, Immunology, and Neurosciences. Details of the graduate programs are provided in the School of Graduate Studies section of this Calendar.


REGULATIONS FOR THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Admission to the Faculty of Medicine

Evaluation

Promotion

Curricular Requirements (MD)


ADMISSION TO THE FACULTY OF MEDICINE

1) All applications for entry to the program of studies leading to the M.D. degree are dealt with by the Admissions Office of the Faculty of Medicine and must be submitted to that office on or before the closing date (normally October 15th). No application received after this date will be considered. An application processing fee of $75.00 is required from all applicants.

2) Applications are reviewed after the closing date by the Admissions Committee of the Faculty of Medicine. This Committee has the delegated authority of the Faculty Council to admit or decline to admit students, following guidelines and procedures acceptable to that Council.

3) Admissions will normally be to the first year of medical studies. In exceptional circumstances, admission with advanced standing may be offered.

4) Entry to medical school is on the basis of competition for a fixed number of places. The Admissions Committee takes account of an applicant's academic background, performance on the Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT) and information on an applicant's personal characteristics and achievements as given by the applicant, by referees' reports and, in some cases, by personal interviews. The residency status of each applicant at the time of the closing date for application (normally October 15) will be determined by guidelines established by the Admissions Committee and approved by Faculty Council. For each candidate, the residency status determined at that time will apply throughout the admissions process and the period of undergraduate medical education. Priority is given to applicants who are bona fide residents of this province. No discrimination is made on the basis of sex, religion, race or marital status. Age by itself is not used as a basis for selection or rejection. Both age and the length of time away from full-time studies may be taken into consideration.

5) The Admissions Committee's decision to admit or decline to admit an applicant will be made on the basis of the competition for entry in the year of application and will be determined by the Committee's judgement of the likelihood of an applicant succeeding in the academic and professional studies leading to the award of the M.D., and in the eventual practice of medicine.

6) To be eligible for admission, an applicant shall have completed a bachelor's degree including the prerequisite subjects of two courses in English at a recognized university or university college before admission. In exceptional circumstances an application may be considered from someone who does not expect to hold a bachelor's degree at the time of admission.

Such an applicant will have completed at least 20 courses including the prerequisite subjects of two courses in English at a recognized university or university college before admission and be a student who has work related or other experience acceptable to the Admissions Committee.

The word ''course'' is taken to mean a unit of work in a particular subject taken in one semester. No application will be considered from a candidate who cannot produce evidence that the above requirements have been met or will have been met by the time of entry to the Medical School.

In addition, all applicants must write the new MCAT (introduced in 1991) prior to the application deadline.

7) Each applicant is responsible for ensuring that all the required information on the application form, e.g. transcripts, MCAT scores, referees' reports, is supplied to the Admissions Committee, and for providing any further information required by this Committee. An application is not considered complete until these documents have been received.

8) The Admissions Committee may request that a candidate attend an interview.

9) The University may require you to submit to a medical examination by a physician selected by the Medical School.

10) Notification of the Committee's decision will be made to candidates by letter signed by, or on behalf of, the Chair of the Admissions Committee. No other form of notification can be considered to be official.

11) The letter of acceptance will give the successful applicant fourteen (14) days in which to confirm that he/she will accept the place offered. The signed intention to accept the offered place must be accompanied by a deposit of $200.00 which will be credited towards tuition fees. The deposit will be forfeited if the applicant subsequently declines the place.

If no reply to the offer of a place is received within fourteen days, the offer by the Faculty of Medicine will be withdrawn on the appropriate date, and the applicant will be informed of this by letter.

12) In order to register, applicants who have been accepted as international students will be required to sign a document indicating that they will pay differential fees throughout the undergraduate medical program and that they will have the status of non-Canadians in the postgraduate matching process.

13) The Admissions Committee, at its discretion, may grant deferral of admission for one year to a maximum of two successful applicants in the first round of offers for any one admission cycle. An applicant must request a deferred entry at the time of responding to an offer of admission. The first round of offers are normally confirmed by mid-June and requests for deferral are considered by mid-July.

14) Successful applicants must normally complete a certified Basic Cardiac Life Support course before beginning medical school.

15) Unsuccessful applicants who wish to reapply for admission are required to submit the application forms relevant to the year of re-application and will be required to enter the competition in that year. An unsuccessful applicant can meet with the Assistant Dean for Admissions or the Admissions Officer to discuss reapplying.

16) An unsuccessful applicant has the right to appeal against the decision of the Admissions Committee not to offer him/her a place, if it is felt by the applicant that the decision was reached on grounds other than those specified in paragraphs 1-4 above. The appeal should be made in writing within fourteen days of the notification of the decision and should be directed to the Dean of Medicine. The letter should state clearly and fully the grounds for the appeal. If the Dean of Medicine, in consultation with the Registrar, judges the grounds to be sufficient, the formal appeals mechanism will be initiated. 


EVALUATION

1) Subject to the approval of Senate, the overall policy of evaluation and the planning of the programs of studies leading to the MD degree are the responsibility of the Committee on Undergraduate Studies for the Faculty of Medicine, which is a standing committee of the Council of the Faculty of Medicine. Responsibility for scheduling and coordinating courses rests with an appointed Chair of the Pre-Clerkship or Clerkship Committee in collaboration with the chairpersons of courses/subjects taught in a year or section of the curriculum.

2) Each student is expected to complete the work of the class as described in the current regulations of the Faculty of Medicine for each year of the program and to pass the prescribed academic and professional examination. In this context, the professional evaluation will cover, not only the skills expected of a student, but personal conduct and relationships with peers, patients, hospital personnel, faculty members and staff.

3) For Pre-Clerkship courses/subjects and Medicine 7280, evaluation of an individual student's performance is conducted by the course/subject chair or instructor(s). The overall results of the course/subject evaluations are expressed on a four point internal scale as outstanding, pass, borderline or fail. For Clerkship, overall evaluations of discipline rotations/selectives and electives are the responsibility of the respective discipline or electives coordinator. There is an internal five point scale of outstanding, above average, average, below average and fail.

a) The Chair of the Pre-Clerkship or Clerkship and/or the Chair of the appropriate course/subject committee is responsible for ensuring that each student is informed of the results of each evaluation. The chair of the course/subject committee will notify the student and Pre-Clerkship or Clerkship Chair, in writing, of any concerns that have arisen about performance.

b) It is the responsibility of the student to consult immediately with the Chair of the Pre-Clerkship or Clerkship Committee and/or the Chairperson of the course/subject committee regarding any course/subject in which concerns about performance have been expressed. Within one week of receiving notification of the grade for a course/subject, a student may submit a written request to the Chair of the Pre-Clerkship or Clerkship Committee for reconsideration of the grade awarded or for a reread of an exam/paper.

c) The student is responsible for notifying the Chair of the Pre-Clerkship or Clerkship Committee immediately of any new circumstances or of any pre-existing circumstances that have not previously been reported which could affect his or her individual performance in the work of the class.


PROMOTION

1) Student Promotions Committees are standing committees of Faculty Council and are composed of the Manager of Student Affairs and faculty members of the Pre-Clerkship or Clerkship Committee. It is the responsibility of a Student Promotions Committee to monitor each student's progress for each year of the undergraduate curriculum on the basis of the grades submitted by course chairpersons.

a) A Student Promotions Committee will review the results of all course/subject evaluations in any year. On the basis of this review, this Committee will decide which students should be promoted to the next year of studies. In reaching its decisions the Student Promotions Committee will take into account professional, as well as academic factors, and any special circumstances which may warrant consideration.

b) A Student Promotions Committee may require students to pass additional examinations or to do remedial work before being considered for promotion. Students with a "Fail" grade in any course cannot be promoted; such students may be required to repeat the entire course or any appropriate section and must pass an appropriate evaluation before a positive promotions decision is made. The amount and quality of makeup required of a student is at the discretion of the Student Promotions Committee, but it cannot be undertaken while any other course, including electives or selectives, is in progress, nor if the student's full participation in subsequent courses is in any way jeopardized.

2) A Student Promotions Committee may decide not to promote students who have shown consistent borderline performances if it is anticipated that performance in the subsequent year would be adversely affected by the unsatisfactory progress.

3) A student who is deemed by a Student Promotions Committee to be unsuitable for promotion may be required to repeat all or part of the studies in any year, or may be required to withdraw either conditionally or unconditionally.

a) If a student is required to repeat a year on the grounds of unsatisfactory performance, his or her performance in the repeated year must be at a level at which no remedial work or supplementary evaluation is required. If this standard is not met, a Student Promotions Committee may require the student to withdraw unconditionally.

b) Normally the option to repeat a year can only be offered to a student once during his/her MD program. This restriction may be waived if it has been demonstrated that the student's performance has been adversely affected by other factors acceptable to a Student Promotions Committee and duly authenticated.

c) If a Student Promotions Committee requires a student to withdraw conditionally, the Chair of the Pre-Clerkship or Clerkship Committee will report to the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine the nature of the conditions to be met and the time period specified for meeting the conditions. The Dean may then recommend to the Registrar that the student be required to withdraw. Any student who has been required to withdraw conditionally may be readmitted once the conditions have been met. If the conditions are not met within the specified time limit, the student will be required to withdraw unconditionally.

d) If a Student Promotions Committee requires a student to withdraw unconditionally, the Chair of the Pre-Clerkship or Clerkship Committee will report the decision and the basis upon which it was reached to the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine. The Dean may then recommend to the Registrar that the student be required to withdraw from the program. Any student who is required to withdraw unconditionally and who wishes to re-enter the Faculty must apply to the Admissions Committee in competition with all other applicants by the appropriate deadline date.

4) A student has the right to make a formal appeal against a decision of a Student Promotions Committee. However, this appeal cannot be made on the basis of the grades awarded in individual courses, as the student will normally have had the opportunity of contesting grades immediately after notification. A formal appeal by a student against the decision of this Committee must be made on grounds other than the grades awarded, e.g., default of procedure. This appeal should be made in writing, clearly stating the basis for the appeal and should be directed in the first instance to the Registrar of the University. The Registrar, in consultation with the Dean, will determine whether or not the grounds stated are sufficient to warrant a formal hearing of the appeal.

5) In addition to the above clauses, the Faculty of Medicine reserves the right to require a student to withdraw from the program at any time when acceptable cause is demonstrated. In such cases, the Dean, on behalf of the Faculty, shall recommend such withdrawal to the Registrar who will then take appropriate action. Any such action is subject to the right of appeal by the student. An appeal should be made in writing clearly stating the basis for the appeal and should be directed in the first instance to the Registrar of the University. The Registrar, in consultation with the Dean, will determine whether or not the grounds stated are sufficient to warrant a formal hearing of the appeal.

6) Any student who enters the first year of the medical program but withdraws within the first seven weeks may be permitted re-entry only by re-application to the Admissions Committee in competition with all other applicants by the appropriate deadline date.

7)a) Upon completion of an academic year, a student in good academic standing may elect to withdraw temporarily from studies, e.g., to pursue graduate studies after completion of the second year.

b) Any student may be permitted to withdraw in accordance with UNIVERSITY REGULATIONS - GENERAL ACADEMIC REGULATIONS (UNDERGRADUATE) Withdrawing From the University. In all cases, the intent to withdraw voluntarily should be discussed with the Chair of the Pre-Clerkship Committee or the Clerkship Committee, as appropriate. The student must make a written request for voluntary withdrawal to the Dean who will then consult with the appropriate Committee Chair. In the event that a student wishes to return to medical school, the Dean should ensure that the sufficient revision and preparatory work are undertaken before the student is permitted to resume medical studies.

c) Students permitted to withdraw are advised of the date upon which they are required to resume medical studies. In the absence of good cause, any such student who does not resume studies on the specified date will be deemed to have left the program.


CURRICULAR REQUIREMENTS (MD)

Students entering the MD program will be governed by curricular requirements in effect at the time of their admission. In the event of readmission, students will be governed by curricular requirements in effect at the time of their readmission.

The Clerkship Student Promotions Committee recommends to Faculty Council those students to be awarded the MD degree.


MEDICINE COURSES


The courses in Pre-Clerkship form a continuum. Some courses are composed of several individual subjects.

Clerkship provides clinical experience in the affiliated teaching hospitals and community sites of Memorial University of Newfoundland. The students become members of the patient care team and have graded and supervised responsibility.

Courses in the First and Second Year of Medical Studies

Courses in the Third and Fourth Year of Medical Studies

Courses Offered by the Faculty of Medicine for Non-Medical Students


COURSES IN THE FIRST AND SECOND YEAR OF MEDICAL STUDIES

5600 Basic Science of Medicine I is an integrated course with several subjects including anatomy, biochemistry, genetics, immunology, microbiology, pathology and physiology. This course introduces students to the structure and function of the human body and provides the foundation of the basic science of medicine. A wide range of teaching methods are used including lectures, small group sessions, and laboratory sessions/demonstrations.
CH: 14

5610 Clinical Skills I introduces students to the main elements of the medical interview and techniques of counselling. Students are then expected to acquire skill in examining normal individuals and eliciting symptoms and signs in patients and presenting the findings in a logical and comprehensive manner. Emphasis is placed on developing a sympathetic and understanding approach to the patient. The course also provides an integrated approach to clinical symptoms and signs as manifestations of disordered function or structure. Ethical issues playing a significant role in assessment and management of clinical problems are considered.
AR: attendance is required
CH: 9

5640 Community Health I introduces several aspects of community health including health promotion, disease prevention, biostatistics, epidemiology, social and organizational factors in health, environmental and occupational health, community nutrition and behavioural sciences. Lectures and small group sessions are complemented with practical experience obtained through group research projects and field teaching in the community in both a rural and urban context. Aspects of medical ethics relative to community health are integrated throughout the course. Emphasis is placed on understanding the determinants of health and illness and the context in which they occur. The principles of research are introduced and students may initiate research opportunities that are carried through subsequent courses in the curriculum.
CH: 9

5650 Integrated Study of Disease I involves studying diseases of the major organs/body systems and includes integration with the pathophysiological basis of disease, pathology and pharmacology. The course also incorporates the relevant aspects of preventive medicine, clinical genetics, clinical epidemiology and occupational medicine.
CH: 10

5660 Family Medicine Pre-Clerkship Elective is offered to medical students interested in enhancing their patient interviewing and clinical examination skills. Each student will be paired with an experienced family physician in the community (rural and urban opportunities) for two to four weeks during the summer months at the end of the first and/or second year. Students gain practical experience of working at the primary care level in a variety of settings that could include office-based practice, home visits, emergency departments, labour and delivery and both long-term care facilities and in-hospital ward experiences. (This varies depending on the family physician’s practice profiles.) Students applying for this course must be currently registered as a first or second year medical student in a Canadian medical school.
AR: attendance is required
CH: 0

6600 Basic Science of Medicine II is a continuation of Basic Science of Medicine I.
CH: 8

6610 Clinical Skills II is a continuation of Clinical Skills I.
AR: attendance is required
CH: 9

6640 Community Health II is a continuation of Community Health I.
CH: 9

6650 Integrated Study of Disease II is a continuation of Integrated Study of Disease I.
CH: 30

6660 Family Medicine Pre-Clerkship Elective is the same as Medicine 5660.
AR: attendance is required
CH: 0

7000 Clerkship Preparation Course
AR: attendance is required
CH: 2


COURSES IN THE THIRD AND FOURTH YEAR OF MEDICAL STUDIES

The Third Year is approximately 14 months in duration; it begins in September and continues until November of the following year. It is composed of the core courses 7200-7250 and two (8 credit hours) elective courses. The Fourth Year begins immediately upon completion of the Third Year and continues until May of the following year. It includes one (4 credit hours) elective course, three (12 credit hours) selective courses, and Medicine 7280.

7200 Internal Medicine
AR: attendance is required
CH: 15

7210 Surgery

AR: attendance is required
CH: 10

7220 Psychiatry
AR: attendance is required
CH: 10

7230 Pediatrics
AR: attendance is required
CH: 10

7240 Rural Family Practice
AR: attendance is required
CH: 5

7250 Obstetrics/Gynecology
AR: attendance is required
CH: 10

7260, 7261 & 7263 Electives
AR: attendance is required
CH: 12 (4 each)

7270-7272 Selectives
AR: attendance is required
CH: 12 (4 each)

7280 Integrated Basic, Community Health and Clinical Sciences
CH: 2


COURSES OFFERED BY THE FACULTY OF MEDICINE FOR NON-MEDICAL STUDENTS

310A and 310B. Human Physiology covers the properties of nerve and muscle cells, the special senses, blood and body fluids, and the nervous, cardiovascular, digestive, immune, respiratory, urinary, endocrine and reproductive systems. Integration of the body’s systems in maintaining homeostasis is emphasized. Priority for entry into this course is given to Biochemistry, Nutrition, Dietetics, and other students who are interested in experimental science.
CO: Biochemistry 2101
CR: Biochemistry 311A/B and Medicine 310A/B
LH:  to be specified
PR:: Biochemistry 2101

4300. Introduction to General and Autonomic Pharmacology deals with the general principles of pharmacology (dose-response relationship, drug-receptor interaction, absorption, distribution, metabolism, excretion of drugs), and drugs that affect neuromuscular and autonomic neurotransmission, the cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, and central nervous systems, and autacoids/prostanoids.
CO: Biochemistry 3106 or Pharmacy 3111
CR: Biochemistry 4220
PR: Medicine 310A/B or Biochemistry 311A/B, or Pharmacy 2002/2003 or Pharmacy 3201/3202
LH: to be specified

4301. General Pharmacology. This course will deal with drugs affecting the central nervous system, the kidney, hormone secretory systems, as well as a study of antibiotic action and toxicology. Registration is limited to 25 students. This course will be offered at least every other year and interested students should contact the Associate Dean of Basic Sciences, (709) 737-6897.
LC:  2
LH:  3
PR:  Biochemistry 3100, and 3102 and Medicine 310A and  310B, or their equivalent, or at the permission of the Instructor or the Associate Dean of Basic Sciences. Absolute course requirement for 4301 is 4300.


AR = Attendance requirement; CH = Credit hours are 3 unless otherwise noted; CO = Co-requisite(s); CR = Credit can be retained for only one course from the set(s) consisting of the course being described and the course(s) listed; LC = Lecture hours per week are 3 unless otherwise noted; LH = Laboratory hours per week; OR = Other requirements of the course such as tutorials, practical sessions, or seminars; PR = Prerequisite(s); UL = Usage limitation(s).


Summary of Sequence of Programs & Program Requirements


University Studies
Bachelors Degree





Admission to Medical School





1st Year Medicine
5600 Basic Science of Medicine I
5610 Clinical Skills I
5640 Community Health I
5650 Integrated Study of Disease I
6600 Basic Science of Medicine II


2nd Year Medicine
6610 Clinical Skills II
6640 Community Health II
6650 Integrated Study of Disease II
7000 Clerkship Preparation Course


3rd Year Medicine
Alternating through:
7200 Internal Medicine
7210 Surgery
7220 Psychiatry
7230 Pediatrics
7240 Rural Family Medicine
7250 Obstetrics/Gynecology
7260-7261 Electives


4th Year Medicine
Alternating through:
7263 Elective
7270-7272 Selectives
7280 Integrated Basic, Community Health and Clinical Sciences






Award of Doctor of Medicine

Medical Council of Canada Qualifying Exam







Admission to Postgraduate Medical Studies







Straight
Specialty
Programs
4 Years
Internal Medicine
Pediatrics

Specialty Programs
5 + Years

Residency Training
2 Years



Family Medicine
Anesthesia Obstetrics/Gynecology
Anatomic Pathology
Psychiatry
General Pathology
General Surgery
Neurology
Orthopedics
Radiology
Subspecialty Programs
Nephrology





Royal College Examination

Royal College Examination

College of Family Physicians Examination







Eligibility for Licensure






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