Friday, November 3, 2023
The annual Dr. David Gass Memorial Walk was held on Nov. 3rd at Point Pleasant Park. Dr. Gass loved to walk, and this event gives colleagues, family, and friends the opportunity to remember a kind, wise, and a wonderful mentor.
Monday, October 2, 2023
Starting in 2024, two graduating MD students will each receive the James Walker Wood, MD, Award in Medicine valued at $100,000—the largest ever individual prize for MD graduates at Dalhousie’s Faculty of Medicine. To qualify, recipients must demonstrate financial need and be entering a Family Medicine Residency at Dalhousie, specifically serving a rural or remote communities in the Maritimes.
Tuesday, September 26, 2023
We all have family, friends, colleagues and neighbours who have been waiting to find a family doctor or nurse practitioner and struggling to access the health care they need when they need it. Primary care -- services to meet our day-to-day health needs, from family doctors, nurse practitioners and other team members -- is under enormous pressure in Nova Scotia and across the country.
Monday, September 18, 2023
Faculty Development is pleased to announce Dr. Searle has been chosen as the recipient of the Faculty Development Leadership Award 2023.
Congratulations Dr. Joanna Zed for having your article published in the Journal of Interprofessional Care
Thursday, September 7, 2023
Dr. Joanna Zed's article "Virtual interprofessional (VIP) education, a family medicine-occupational therapy-physiotherapy collaborative experience: the perspectives of patients, learners and providers on the opportunities and challenges" was published in the Journal of Interprofessional Care.
The right care at the right time: Improving equity and access to quality primary health care in Canada
Monday, August 14, 2023
DFM's Primary Care Research Unit Director Dr. Emily Gard Marshall was recently interviewed by CIHR for her research in equity and access to primary care.
Monday, June 19, 2023
We are thrilled to share that Dr. Joanna Zed was chosen as the recipient of the 2022 Faculty of Medicine Award of Excellence in Academic Leadership.
Thursday, June 15, 2023
Dr. Karen McNeil was instrumental in the development of a tool on promoting capabilities for adults with IDD.