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Medicine Celebrates 150 Years

Dalhousie’s Medical School’s celebrates 150 years alongside Dalhousie’s bicentennial.   

2018 represents a year of celebration for the Faculty of Medicine.

Our sesquicentennial anniversary is being celebrated through a series of events taking place at distributed teaching sites across the maritimes.

We are celebrating by telling the untold stories of our past Deans, world-renowned researchers, and pioneering faculty members, who have proudly served the Faculty since 1868.

The Faculty of Medicine will be hosting a 150th Anniversary Gala Celebration on November 3, 2018 at the Halifax Convention Centre. Please hold the date in your calendars. This special event will be the culmination of the Faculty’s 150th Anniversary festivities in 2018.

Tickets to our DalMed 150th Anniversary Celebration Gala on Saturday, November 3rd have SOLD OUT!!!

You can still get involved in the weekend's festivities – registration is ongoing for the weekend’s other events. For more information and a full list of events and schedules, check out our Med150 events page.

To request a spot on our gala waitlist, please email dean.medicine@dal.ca.


150 years of history and impact comes to light. The word is out.

Get in Touch

Let's start a conversation. Spread the word among your colleagues and tell us what the Med 150 celebration means to you.

Need answers? Email dean.medicine@dal.ca