Last Thursday, Principal Woolf held his annual Staff Appreciation event at the ARC, where he handed out eight Special Recognition for Staff Awards. This year, those of us in the Faculty of Health Sciences were proud to learn that three of our outstanding staff members were being recognized by the principal this year: Sandra Turcotte, from the School of Rehabilitation Therapy, and Wendy Cumpson and Pamela Livingston, from the Department of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences (pictured together above).
Cynthia Yeung and Sana Khan representing the CFMS (Canadian Federation of Medical Students) at Queen's University and Rachel Strauss & Brianna Rector from the Queen’s University Blood Team (QUBT) achieved the highest number of new blood donors in 2016.
One of the great joys of these last eight years as dean has been working alongside one of Canada’s most well-known and talented scientists, Dr. Roger Deeley. Roger’s successes are many, but importantly, a very major one just opened its doors this morning – the W. J. Henderson Centre for Patient-Oriented Research.
In the Faculty of Health Sciences, we are blessed with a very large staff of nearly 750 individuals who, day in day out, work extremely hard to enable our academic mission to thrive. One thing we don’t do often enough is say thanks. This blog is d…