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You are invited to participate in a post-survey assessing the awareness of charity organizations in Kingston. This is the second part of a two-part survey.

Faculty of Health Sciences Newsletter | May 26th, 2018

Queen's University

Faculty of Health Sciences

Convocation 2018

One of the greatest joys of being a faculty member in the Queen’s Faculty of Health Sciences is the great privilege of guiding, mentoring, and developing the next generation of health professionals.

Spring has sprung, which means that it is time once again to celebrate the successes of another remarkable crop of newly minted colleagues.

Graduates, you have earned a remarkable degree. It is a degree that gives you great authority. But it is also one that demands that you hold yourselves to the highest possible professional standards. Having to live up to the standards of healthcare professionalism may sound like a daunting task. But you shouldn’t be afraid of those high standards. You should embrace them. 

First of all, you should embrace the responsibility that you have to your patients. As their healthcare provider, you will need to offer them counsel and care in their darkest moments. Your patients will put their trust in your judgment and their lives in your hands. The relationship you will have with your patients is a privilege. And it is one in which you should take great pride, as you have earned that privilege through…Read More

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FHS Employee Engagement Event - May 17th 2018 - Photos now available!

Thank you to everyone who attended, and we can't wait until next year!

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Macklem House Tour This Saturday!

Our very own Macklem House is the feature property in this year’s "Music Lovers' House Tour" on May 26, 2018. The tour features some of the most interesting, well-designed, eclectic, and spectacular homes in the Kingston area. A 4-piece musical ensemble from the Kingston Symphony will play in the front foyer as participants tour our heritage building.

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Queen’s family medicine residents participate in unique Falkland Islands rotation

One of the strengths of Queen’s Family Medicine residents is their ability to work almost anywhere. As a part of their two-year residency, these family doctors spend six months of training in a community setting, and at least two of those months are spent in a rural setting.

So, when a remote British overseas territory off the coast of South America found itself in need of medical professionals, a Queen’s alumnus knew exactly where the Falkland Islands’ government could find help.

Alexandra Palmeri (NSc’18) receives Agnes Benidickson Tricolour Award

Six students – Hana Chaudhury (Com’18), Emilio Frometa (MIR’18), Max Garcia (Cmp’17), Asha Gordon (Artsci’18), Adam Grotsky (Artsci’16, Law’19), and Alexandra Palmeri (NSc’18) – have been named recipients of the Agnes Benidickson Tricolour Award, one of the highest honours a student can receive from the university.

Faculty of Health Sciences Newsletter | May 26th, 2018

Queen's University

Faculty of Health Sciences

Convocation 2018

One of the greatest joys of being a faculty member in the Queen’s Faculty of Health Sciences is the great privilege of guiding, mentoring, and developing the next generation of health professionals.

Spring has sprung, which means that it is time once again to celebrate the successes of another remarkable crop of newly minted colleagues.

Graduates, you have earned a remarkable degree. It is a degree that gives you great authority. But it is also one that demands that you hold yourselves to the highest possible professional standards. Having to live up to the standards of healthcare professionalism may sound like a daunting task. But you shouldn’t be afraid of those high standards. You should embrace them. 

First of all, you should embrace the responsibility that you have to your patients. As their healthcare provider, you will need to offer them counsel and care in their darkest moments. Your patients will put their trust in your judgment and their lives in your hands. The relationship you will have with your patients is a privilege. And it is one in which you should take great pride, as you have earned that privilege through…Read More

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FHS Employee Engagement Event - May 17th 2018 - Photos now available!

Thank you to everyone who attended, and we can't wait until next year!

View Pictures»
Image

Macklem House Tour This Saturday!

Our very own Macklem House is the feature property in this year’s "Music Lovers' House Tour" on May 26, 2018. The tour features some of the most interesting, well-designed, eclectic, and spectacular homes in the Kingston area. A 4-piece musical ensemble from the Kingston Symphony will play in the front foyer as participants tour our heritage building.

Read More»
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Chasing A Dream

The following is a guest blog by Bachelor of Health Sciences student Kyla Tozer. 

Faculty of Health Sciences Newsletter | May 26th, 2018

Queen's University

Faculty of Health Sciences

Convocation 2018

One of the greatest joys of being a faculty member in the Queen’s Faculty of Health Sciences is the great privilege of guiding, mentoring, and developing the next generation of health professionals.

Spring has sprung, which means that it is time once again to celebrate the successes of another remarkable crop of newly minted colleagues.

Graduates, you have earned a remarkable degree. It is a degree that gives you great authority. But it is also one that demands that you hold yourselves to the highest possible professional standards. Having to live up to the standards of healthcare professionalism may sound like a daunting task. But you shouldn’t be afraid of those high standards. You should embrace them. 

First of all, you should embrace the responsibility that you have to your patients. As their healthcare provider, you will need to offer them counsel and care in their darkest moments. Your patients will put their trust in your judgment and their lives in your hands. The relationship you will have with your patients is a privilege. And it is one in which you should take great pride, as you have earned that privilege through…Read More

Upcoming Events
View Calendar
Announcements
View all

Other News

Image

FHS Employee Engagement Event - May 17th 2018 - Photos now available!

Thank you to everyone who attended, and we can't wait until next year!

View Pictures»
Image

Macklem House Tour This Saturday!

Our very own Macklem House is the feature property in this year’s "Music Lovers' House Tour" on May 26, 2018. The tour features some of the most interesting, well-designed, eclectic, and spectacular homes in the Kingston area. A 4-piece musical ensemble from the Kingston Symphony will play in the front foyer as participants tour our heritage building.

Read More»
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Civic professionalism – why leadership matters

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