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Drs. Damon Dagnone and Renée Fitzpatrick receive Principal's Teaching and Learning Awards

The 2017 winners of the Principal’s Teaching and Learning Awards have been announced with awards being handed out in educational leadership, student services, and curriculum development. Two of the three awards were given to Health Sciences faculty members Drs. Damon Dagnone and Renée Fitzpatrick.

The awards, created in 2015, recognize individuals and teams who have shown exceptional innovation and leadership in teaching and learning on campus and are administered by the Centre for Teaching and Learning (CTL).

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Faculty of Health Sciences Newsletter | June 18th, 2018

Queen's University

Faculty of Health Sciences

Value-Based Healthcare through Collaboration

Guest blog by Dr. Seth Chitayat, Director, Health Research Partnerships at Queen's University, Faculty of Health Sciences

On May 16th, the Faculty of Health Sciences at Queen’s and the Kingston Health Sciences Centre co-hosted a panel discussion entitled, Value-Based Healthcare through Collaboration: How do we make progress? The panel included industry leaders in healthcare from across the region who generously took the time to speak to our community. First and foremost, I would like to thank all of our panelists for their time, and I want to give a special thanks to Kevin Empey, the former Supervisor of Brockville General Hospital, for giving an insightful plenary address. The goal of this event was to better understand how we can extract more value in healthcare both from the procurement of major capital equipment and in the design of new technologies. The event was a great success, thanks primarily to our incredible panelists.  The discussion has also left me thinking about some important questions concerning value, procurement, and healthcare in Canada.

For instance, how should we define value in the first place? In my view, value can be defined as that which something or someone does to make a…Read More

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Nursing SOAR (Summer Orientation to Academics and Resources)

The SOAR program aims to help ease the transition of incoming first-year students and their families. Participants will have an opportunity to learn about academic expectations, resources, learning strategies, and common student transition issues, as well as meet upper-year students, tour a residence room, and have their questions and concerns addressed.

Incoming first-year Nursing students will have the opportunity to meet with faculty and current Nursing students, and tour the Nursing Simulation Lab.

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Staff Discussion with Teri Shearer about Inclusivity at Queen's

Join Teri Shearer, Deputy Provost (Academic Operations and Inclusion), for an open discussion about inclusivity at Queen’s.

Dr. Shearer will be in the Ban Righ Hall, Dean of Womens Tower Lounge from 4:30 – 6:30 pm on Wednesday, June 20, and will be available to speak with staff about how we make Queen’s a more inclusive community. Bring your ideas, experiences, and challenges.

Please RSVP to inclusivity@queensu.ca

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Highlighting Indigenous Issues in Curricula

In this workshop selected issues impacting Indigenous communities and students will be identified and discussed.  Participants will gain insight into how to thoughtfully incorporate and highlight material on Indigenous issues into their courses.

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Celebrating One Year of CBME

Acting Dean Chris Simpson and decanal leadership will be holding an informal reception to celebrate the successful launch of CBME and everyone's outstanding efforts towards accreditation this year. Join them at the School of Medicine on June 7th from 5-7 PM.  

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Community Open House

You are invited to a behind-the-scenes look at our world-class educational anatomy facility to learn how health professionals and other students learn about the structures of the human body.

We will be offering a limited number of FREE tours during which you will be given the opportunity to view our Museum of Human Anatomy and learn about the critical contribution that the Human Body Donor Program makes to education and research at Queen’s University.

 

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Dr. Alyson Mahar receives Colonel Russell Mann Military Family Health Research Award

Congratulations to Dr. Alyson Mahar, recipient of the 2017 Colonel Russell Mann Military Family Health Research Award! 

Each year, the Vanier Institute of the Family recognizes high-quality Canadian research that increases our understanding of military and Veteran family health with the Colonel Russell Mann Military Family Health Research Award, delivered annually at Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research (CIMVHR) Forum events.

Dr. Roumen Milev appointed as Director of the Centre for Neuroscience Studies

Dr. John Fisher, Vice-Principal (Research), Dr. Richard Reznick, Dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences, and Dr. Barbara Crow, Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Science, are pleased to announce that Benoit-Antoine Bacon, Provost and Vice-Principal (Academic) at Queen’s University, has appointed Dr. Roumen Milev as the Director of the Centre for Neuroscience Studies, Office of the Vice-Principal (Research), for a five-year period beginning October 1, 2017. 

Dr. Claudio Soares appointed as Head of the Department of Psychiatry

Dean Richard Reznick is pleased to announce that Benoit-Antoine Bacon, Provost and Vice-Principal (Academic) at Queen’s University, has appointed Dr. Claudio Soares as Head of the Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Health Sciences, for a five-year period beginning October 1, 2017.

QMed Students Host Annual "Pap Party" Clinics in October

The following is a guest blog by Queen's Medicine students Melissa Lorenzo (Class of 2018), Katherine Rabicki and Lauren Wilson (Class of 2019).

Faculty of Health Sciences Newsletter | June 18th, 2018

Queen's University

Faculty of Health Sciences

Value-Based Healthcare through Collaboration

Guest blog by Dr. Seth Chitayat, Director, Health Research Partnerships at Queen's University, Faculty of Health Sciences

On May 16th, the Faculty of Health Sciences at Queen’s and the Kingston Health Sciences Centre co-hosted a panel discussion entitled, Value-Based Healthcare through Collaboration: How do we make progress? The panel included industry leaders in healthcare from across the region who generously took the time to speak to our community. First and foremost, I would like to thank all of our panelists for their time, and I want to give a special thanks to Kevin Empey, the former Supervisor of Brockville General Hospital, for giving an insightful plenary address. The goal of this event was to better understand how we can extract more value in healthcare both from the procurement of major capital equipment and in the design of new technologies. The event was a great success, thanks primarily to our incredible panelists.  The discussion has also left me thinking about some important questions concerning value, procurement, and healthcare in Canada.

For instance, how should we define value in the first place? In my view, value can be defined as that which something or someone does to make a…Read More

Upcoming Events
View Calendar
Announcements
View all

Other News

Nursing SOAR (Summer Orientation to Academics and Resources)

The SOAR program aims to help ease the transition of incoming first-year students and their families. Participants will have an opportunity to learn about academic expectations, resources, learning strategies, and common student transition issues, as well as meet upper-year students, tour a residence room, and have their questions and concerns addressed.

Incoming first-year Nursing students will have the opportunity to meet with faculty and current Nursing students, and tour the Nursing Simulation Lab.

Learn more»

Staff Discussion with Teri Shearer about Inclusivity at Queen's

Join Teri Shearer, Deputy Provost (Academic Operations and Inclusion), for an open discussion about inclusivity at Queen’s.

Dr. Shearer will be in the Ban Righ Hall, Dean of Womens Tower Lounge from 4:30 – 6:30 pm on Wednesday, June 20, and will be available to speak with staff about how we make Queen’s a more inclusive community. Bring your ideas, experiences, and challenges.

Please RSVP to inclusivity@queensu.ca

Learn more»

Highlighting Indigenous Issues in Curricula

In this workshop selected issues impacting Indigenous communities and students will be identified and discussed.  Participants will gain insight into how to thoughtfully incorporate and highlight material on Indigenous issues into their courses.

Learn more»
Image

Celebrating One Year of CBME

Acting Dean Chris Simpson and decanal leadership will be holding an informal reception to celebrate the successful launch of CBME and everyone's outstanding efforts towards accreditation this year. Join them at the School of Medicine on June 7th from 5-7 PM.  

Read More»
Image

Community Open House

You are invited to a behind-the-scenes look at our world-class educational anatomy facility to learn how health professionals and other students learn about the structures of the human body.

We will be offering a limited number of FREE tours during which you will be given the opportunity to view our Museum of Human Anatomy and learn about the critical contribution that the Human Body Donor Program makes to education and research at Queen’s University.

 

Learn more»
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Bracken Library launches two new resources

Bracken Library is pleased to announce two new resources this fall. The first one is Read By QxMD. If you are not familiar with this app, we believe you will be very happy to join the many users who find it amazing: the links to full-text purchased by Queen’s or free on the web are literally one click away. You can create a profile with your favourite journals, your areas of interest and specific keywords and email reminders let you know when new content is available. It is available for iPhone, iPad, Android and web.

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