It’s time to nominate the 2017 Most Valuable Person award to a deserving member of the Faculty of Dentistry staff. This is a great opportunity to have a colleagues recognized at the Staff Dinner for their outstanding contributions to the Faculty…
Dr. Samer Abi Nader has accepted the responsibility of a new role in the Faculty as Assistant Dean (Academic). This role has been created in recognition of the increasing complexity and work load involved in the overall management of the DMD curriculum, including its content, the selection and evaluation of students and the program’s organization. In this role, Sam will be…
It was a festive atmosphere with much laughter at the 2016 Academic and Supporting Staff Holiday dinner. Bow ties, sparkles and many smiles at downtown’s Essence restaurant where everyone gathered to celebrate the upcoming Holidays but also to…
2016-2017 Executive Committee Members for the McGill Dental Student Society and respective classes President: Arij Kazmi VP: Gabriel Icho VP Finance: Allen Chen VP Socials: Jaspreet Grewal and Jordan Albino VP Health and Wellness: Alexandra Rabalski VP External Affairs: Ivy Lin VP Communications: Melinda Barmash SSMU Representative: Mohammad Nassani DMD2 Class Council Class [...]
Convocation week began this year with the Health Sciences ceremony, and Dentistry graduates were the first ones to be called to the stage. The Prime Minister himself tweeted congratulatory words to new graduates; what a way to finish your degree! Have a look at a selection of photos from the Dentistry Convocation Luncheon here. For the full series of pictures, visit our Facebook page.
The Divison of Biomedical Sciences announces the winners of the Best Papers 2015 competition. The best three papers (by a graduate student) are chosen by the BMS Executive Committee. Judging criteria was quality of the data, quality of the journal, and potential impact of the findings. Find out who the winners are here.
Dr. Shahrokh Esfandiari can never be too busy! He has recently been named as the Senate Representative in the Advisory Committee for the Selection of the Dean of Students. Find out more about the Committee’s composition here..
Winning the Dr. Howard S. Katz Award for Excellence in Teaching is an honour that Dr. Shahrokh Esfandiari does not take lightly. A constant advocate for evidence-based teaching, Dr. Esfandiari shares some thoughts with us about winning this award. Read more here.
Over the past weeks the Faculty has held its first two Clinical Education Courses led by Dr. Richard Hovey, Director of Faculty Development. These meetings marked the inauguration of our newly formed Faculty development initiative. The meetings were wildly successful, “this is by far the largest and most enthusiastic group we have ever attracted to session on clinical teaching,” says Dr. Jeff Myers, Associate Dean Clinical Affairs. Read the full story here.