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The making of a medical school

The making of a medical school

Starting a new medical school doesn’t just happen.  The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) became a reality as a result of the commitment, determination, and hard work of many… Read more »

Celebrating a shared dream

Celebrating a shared dream

NOSM celebrated graduation of first students from M.D. program in May. This past academic year has been a particularly special year for the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM). In… Read more »

The realization of a dream

The realization of a dream

You have to give credit to the Charter Class of the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) M.D. program. These students are a remarkably courageous group of people who signed… Read more »

NOSM’s commitment to continuing ed

NOSM’s commitment to continuing ed

The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) has created a unique model of medical education that seeks to address the specific health-care needs of all Northerners. One cornerstone is our… Read more »

A year of milestones for medical school

A year of milestones for medical school

The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) has been extremely fortunate to attract participants from communities across Northern Ontario to assist in delivering our unique model of distributed medical education…. Read more »

Physicians across North contribute to NOSM success

Physicians across North contribute to NOSM success

If you ask medical students, they will tell you that what makes their medical education so great is the enthusiasm and vitality of the physician clinical teachers. In Northern Ontario,… Read more »

Mystery of the missing geriatricians

Mystery of the missing geriatricians

Dear Editor,I wrote yesterday about the winter issue’s claim that there is only one geriatrician in Northern Ontario. I said that some physicians might dispute that claim. On further consideration,… Read more »

A busy spring for Northern health professionals

A busy spring for Northern health professionals

As I write this, I am quite literally half a world away from Northern Ontario – in Calabar, Nigeria – attending the 8th Wonca World Rural Health Conference. It is… Read more »

Putting Northern Ontario on the global medical map

Putting Northern Ontario on the global medical map

A couple of years ago, Dr. Dan Hunt, who was then NOSM Vice Dean, Academic Activities, was invited to attend a gathering of North American medical educators in Miami Beach…. Read more »

A medical journal for Northern Ontario

A medical journal for Northern Ontario

This premiere issue of the Northern Ontario Medical Journal is a natural extension of the evolving health-care community in Northern Ontario. Focused on the people, places, institutions and research across… Read more »

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