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Canadore’s health ‘Village’ to open this fall

Canadore’s health ‘Village’ to open this fall

The Village will enhance the delivery of community-based services using holistic care and healing, that we hope will be adopted by communities everywhere,” said the president and CEO of Canadore… Read more »

Cambrian launches health navigator program

Cambrian launches health navigator program

By Laura E. Young The world has always needed pilots and navigators to steer the stars, cross oceans and find a safe harbour. This September, Cambrian College is adding courses… Read more »

Construction starts on HSN Learners’ Centre

Construction starts on HSN Learners’ Centre

SUDBURY–Excavators are tearing through the asphalt, as work has started on the Learners’ Centre outside of the Emergency Department at Health Sciences North (HSN). The 28,000 square foot, state-of-the-art facility… Read more »

NOSM’s community-engaged learning model has grown into something extraordinary

NOSM’s community-engaged learning model has grown into something extraordinary

BY Dr. ROGER STRASSER Born out of a widespread community movement to build a sustained network of physicians and health-care professionals in northern communities, the Northern Ontario School of Medicine… Read more »

NOSM prof brings visions for medical education research

NOSM prof brings visions for medical education research

When most people think of research, they imagine scientists with white coats working in a lab with test tubes. What they don’t imagine is medical education research − but a… Read more »

‘Believe in your potential for success’

‘Believe in your potential for success’

Kevin Brousseau hails from Waswanipi in northern Quebec and is currently doing his comprehensive community clerkship in Timmins. BY NADINE ROBINSON “Tânte kekî iši-wîcihitân anohc?” is something Kevin Brousseau is… Read more »

Strasser: Partnering with First Nations

Strasser: Partnering with First Nations

The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) has engaged First Nations and Métis peoples from communities across Northern Ontario from the very early stages of development. In fact, Indigenous organizations… Read more »

NE LHIN funds PSW training in coastal communities

NE LHIN funds PSW training in coastal communities

Three proud graduates if PSW training. “You can’t take an elder away from their home and community. It’s heart wrenching.” – Heather Cranney, First Nations Community Health Development Lead with… Read more »

NOSM introduces remote First Nations residency program

NOSM introduces remote First Nations residency program

David Paul Achneepineskum, CEO, Matawa First Nations Management; Dr. Roger Strasser, NOSM Dean; and, Chief Elizabeth Atlookan, Eabametoong First Nation. NOSM, Matawa, and Eabametoong First Nation Create a unique family… Read more »

LU gets funding for workplace health and safety research

LU gets funding for workplace health and safety research

Laurentian University’s Centre for Research in Occupational Safety and Health (CROSH) will receive more than $300,000 in new research funding from the Ontario government. Ontario’s Minister of Energy and Sudbury… Read more »

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