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A short history of the Northern Ontario School of Medicine

A short history of the Northern Ontario School of Medicine

The dream of a medical school in Northern Ontario dates back to at least the 1970s when the Ontario government agreed to fund a medical school at McMaster University in… Read more »

Full circle from charter class student to NOSM prof

Full circle from charter class student to NOSM prof

Sault Ste. Marie pediatrician reflects on 10-year journey Ten years ago, excitement and trepidation accompanied Dr. Jonathan Della Vedova on his first day of medical school at the Northern Ontario… Read more »

Sense of camaraderie unites charter class members

Sense of camaraderie unites charter class members

Focus on NOSM’s unique distributed, community-engaged and socially accountable model of medical education was clear from day one New Liskeard’s Dr. Megan Messenger walked through the doors of NOSM 10… Read more »

Medical school makes a difference in Chapleau

Medical school makes a difference in Chapleau

Three NOSM grads set up practice in community formerly dependent on locums No community in Northern Ontario has benefited more from the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) than Chapleau…. Read more »

Investment in NOSM money well spent

Investment in NOSM money well spent

NOSM grads rectifying the maldistribution of physicians in Ontario Preliminary data from the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) Tracking Study indicates that Canada’s newest medical school is fulfilling its… Read more »

Local NOSM Groups welcome learners

Local NOSM Groups welcome learners

Groups serve as welcoming committee for learners, residents, allied professionals When the Northern Ontario School of Medicine’s third-year students fan out to the 15 communities across Northern Ontario for their… Read more »

Salute to NOSM Grads

Salute to NOSM Grads

The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) opened its doors to the first medical students in September 2005. Over the past ten years, NOSM has grown significantly and is now… Read more »

Compass North combines service, education, outreach

Compass North combines service, education, outreach

Student-led clinic in Thunder Bay provides community services and learning opportunities Six people gathered at Shelter House Thunder Bay for a one-hour workshop on anger management. As a group, they… Read more »

Medical school honours Dr. Jacques Abourbih

Medical school honours Dr. Jacques Abourbih

Sudbury urologist played major role in development of NOSM’s unique curriculum As a 13-year-old living in Cairo, Jacques Abourbih would have been hard pressed to find Sudbury, let alone Ontario… Read more »

Nicaragua program brings Sault College national attention

Nicaragua program brings Sault College national attention

Life-changing experience for nursing students Sault College’s nursing program has been awarded the Canadian Bureau for International Education’s (CBIE) Panorama Award in recognition of outstanding international education. On November 21,… Read more »

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