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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 »

Med students hear from panel on breast cancer

Med students hear from panel on breast cancer

Cancer survivors and Sudbury research scientist Dr. Amadeo Parissenti address NOSM students Northern Ontario School of Medicine students in Sudbury and Thunder Bay got a glimpse of what it’s like… Read more »

Salute to NOSM graduates

Salute to NOSM graduates

Since opening its doors in 2005, the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) has trained health professionals with an affinity for the North. Many of these physicians, registered dietitians, physician… Read more »

Students hold interprofessional SimChallenge

Students hold interprofessional SimChallenge

Lakehead Interprofessional Student Society promotes collaboration While strolling through campus one bright, frigid afternoon, you notice an elderly man wearing a blue hospital gown limping towards the medical school building…. Read more »

Breast cancer patients address NOSM students

Breast cancer patients address NOSM students

Medicine on such an intimate level Paula Peroni said she remembers thinking at times she was her own worst enemy as she looked at herself in the mirror in the… Read more »

Living the dream

Living the dream

Maria Sokolova was 16 when she attended NOSM’s first summer camp. Today, she’s a second-year med student It’s hard to know how many lives have been changed by the Northern… Read more »

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