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New dean named for NOSM

New dean named for NOSM

The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) has appointed Dr. Sarita Verma as Dean and CEO of NOSM effective July 1, 2019. The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) has… 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 connects with US university to improve First Nations health and education opportunities

NOSM connects with US university to improve First Nations health and education opportunities

Northern Ontario School of Medicine establishes cross-border project to improve opportunities for First Nation, Metis and Native American populations The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) and University of Minnesota… Read more »

A focus on francophone health

A focus on francophone health

From April 5-7, the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) held its sixth Francophone Symposium at Laurentian University. Among the 100 participants were health professionals, health organizations, NOSM students and… Read more »

NOSM residents to train in NAN communities

NOSM residents to train in NAN communities

Left to right are Matawa First Nation Management CEO David Paul Achneepineskum, NOSM Dean Dr. Roger Strasser and Eabametoong First Nation Chief Elizabeth Atlookan signing agreement establishing the Remote First… Read more »

NOSM receives state-of-the-art x-ray irradiator.

NOSM receives state-of-the-art x-ray irradiator.

The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) recently received a state-of-the-art x-ray irradiator. The x-ray irradiator machine, generously donated by Bruce Power, has been installed in NOSM’s medical school building… Read more »

Commentary: Dr. Roger Strasser

Commentary: Dr. Roger Strasser

  Many years ago, people used to say rural doctors were one of three things: missionaries, mercenaries or mad men. Missionaries were on a crusade to change the community to… Read more »

NOSM has changed the medical landscape

NOSM has changed the medical landscape

It’s been more than a decade since that day in 2005 when Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty cut the ribbon at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine, and the charter class… Read more »

Generalist medical education in Northern Ontario

Generalist medical education in Northern Ontario

Earlier this year (April 8-12), I attended the first World Summit on Social Accountability in Tunisia, a conference that brought together 450 participants, including 150 students, from all parts of… Read more »

NOSM grads change the conversation

NOSM grads change the conversation

Ten years ago, a local newspaper published an editorial that really stuck with me. On September 14, 2005—the day after the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM), Canada’s newest medical… Read more »

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