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Chair's Column

We're Better Together

When I interviewed for the position of Chair, I was asked to lay out my vision for the future of the department and describe what success would look like. Perhaps naively, I stated that one measure of success would be a demonstrable increase in the proportion of faculty engaged in city-wide initiatives. I hoped that we as a department would better leverage the richness of resources that we as a University and city possess to advance our vision to meaningfully impact health through education, research and the translation of new knowledge into better care and health outcomes. Read more.

Vice-Chair, Research, Column

Research Update


When I assumed the Vice-Chair, Research, role in the Department of Medicine one year ago, I was incredibly impressed with the breadth of talent in our department. We have world renowned scientists and investigators who are at the forefront of discovery. In this edition of DoM Matters I am pleased to update you on some of the important platforms spearheaded by the DoM Research Committee. Read more.
 

Featured Collaboration

The HIV Network

There is a really vibrant and productive HIV research community around Toronto, and the group is not nearly as balkanized as people from other centres sometimes think. I’m lucky to be supported by the OHTN Chair in HIV/AIDS Research, and part of my mandate is to try and connect researchers, policy makers and community members from around the city, since when you get all of these people “around the table” we can really translate new knowledge into practice. Read more.

Announcements & Events

Appointments & Awards


Appointments and Award Recipients: Nov. 2016

New Faculty, New Faces


Welcome the Department's new recruits
 
The Department of Medicine support staff wish you and yours season's greetings and happy holidays. We will be out of the office from December 21st, 2016, returning in the New Year on January 2, 2017.
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