Weekly Update Newsletter 

Cover- Update Nov 26, 2021

Department of Medicine Update November 26, 2021

In this Issue

  • Dr. Kanjana Perera Wins Department of Medicine Annual Award for Associate Professors
  • Dr. Flavia Kessler Borges Wins Prestigious Investigator Award
  • Dr. Christine Ribic Appointed Division Director of Nephrology
  • Chair’s Medical Grand Rounds: Obesity Bias and Racism in Medicine – Similarities and Challenges 
  • Change in Office Staffing 
  • Live Holiday Performance For Front Line Workers 
  • Equity, Diversity, Inclusion & Indigenous Health Equity Speaker Serie
  • Publication of the Week 
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The Update Cover-Nov 19

Department of Medicine Update November 19, 2021

In this Issue

  • Dr. Aristeidis Katsanos Appointed Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Perioperative Care Congress 2021
  • Medical Grand Rounds:  Subtype Classification of Type 2 Diabetes : A march towards more personalized care
  • COVID-19 Exigency To Have Better Healthcare Systems For Seniors 
  • IMPORTANT Announcement: Departmental Finance Committee 
  • Publication of the Week
  • Sock Drive for Hamilton Shelters

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The Update Cover - Nov 12

Department of Medicine Update November 12, 2021

In this Issue

  • Dr. Simon Oczkowski Wins Department of Medicine Annual Award for Associate Professors
  • Dr. Teresa Chan: Supporting Doctors as Learners 
  • Medical Grand Round on "Surviving Sepsis 2021 - Some Conditions Apply"
  • Important Update on “All-In” Alternate Funding Plan  
  • Diversity and Climate Survey
  • Faculty CVs Deadline
  • 2022 Annual CMPA Invoices With Fee Reduction – Available Now 
  • Call for Letters of Intent  - Transforming Tomorrow Today

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Department of Medicine Update November 5, 2021

In this Issue

  • Dr. Betty Chui Wins Department of Medicine Annual Award for Associate Professors
  • Dr. Suresh Menon Awarded Department of Medicine Annual Award for Associate Professors
  • Chair’s Medical Grand Rounds with Dr. Kaveh Shojania
  • Holiday Gala Dinner and Dance
  • Travelling as McMaster Faculty
  • Publication of the Month
  • Apply now for McMaster’s Winter 2022 Strategic Leaders Program.

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Department of Medicine Update October 29, 2021

In this Issue

  • Dr. Imran Satia Wins Career Award
  • Chair’s Medical Grand Rounds: Reshaping research priorities to match the massive crises we face
  • Dr. Salim Yusuf: Using Big-Picture Thinking to Improve Global Health 
  • Faculty CVs Deadline, November 15 
  • Publication of the Week
  • MacPFD Wikipedia Workshop Series
  • HHS – Quality Improvement Rounds
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Department of Medicine Update October 22, 2021

In this Issue

  • Dr. Michelle Zeller and Dr. Kerstin de Wit receive Annual Award for Associate Professors
  • Medical Grand Rounds: Upper Extremity and Line-Associated Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Dr. Matthew Lanktree: Predicting Kidney Disease Before It Starts
  • Deadline to submit Publications and Editorials - October 29
  • Fall Bootcamps for Grad Students
  • Publication of the Week
  • Ontario Research Fund Research Excellence Round 11 

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The weekly Update Cover- oct 15

Department of Medicine Update October 15, 2021

In this Issue

  • Dr. Jason Cheung awarded Annual Award for Associate Professors
  • Important Reminder: 5 Year Report for Chair's Review
  • COVID-19 Update for Physicians
  • REMINDER: COVID-19 Update for Staff and Faculty
  • Medical Grand Rounds
  • Publications

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Department of Medicine Update October 8, 2021

 

In this Issue

  • Dr. Jennifer Tsang Awarded Department of Medicine Annual Award for  Associate Professors
  • Chair's Medical Grand Rounds on impact of COVID-19 pandemic on health workers
  • Global Outreach: Uganda, Afghanistan, Syria
  • Call for Applications for Director, Division of Nephrology
  • Integrating ORCID iD 
  • Reminder: Vaccination Policy

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Cover- Weekly Update October 1

Department of Medicine Weekly Update October 1, 2021

In this Issue

  • IMPORTANT! Travel Update for the Department of Medicine
  • Department of Medicine Annual Awards 2021
  • CHAIR'S MEDICAL GRAND ROUNDS, October 7
  • Dr. Alim Pardhan, Advocate for Gender Equity in Medicine 
  • Publication of the Month
  • Publication of the Week
  • Ontario Research Fund

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Cover- Weekly Update Sept 24

Department of Medicine Weekly Update September 24, 2021


In this Issue

  • Dr. Dr. Shamir Mehta Appointed the First Douglas Holder/PHRI Chair in Interventional Cardiology
  • Mrs. Jan Taylor, Recipient of the 2021 Program Administrator Award for Excellence
  • Dr. Azim Gangji, Recipient of the  2021 Program Director of the Year Award 
  • Dr. Elena Verdu: Unlocking the Mysteries of Our Gut Bacteria
  • Communities of Practice Leadership Retreat
  • Medical Rounds on Bringing Dignity to Medical Education: A question we should be asking
  • McMaster Experts on the Spotlight!
  • Publication of the Week
  • Equity, Diversity, Inclusion & Indigenous Health Equity Speaker

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Cover-The Update sept 17

Department of Medicine Weekly Update September 17, 2021

In this Issue

  • Dr. Leslie Martin Appointed Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program
  • Dr. William F. McIntyre Appointed Assistant Professor, Division of Cardiology
  • Global Connections -  Building Healthcare Capacity in the Developing World
  • Launch of the McMaster Seed Fund
  • Call for Nominations: University Scholar
  • Publication of the Week
  • A Conversation About Indigenous Inclusion
  • AFP Innovation Grant Competition

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Department of Medicine Weekly Update September 10, 2021

In this Issue

  • Dr. Teresa Chan is Honoured with Royal College Award 
  • Dr. Smitha Kacheri Pathayappura Appointed Assistant Professor, Division of Dermatology
  • Dr. Justin Lee Appointed Assistant Professor, Division of Geriatric Medicine
  • Innovation in Education, a Feature Story with Dr. Lori Whitehead and Dr. Azim
  • Emergency Medicine, Future Directions & Highlights
  • McMaster's Vaccination Policies
  • Chair’s Medical Grand Rounds, Town Hall: What is New With COVID-19?

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Cover-Sept 3

Department of Medicine Weekly Update September 3, 2021

In this Issue

  • Adapting the Clerkship Program During Covid-19
  • Key Highlights from Thrombosis & Atherosclerosis Research Institute
  • Achievements in the Division of Education and Innovation
  • Dr. Kimberley Lewis Appointed Assistant Professor, Division of Critical Care
  • Dr. Joanna Dionne Appointed Assistant Professor, Division of Critical Care
  • Dr. Christopher Stallwood, Assistant Professor, Division of Gastroenterology
  • MacCheck and screening for the Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Publication of the Week/Month

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Cover- The Weekly Update August 27

Department of Medicine Weekly Update August 27, 2021

In this Issue

  • Key Highlights in the Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • $100M+ Endowment Fund for Health Research
  • Achievements in the Division of Critical Care
  • Dr. Paul Moayyedi Appointed Editor-in-Chief of Gastroenterology
  • Dr. Minan Abbas Appointed Assistant Professor, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • Dr. Sameer Sharif Appointed Assistant Professor, Division of Emergency Medicine
  • Chair’s Medical Grand Rounds, Town Hall: What is New With COVID-19?

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Cover-August 13

Department of Medicine Weekly Update August 13, 2021

 

In this Issue

  • A Message from the President and Vice-Chancellor, Dr. David Farrar
  • Major Developments in the Division of Clinical Immunology & Allerg
  • Applying Past Lessons to Stop the Spread of COVID-19
  • McMaster’s Board of Governors Approval
  • Dr. Faiza Khokhar Appointed Assistant Professor, Division of Rheumatology
  • International Outreach and Emergency Support to Uganda: COVID-19

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Cover-July 30

Department of Medicine Weekly Update July 30, 2021

    In this issue

    • Annual Report 2018-2020, a Video Message from the Chair, Dr. Mark Crowther
    • Royal College Subspecialty of Adult Palliative Medicine
    • McMaster Student Residences Will Require COVID Vaccinations
    • HHS Internal Memo: Child Maltreatment Reporting Requirements
    • Gartner Canada Healthcare Industry Forum: September 14th D&A/Vaccine Management
    • Innovative Approaches to Research in the Pandemic Context  

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    Cover-July 16

    Department of Medicine Update July 16, 2021

      In this Issue

      • Dr. Maria Fe Cruz Medina, Appointed Assistant Professor
      • Dr. Derek Chu Appointed Assistant Professor
      • Dr. PJ Devereaux, Recipient of Distinguished Lecturer Award in Cardiovascular Sciences
      • Gairdner Early Career Investigator Competition  
      • The COVID-19 Vaccine Confidence Virtual Townhall!
      • CFI Major Science Initiatives (MSI) 2023 Competition  

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      Cover-July 9

      Department of Medicine Update July 9, 2021

      In this issue

      • Dr. Alexandra Papaioannou Ranked Top  Clinical Scholar
      • Dr. Nader Khalidi, Division Director, Rheumatology
      • Dr. Renate Kahlke, Assistant Professor, Division of Education and Innovation
      • Benefit Year Ending June 30
      • The Importance of Vacation 
      • COVID-19 Update: A message for the faculty and staff of the Faculty of Health Sciences
      • McMaster Update in Thromboembolism

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      cover-June 25

      Department of Medicine Update June 25, 2021

      In this Issue

      • Dr. Dominik Mertz, MSA President’s Award Recipient
      • McMaster Offers Sincere Condolences to Indigenous Communities
      • NEJM Journal Invites Medical Professionals for Paid Editorial Fellowships
      • Faculty Town Halls: Back to Mac
      • FHS Research Needs Assessment - Registration
      • New Graduate Student Incentive Program

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      Cover-June 18

      Department of Medicine Update June 18, 2021

      In this Issue

      • Dr. Teresa Chan Appointed New Associate Dean, Continuing Professional Development, FHS
      • Recipient of AGE-WELL Emerging Entrepreneur Award
      • Dr Patricia Hewston, Recipient of AGE-WELL Emerging Entrepreneur Award
      • Urgent Need for More Vaccinators - "Let's Stomp Out #COVID"!
      • "Fully Converted" AFP at McMaster
      • CIHR University Delegate
      • PSI 2022 Research Trainee Fellowship Announcement 

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      cover-June 11

      Department of Medicine Update June 11, 2021

      In this Issue

      • Devastating Attack against a Muslim Canadian Family
      • Back to Mac Virtual Town Halls 
      • 2021 Department of Medicine Virtual Annual General Meeting
      • CCTC 2021 - Summer Blitz Series 
      • Chair’s Medical Grand Rounds: New Concepts in Preventing Asthma Exacerbations
      • Medical Grand Rounds: Lyme disease update in 2021 
      • Health Innovations at McMaster University

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      cover-June 4

      Department of Medicine Update June 4, 2021 

      In this Issue

      • Statement of Response Regarding the Kamloops Indian Residential School Discovery
      • The Women in Medicine Summit #IStandWithHerAwards
      • Remembering Dr. Clive Kearon
      • Leadership Development Opportunity
      • Research Day Winners for Chair's Weekly
      • New Graduate Student Incentive Program
      • Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Forum, June 24th, 2021 

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