NOSM Deputy Dean Awarded CIHR Funding for Research in Opioid Dependence
Dr. David Marsh, NOSM Deputy Dean and Senior Associate Dean of Community Engagement, along with a team of national addiction medicine experts, was recently awarded more than $435,000 in research funding from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). Spanning a three-year term, this project will further investigate the treatment of long-term opioid dependence using injection hydromorphone following to previous successful clinical trials in this area.
Team Awesome NOSM wins Gold at the Thunder Bay Dragon Boat Festival
Congratulations to team Awesome NOSM for winning gold in their division at the 2015 Thunder Bay Dragon Boat Festival! This year's team exceeded expectations by shaving off more than 30 seconds from last year's time to finish with a best time of 2:19:59, proving that Awesome NOSM can indeed paddle with the best of them. Congratulations to the NOSM staff, faculty, and students who competed this past weekend!
NOSM Congratulates Newest Alumni
On Thursday, July 23, 2015 the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) celebrates the completion of the newest class of Registered Dietitians from the Northern Ontario Dietetic Internship Program (NODIP). Ceremonies are held in four locations: NOSM at Lakehead University in Thunder Bay, NOSM at Laurentian University in Sudbury, as well as NODIP sites in Barrie and Sault Ste. Marie. Congratulations to each of our 12 graduates! On behalf of the faculty and staff at NOSM, we applaud your accomplishments. Best wishes for your continued success as Registered Dietitians!