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Dr. Lori Livingston Appointed to NOSM Board of Directors

Using a combination of video- and tele-conference connectivity across Northern Ontario, the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) held a regular meeting of the Board of Directors on Wednesday, March 9, 2011.

Members of the Board approved the Financial Report for the period ending December 31, 2010, and a new member was appointed to the Board of Directors. Dr. Lori Livingston, Dean, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences at Lakehead University in Thunder Bay, was inducted into the Board comprised of 35 members from across Northern Ontario. Dr. Livingston was appointed by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities.

The Directors received reports from several Board Committees, including the Finance and Audit, Quality Monitoring, Executive, Governance, Nominating, and Advancement Committees.

The Directors also received reports from the School’s Academic Council, Aboriginal Reference Group, and Francophone Reference Group.

The next meeting of the Board of Directors is the Annual Board Retreat Meeting scheduled for May 12-14, 2011 in Sioux Lookout, Ontario.

For further information, please contact:

Dr. Brian Stevenson, Chair of the Board of Directors
Northern Ontario School of Medicine
Tel. 807-343-8200

Dominic Giroux, Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors
Northern Ontario School of Medicine
Tel. 705-675-1151, Ext. 3410

Kim Daynard, Director of Communications
Northern Ontario School of Medicine
Tel. 705-662-7171 Cell 705-507-4407



 

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The Northern Ontario School of Medicine is committed to the education of high quality physicians and health professionals, and to international recognition as a leader in distributed, learning-centered, community-engaged education and research. 

Kimberley Larkin
Communications Officer
Phone: 705-662-7243
Email: klarkin@nosm.ca 

 

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