NOSM to Celebrate 10th Anniversary in Sault Ste. Marie
The 2015-2016 academic year
marks 10 years since the Northern Ontario Medical School (NOSM) welcomed its
inaugural class of medical students. Over the last decade, the School has
worked with communities across the region to build a healthier Northern
From June 20-25, 2016, NOSM
will be hosting the International conference on Community Engaged Medical
Education in the North (ICEMEN), which will attract over 300 leading
researchers from Canada and around the world to Northern Ontario.
Held in Sault Ste. Marie,
the city is one of over 90 communities across the region to host NOSM learners.
It is very significant that
the School’s 10th anniversary celebrations is being held in Sault
Ste. Marie, as the city hosted a curriculum development workshop when NOSM was
preparing to admit the inaugural MD class. While there have been modifications
since, the unique curricular model developed at the Sault Ste. Marie meeting is
still in use, and has been a key feature of NOSM’s international reputation in
NOSM is concluding its year
of 10th Anniversary celebrations with a very special reception and dinner. Join
past, present, and future friends of NOSM and share your Stories Around the Campfire. The evening will include a rich
cultural experience with our Indigenous and Francophone community partners,
including a welcome by the Chief of the traditional territory Batchewana First
Date: Thursday, June 23, 2016
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: The Machine Shop, 75 Huron Street, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
Tickets are limited. Cash
$100/person | $950/table of 10 | $750/table of 8
Dress is casual. All community members are encouraged to attend!
To purchase tickets in
Sault Ste. Marie, please visit any Scotiabank branch.
To purchase tickets from
any other location, please visit bit.ly/NOSM10.
questions regarding NOSM’s 10th Anniversary Celebration, kindly
contact Kate Beatty, NOSM’s Director of Equity and Quality at 705-662-7205 or
by email to email@example.com.
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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.