Northern Ontario School of Medicine hosting a virtual information session on MD program admissions
The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) will be hosting virtual information sessions for individuals interested in applying to the MD Program. These sessions are held annually in conjunction with the opening of the new admission cycle. Learn about the admission requirements and application process at the following information sessions: Date: Thursday, June 25, 2020 Time: 6:30 p.m. EST Date: Tuesday, June 30, 2020 Time: 6:30 p.m. EST Registration is required for these events. 2020 Admissions Information Session Registration ...Read more MD program admissions.
NOSM and Associated Medical Services Announce Historic First: Research Chair in Indigenous Health and Traditional Medicine
The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) and Associated Medical Services (AMS) are pleased to announce the historic appointment of Dr. Darrel Manitowabi as the NOSM-AMS Hannah Chair in the History of Indigenous Health and Indigenous Traditional Medicine for a five year renewable term effective July 1, 2020. “The Northern Ontario School of Medicine is deeply honoured to have Dr. Darrel Manitowabi take on this valuable position,” says Dr. Sarita Verma, NOSM Dean, President and CEO. “We are taking another major step in addressing how colonialism has affected the health and wellbeing of First Nations communities by no longer a...Read more.
NOSM Reiterates its Position Against Racism
NOSM stands strong with its foundational values of social accountability, collaboration, inclusiveness and respect. We continue our commitment to equity, increasing diversity, and strengthening the culture of inclusion at our school. Racism has no place at NOSM. What is NOSM doing? On May 28, 2020, NOSM announced the appointment of Dr. Joseph LeBlanc, as Associate Dean, Equity and Inclusion. On June 2, 2020, Dr. Sarita Verma, NOSM Dean, President and CEO, issued a blog vowing to come together to stop racism in its tracks. In June 2020, NOSM will launch the Respect the Difference movement to influence wider change in the c...Read more.