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Announcing the Dr. Jack V. Tu Award for Research

At this year’s Division of General Internal Medicine Research Day on June 6, 2019, we’ll be presenting the inaugural Dr. Jack V. Tu Award for Research. This award, named for the late Dr. Jack V. Tu, will be presented to the winner of the best oral abstract at Research Day. Dr. Tu, a general internist by training, was an internationally recognized cardiovascular health services researcher, and a strong supporter of student research.
May 23 / 2019

Congratulations to the 2019 Department of Medicine Award Recipients

The Department of Medicine’s Annual Awards acknowledge and celebrate faculty members who have generated and translated new knowledge, and demonstrated innovation in scholarship, research, teaching or clinical care. This year, at the Annual Day Awards Ceremony, the Department of Medicine will celebrate the following award winners:
May 15 / 2019

Chair's Column: Person-Centred Care Education: Putting the perspectives and experiences of our patients and families first

When we sit down with our patients, we know it’s important for us to see them for who they are as people. We know that each person has a unique story and lived experience that brought them into our care. We know that they are more than a combination of symptoms or co-morbidities, and more than a diagnostic problem to be solved.
May 8 / 2019