Clinical Studies



Clinical Studies News Bulletin 


Monday, November 11, 2019




  • Dr. John Baird will be in Large Animal Medicine from November 11th- November 15th  
  • Dr. Stacy Tinkler will be in Large Animal Medicine from November 18th – December 6th 
  • Dr. Thomas Parmentier will be in Neurology from November 18th- November 22nd
  • Dr. Serene Lai will be in Neurology from November 25th- December 7th
  • Dr. Shari Raheb will be in Cardiology from November 25th- November 29th
    • Emergency and Critical Care Medicine
      We will be welcoming Dr. Patricia Biello back on February 17th when she starts a 2 year CL position in ECC
    • Emergency and Critical Care Medicine
      We will be hiring an 18-24 month ECCM position. Please consider serving or nominating someone to contribute to the committee. As a reminder, in accordance with the collective agreement - the committee must consist of 3 members elected by faculty members in the Department of Clinical Studies (at least 2 of the 3 must hold tenure) and up to 2 persons appointed by the Chair.  Please note that we cannot move the request to recruit forward to the Provost without an established selection committee. See attached for form.
    • Large Animal Surgery
      Assistant or Associate Professor- in progress
    • Large Animal Internal Medicine
      3 yr CL Assistant or Associate Professor- Dr. Amy Lack is interviewing November 14th and November 15th. Detailed itinerary will follow
    • Small Animal Surgery
      Assistant or Associate Professor- Advertisement is now posted
  2. OVC will once again be participating in ‘Adopt-a-Family’ for the holiday season. We have 4 families this season through The Children’s Foundation of Guelph and Wellington. Participation is completely voluntarily. There will be a poster board adorned with gift tags near the mailboxes in Clinical Studies as well as in the HSC Sunken Lounge later this week. These gift ideas have been provided with input from our adopted families. Please bring all unwrapped gifts and/or cash donations with the gift tag from the poster board to Vanessa Joy or Victoria Wentzell no later than end of day, Monday December 2nd.

    Tax receipts

    are available for any donation over $20 in value. Vanessa can provide you with the tax form as long as you have a receipt for your purchase.
  3. Dr. Anne Croy will be doing a lecture on Wednesday, November 13th at 3:30pm in LLC Rm 1714. See attached for poster. There is also a faculty meeting beforehand in PAHL Rm 1817 from 2:00-3:00pm.
  4. Fair November will take place from Thursday, November 14th- Sunday November 17th. It brings together some of the very best in Canadian homemade goods, such as from fashion, pottery, soaps and loats, treats, etc. See here for more information.
  5. The next deferred exam date is Thursday, November 28th from 6-7pm. If you have any students needing to write on this date please notify Vanessa beforehand.
  6. The Physical Resources United Way Auction is running until Tuesday, November 12th 12:30pm. Items up for bid can be found here. There are amazing item such as sports tickets, electronics, gift cards, and staff parking passes!
  7. Rames Salcedo’s Defence will take place on November 18th at 1:00pm. See attached for announcement.
  8. The Department of Human Health and Nutritional Sciences is recruiting for a nutrition study. See attached for poster.
  9. Would you like to win wine & LCBO gift cards while contributing to the United Way? Participate in OVC Wine Survivor! Registration will begin on Monday, October 21st and continue until Friday, November 15th. After registration, daily elimination draws will determine our final 3 survivors who will win the wine & gift cards (for full details see the attached document). So bring in your favourite wine to share with your colleagues and contribute to an excellent cause!  
  10. OVC SAS Graduate Program Services Drop-In Sessions are cancelled for Monday November 18th. GPAs will be available in their regular offices.
    This week’s seminar on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 will be held from 8:30-9:30am in LLC Rm 1714. Presenting this week:

    Allison Collier
    An Interesting Case of Anemia
    Case Advisor: Dr. Anthony Abrams-Ogg


    Massimo Delli-Rocili
    Case Advisor: TBD

  12. Save the Dates:

    MSc Cyclical Review

    is scheduled December 10 & 12. See your calendar for invitations.

    Graduate Student Research Presentations are scheduled on December 9 & 12, 2019. Details will follow.