QROK CBME NEWSLETTERS
Published Thu Mar 30th 2017
NEW ACADEMIC COORDINATOR TO ONCOLOGY
Published Wed Jan 11th 2017
Please help me in welcoming Ms. Carissa Bird to the Department of Oncology. Carissa will be fulfilling the role of Academic Coordinator, part-time while Micheline embarks on Competency-Based Medical Education (CBME) Development for both Radiation and Medical Oncology, part-time.
A TOBACCO ENDGAME FOR CANADA
Published Wed Jan 11th 2017
View the 2016 Summit - Summary Report
CANCER TRIALS RECOGNIZED AS BEST IN THE WORLD
Published Wed Jun 8th 2016
Canadian Cancer Trials Group earned unprecedented distinction...read more
APPLICATIONS INVITED: ENDOWED CHAIR - DR. GILLIAN GILCHRIST CHAIR IN PALLIATIVE RESEARCH
Published Fri May 13th 2016
Queen’s University and Lakeridge Health invite...see more
QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY TO LEAD THE WAY IN CBME
Published Wed Jan 20th 2016
Queen’s University School of Medicine announced Tuesday that it will play a leading role in the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada’s initiative to transform specialty education from a time-based system to a competency-based medical education system.
DR. JOE PATER - OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENTS IN CANCER RESEARCH AWARD RECIPIENT
Published Wed Nov 4th 2015
The Canadian Cancer Research Alliance (CCRA) announced that Dr. Joseph Pater is the recipient of its award for Outstanding Achievements in Cancer Research.
Official CCRA announcement and Queen's announcement
DR. MICHAEL BRUNDAGE NAMED AS PRESIDENT-ELECT OF THE CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF RADIATION ONCOLOGY
Published Thu Oct 8th 2015
ELIZABETH EISENHAUER ELECTED AS FELLOW TO THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF CANADA
Published Thu Oct 8th 2015
Elizabeth Eisenhauer, a leader in the investigation of cancer drug delivery and cancer clinical trials. Dr. Eisenhauer’s work has led to new standards of cancer treatment and new understandings of how the molecular mechanisms of cancer can be altered by therapeutic invention. From 2006-2009, Dr. Eisenhauer served as president of the National Cancer Institute of Canada, and in 2013, she was electe...
RADIATION ONCOLOGY RESIDENT RECEIVES ESTEEMED AWARD
Published Wed Jun 10th 2015
Congratulations to Dr. Kadir Mullings, PGY5 in Radiation Oncology, one of the two recipients of the Beatrice and Harold Cohen Prize in Medical Ethics. Well done and well deserved.
DR. DAVID M. BERMAN APPOINTED DIRECTOR, QUEEN'S CANCER RESEARCH INSTITUTE
Published Thu Feb 12th 2015
David Berman has been appointed Director, Queen’s Cancer Research Institute for an initial term from January 1, 2015 to June 30, 2020. Dr. Berman succeeds Dr. Roger Deeley who has held the appointment since August 1, 2003. This appointment is made by Alan Harrison, Provost and Vice-Principal (Academic) on the recommendation of Richard Reznick, Dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences.
DYNAMED REPLACES UP-TO-DATE
Published Fri Oct 31st 2014
Queen’s now has access to Dynamed, a comprehensive point-of-care tool (POC). Dynamed is getting excellent reviews as is its companion, Isabel, which is a differential diagnosis POC tool.
You can take a look at both of these, and more, on this page: http://guides.library.queensu.ca/poct . Your Net ID is required.
ONTARIO TUMOUR BANK CELEBRATES 10TH ANNIVERSARY
Published Tue Oct 28th 2014
DR. CHRISTOPHER BOOTH NAMED THE TIER 2 CANADA RESEARCH CHAIR
Published Fri Oct 17th 2014
Four outstanding Queen’s professors have been named Canada Research Chairs, including Oncology's Dr. Christopher Booth.
The Canada Research Chairs program invests approximately $265 million per year to make Canada one of the world’s top countries in research and development. Chairholders are leading researchers in their areas and improve Canada’s depth of knowledge in the natural sciences, ...
ONCOLOGY EDUCATION STRATEGIC PLAN
Published Mon Jul 28th 2014
The Department of Oncology recently launched their Education Strategic Plan for 2014-2016.
CANCER TRIALS GETS A HUGE BOOST!
Published Thu May 29th 2014
The NCIC Clinical Trials Group (CTG) at Queen’s University has been awarded $15 million in funding from the U.S. National Institutes of Health through the U.S. National Cancer Institute (NCI) to strengthen.....
Three faculty members elected to Canadian Academy of Health Sciences
Published Thu Sep 26th 2013
Grant Competition Results
Published Tue Sep 24th 2013
Results of the first Department of Oncology/KGH Foundation Interdisciplinary Cancer Research Grant and Clinical Train Grant competitions. See list
R1 CaRMS Interview Date
Published Tue Sep 3rd 2013
The R1 CaRMS interview date for Radiation Oncology Oncology is Monday, January 27/2014.
Radiation Oncology welcomes Allison Ashworth back!
Published Wed Jul 10th 2013
...this time, as an Attending Radiation Oncologist. Allison completed her residency training here and went on to fulfill a one-year Fellowship at the London Health Sciences Centre.
Lucky for us, Allison wanted to be back in Kingston at a time when we needed someone to. Welcome back Allison - it's great to have you here!
Radiation Oncology Residents pass!!
Published Wed Jun 26th 2013
The Radiation Oncology Residency Training Program is proud to announce that our 3 senior residents were successful in their recent Royal College examinations.
Congratulations to Marc-Emile Plourde, Michelle Ferguson and Darwin Yip!!
Queen's Scientists receive prestigious award
Published Mon Jun 24th 2013
Congratulations to Drs. Christopher Booth and Alan Lomax on their receipt of the Mihran and Mary Basmajian Award, presented each year by the Faculty of Health Sciences in recognition of outstanding research.