The University of Saskatchewan came to the end of its search for the new dean of the College of Medicine after Dr. Preston Smith was announced as having accepted the position on Dec. 17, 2013.
Preston Smith was the third candidate to present for the position of dean of the College of Medicine. He pitched his vision for the college come 2020 on Nov. 4, 2013.
The second candidate for the position of dean of the College of Medicine presented his vision for the college’s next seven years on Oct. 29. The University of Saskatchewan’s College of Medicine has been without a permanent dean since Bill Albritton resigned in 2012. The Dean Search Committee is now on their second round of
John Conly — a professor from the department of microbiology, immunology and infectious diseases at the University of Calgary, gave a presentation on his vision for the College of Medicine on Oct. 28.
The areas of weakness that led to the College of Medicine being put on probation have been made public.
The University of Saskatchewan’s College of Medicine has been put on probation for a second time, as anticipated by the university’s president.
On Sept. 20 and 21, the University of Saskatchewan College of Medicine will host the second annual Global Health Conference.
Sometimes the degree you start isn't the degree for you.
On Sept. 4, the College of Medicine released its plan to restructure the college and address accreditation issues.
It took almost a year but university administrators and the College of Medicine faculty finally have a plan they agree on.