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CAUT Bulletin Archives

September 2005

Clinical Faculty Committee Meets in Ottawa

Leading clinical faculty from medical schools across Canada met at CAUT in late August for the inauguration of CAUT’s Clinical Faculty Committee. Established by CAUT’s executive to advise on issues affecting clinical faculty, the new committee is focusing on challenges faced by clinical faculty in achieving the same rights and protections as all other academic staff at Canadian universities. Alan Jackson, a neurologist at Queen’s University was elected chair of the committee.

  1. Larry Reynolds, Professor & Head, Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba

  2. Daniel Guitton, Professor, Department of Neurology & Neurosurgery, Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University

  3. Gordon Guyatt, Professor, Department of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics & Department of Medicine, McMaster University

  4. Alan Kwan, Professor & Head, Division of General Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland

  5. James Turk, Executive Director, CAUT

  6. Bertha Garcia, Chair, Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Western Ontario & Chief, Department of Pathology, London Health Sciences Centre

  7. Jean Wilkins, Président, Association des médecins cliniciens enseignants de Montréal & Professeur, Département de pédiatrie, Faculté de Médecine, Université de Montréal

  8. Alan Jackson, Professor, Department of Medicine (Neurology) & Professor, Department of Microbiology & Immunology, Queen’s University

  9. Loretta Czernis, President, CAUT

  10. Colin Powell, Professor, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University & QEII Centre for Health Care of the Elderly

  11. Brenda Gallie, Head, Cancer Informatics, Ontario Cancer Institute, University Health Network & Professor, Departments of Ophthalmology, Molecular Medical Genetics & Medical Biophysics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto

  12. Carol Cass, Director of the Cross Cancer Institute at the University of Alberta

  13. Mark Boctor, Professor & Head, Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan

  14. Victor Catano, Chair, Academic Freedom & Tenure Committee, CAUT

Missing — Keith W. Brownell, Professor, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary; Derryck Smith, Head, Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, University of British Columbia & Head, Department of Psychiatry, Children’s & Women’s Health Centre of BC.