Strategic Areas of Focus

Education


Our Education Vision

Our vision is to improve learning opportunities for all faculty members, from students to professor emeriti. This will be accomplished by developing competency-based education for undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate programs; establishing lifelong learning for all interested faculty; implementing a social accountability framework through all levels of education; and enhancing basic science education through strengthened relationships with the Faculty of Science and the basic science departments.


5-Year Vision

  ☐  Our learning environment (experience and excel)
Ensure a humanistic and supportive environment that enhances learning.

  ☐  Our programs (build and experience)
• Inter-professional and collaborative education within and between FoMD programs.

  ☐  Our faculty (excel, engage and sustain)
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Culture of educational scholarship and excellence.
Culture that fosters and champions distinction and distinctiveness in teaching, learning, research, and service.

  ☐  Our communities (build, engage and sustain)
• Engage communities to create reciprocal learning experiences, research projects, partnerships, and collaborations.
• Sustain our people, our work, and the environment by attracting and stewarding the necessary resources.
• Attract and maintain international and global partners.

Goals to deliver in 2019 

  ☐  Build and expand our academic technologies to support education innovation.

  ☐  Expansion of our Office of Advocacy & Wellbeing to include faculty.

  ☐  Creation of social accountability pillar.

  ☐  Focus on increased support for the Indigenous Health Initiative Program and the Director.