CMCC Digest

Health care and student volunteering

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As we continue to explore ways to flatten the curve and manage the impact of COVID-19, many of you have asked how you can help. Some of you may already be doing so. Thank you. Earlier this month, the provincial and federal governments put out calls to active and non-active health care providers, students and volunteers with health care experience to increase front-line capacity as the country continues to take action to stop the spread of COVID-19 and care for the front-line workers and those affected by the pandemic. Here’s…read more

MD Telephone Service for students, faculty and staff

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Dr. Joel Meredith, a 2001 CMCC graduate and also a medical physician has generously offered this special service to help us during this challenging time. He is a new CMCC faculty member now teaching the lab component for CD3305 Diagnosis and Symptomatology. He is located in Ottawa and is also on faculty at Queen’s. A message from Dr. Joel Meredith Dear CMCC students and colleagues, Now that our province is in an emergency state, I though I could do my share to help and am offering an MD Telephone Service for…read more

Welcome back, students!

Posted by in CMCC, Faculty, Students

CMCC is happy to welcome back students to our temporary elearning programs! Monday, March 23,  we held 28 small group learning sessions. And, by Wednesday, March 25, had delivered 72 small group sessions in Chiropractic Principles, Clinical Education, Diagnostic Imaging, Microbiology and Biochemistry.  We’ve also captured all of our lectures in Panopto. Earlier investment in technology has been key in enabling CMCC to offer the curriculum to students online in such a fast turnaround.  “We have students from as far away as Newfoundland and Pakistan online with us, as well as…read more

CMCC Undergraduate Awards Ceremony

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Congratulations to the students who received a total of $80,000 in cash and bursaries. During the ceremony, CMCC also honoured faculty member Dr. Sahar Bassaly, selected for the Award for Excellence in Teaching and Learning. The award is based on the candidate’s demonstrated passion for education, innovation in the classroom and the application of the principles of adult education in the classroom. Dr. Varsha Kumar was awarded the William Peek Faculty Award for excellence in teaching, based upon recommendations from students and peers. Click through to link to the list…read more

Remembrance Day

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Thank you to everyone who contributed to a very special Remembrance Day Ceremony. We were honoured to have Captain Aaron Judah speak to us of the impact of war and peacekeeping on modern day soldiers.  He was able to share with us the international participation in defeating ISIS, the depth of personal difficulty faced by those involved, and the role that chiropractors can play in their capacity to help individuals release internalized stress. He was joined by students Corporal Cole Maranger and Reservist Able Seaman Leah Robinson, of the Royal…read more

The Transition to Doctor of Chiropractic Ceremony

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    On August 26th, 2019 our new Year I students partook in the Transition to Doctor of Chiropractic Ceremony. This event takes place in the presence of faculty and notable persons in the profession. This year Dr. Hammerich officiated, while Dr.Tibbles presented scrolls with the Chiropractic Oath. Dr. Bradaric-Baus welcomed students into the program, and Caroline Brereton, CEO of the OCA, presented the class with  keychains. The ceremony signifies the beginning of students’ journeys to becoming Doctors of Chiropractic. Best of luck to the class of 2024!  

Pies for Parker U!

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Thanks to everyone who participated in our Pie Toss to benefit Parker University as it attempts to get back to business following tornado damage in October. Students’ Council raised over $800 to go directly to Parker’s Students’ Council.