Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Cardiac Staff Matters 27/03/17

1. Congratulations to Dr. Davinder Jassal, whose promotion to the rank of Full Professor was approved by the Executive and Governance Committee of the University of Manitoba’s Board of Governors. This promotion is effective March 30th, 2017.

2. At the March 7, 2017 Teacher Recognition and Manitoba Medical Students Association (MMSA) Teaching Awards dinner, Dr. Clarence Khoo received the Med 1/Class of 2019 Award for Innovation and Dr. Anita Soni received the award for Best Course, Med 1 for the Cardiovascular course. This is wonderful recognition of the individuals, but also of the excellent teaching done within the program. Congratulations to both of you!

3. Another honour was achieved by Dr. Shuangbo Liu, Chief Resident Adult Cardiology, who was the recipient of the Dean of Medicine’s Education and Research Fellowship Fund 2017.


A warm welcome is extended to Julio Molina, who started last week in the permanent position of Administrative Secretary in the CSP at SBH. Julio has over ten years of experience and will be a wonderful addition to the program. Glad you’re on board, Julio!

We have also hired a term secretary from April 2017 – May 2018. A warm welcome is extended to Cassandra Both, who is coming to us from Pharmacy. We’re happy to have you join us!