Dr. Aberman named Interim Campus Dean, NOMS-WESTDistinguished Canadian medical educator Dr. Arnie Aberman has been named Interim Campus Dean of NOMS-West, the Lakehead University site of the Northern Ontario Medical School, NOMS Founding Dean Roger Strasser announced today.
...Dr. Aberman served with NOMS previously as the Consulting Dean from February to August 2002.
has been a good friend to NOMS
, and a good friend to me personally, so this feels more like a reunion than an appointment."
"It's critical that we maintain momentum here at NOMS West
, and Dr. Aberman
will certainly provide the necessary credibility and commitment to ensure that that will be the case."Dr. Aberman, formerly the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine and Vice Provost at the University of Toronto, will take up his post in Thunder Bay immediately.He
replaces Dr. Louis Francescutti who resigned as NOMS-West Campus Dean last week for family reasons.Dr. Aberman will remain as Campus Dean, NOMS-West until a full-time successor is found, Dr. Strasser concluded.