Event Summary: 2020-21 Dalhousie Meet the Program

Dec 20, 2020 | 2 min

The Dalhousie Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences held their Meet the Program event on December 3rd, 2020. There were welcoming messages from Dr. Marcelo Nicolela (Department Head), Dr. Mishari Dahrab (Program Director), and Tomma MacDonald (Education Coordinator.) A wide range of faculty, Dalhousie ophthalmology residents, and medical students from across the country were in attendance. There was a Powerpoint presentation on the program and on life in Halifax presented by the residents and Dr. R. Rishi Gupta, Associate Professor. This was followed by a lively resident only question and answer period.

Here are some takeaways from the event:

If you have any questions, please email ophthed@dal.ca, and reach out to the residents @dalophtho on Instagram!

Authors: Clara Long & Cody Lo

Clara Long is a 3rd year medical student from Dal and is the Director of Education for the Canadian Ophthalmology Student Interest Group. Cody Lo is a 4th year medical student from UBC and is the Director of External Affairs for the Canadian Ophthalmology Student Interest Group.