McMaster University

McMaster University

Faculty of
Health Sciences

Announcement — Assistant Dean, Program for Faculty Development

Anne Wong

Anne Wong, MD, PhD, FRCP(C)

September 20, 2012

From: Alan Neville, MBChB , Associate Dean, Education, Faculty of Health Sciences

It is with pleasure that I announce the appointment of Dr. Anne Wong as assistant dean, Program for Faculty Development for the Faculty of Health Sciences, effective September 1, 2012.

Dr. Wong is an associate professor and the associate chair of education in the Department of Anesthesia of the Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine at McMaster University.  She is also the chair of admissions for the Masters of Sciences Program in Global Health.

Dr. Wong completed her Masters of Education in 2003 and, in the same year, received an AMS/Wilson Senior Fellowship Award to support her research in international medical graduate recertification experiences.  She expanded this research in collaboration with researchers from Australia.  She received her PhD in 2009 from the Ontario Institute for Studies and Education at the University of Toronto, specializing in comparative and international education.  Her PhD thesis, which compared anesthesia residency training in Thailand and Canada, was awarded the Comparative and International Education Society Higher Education Best Dissertation Award in 2010. 

Her academic interests include international medical graduates, comparative international and cultural aspects of medical education, globalization and global health and she is also currently involved in researching the professional identity formation of medical students using narrative analysis. 

Dr. Wong has been active across the medical education continuum in undergraduate, postgraduate and continuing education.

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