Dalhousie University President Dr. Richard Florizone addressed the Halifax Chamber of Commerce on October 8, 2014. Part of the Chamber's Distinguished Speaker Series, Dr. Florizone spoke about unleashing Nova Scotia's potential, and Dalhousie's role in the Nova Scotia economy.
To learn more about Dr. Florizone's speech, please visit: http://bit.ly/1sRdCNv.
Dr. Colin van Zoost (MD’09) is the 2014 recipient of the Volunteerism Award in recognition of his involvement in the volunteer-run Walk in Our Shoes Foot Care clinic and HaliVax, which helps deliver the flu vaccination to the homeless. He says he hopes to inspire future Dalhousie medical and nursing students to take on volunteer initiatives in their community.
The 2014 Christopher J. Coulter Award recipient, Dr. Christy Sutherland (MD’08), understands that addiction is a chronic disease, not a choice. As an addiction medicine physician in Vancouver, her life’s focus is to help some of society’s most marginalized individuals.