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Meet Our Team

Our interprofessional healthcare team works together to support students' needs 

Dal’s team of trained healthcare professionals are here to support your health and wellness needs.

Whether you’re in Halifax or Truro, rest assured that our qualified team is here to help.

Student Health & Wellness Centre (Halifax) Team

Professional Counsellors

  • David Pilon, Ph. D. (Director)
  • Marriam Abou-El-Haj, M.Sc.
  • Andrea Cameron, M.Ed.
  • Jason Chatman, Ph.D.
  • Neera Datta, M.Sc.
  • Christine Frigault, M.Ed.
  • Melissa Hum, M.S.W.
  • Stillman Jacquard, Ph.D. 
  • Emma Lamptey, M.S.W.
  • Susan Lavoie, Ph.D.
  • Stephanie Leblanc, M.S.W
  • Karen Lorraine, M.S.W.
  • Leland Maerz, M.Ed.
  • Fiona McAdam, M.S.W.
  • Joanne Mills, M.A.
  • Heather Patterson, Psy.D.
  • Gary Porter, M.Ed.
  • Joe Savidge, M.Ed. (Candidate)
  • Marissa Walter, M.Sc.
  • Juliana Wiens, M.Ed.

Psychiatrist

  • Dr. Kuli Poder

Doctors

  • Dr. Glenn Andrea (Director)        
  • Dr. Cathy Connell (obgyn services only)
  • Dr. Maggie Hadley (locum covering Dr. Massoud)
  • Dr. Sherry Jain        
  • Dr. Jeffrey Lee
  • Dr. Don MacQuarrie
  • Dr. Amy Mallory
  • Dr. Sarah Massoud (on maternity leave)
  • Dr. Anna McLean
  • Dr. Andrew Mikhail
  • Dr. Karen Prokai
  • Dr. Katherine Robinson (obgyn services only)
  • Dr. Samantha Stasiuk

Sessional Doctors (students only)

  • Dr. Catherine Brown 
  • Dr. Amanda Crosby
  • Dr. Muna Chowdhury
  • Dr. Charlotte Maertens 
  • Dr. Jacqueline Stewart
  • Dr. Deanna Wolfe

Nurses

  • Shay Khadikin (on maternity leave)
  • Kimberly Martell
  • Erin Noel 
  • Natalie White

Nurse Manager

Social Worker and Case Manager

Student Health Promotion Manager

Communciations Specialist

Adminstrative Support 

  • Faith Alramadhan
  • Sharon Card
  • Claudette LeRoux 

Leadership Team

Director of Counselling & Psychological Services

Medical Director

Director of Operations

Health Services (Truro) Team

Nurse Educators / Registered Nurses 

Doctor (by referral from nurse)

  • Dr. Andria MacAulay

Psychiatrist (by referral from clinic physician)

  • Dr. Hugh McGuire

Primary Care Manager 

 *Students also have access to counsellors, social workers, psychologists and physiotherapy within the community. To access these health professionals, please book an appointment with a nurse to be referred.