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If you wish to speak to someone about gender and equity issues in your medical education - here are some starting points:



The Office of Gender and Equity Issues - English

The Office of Gender and Equity Issues - French

U of O Sexual Harassment Office: 562-5222

Faculty of Medicine Student Affairs Officer: 562-5800 ext. 8134

Faculty of Medicine Gender and Equity Office: 562-5800 ext. 8604

Professional Affairs Office: ext. 8263

Conflict Resolution Program: ext. 8625



Professional and Equity Guidelines/Documents

Associate Dean, Equity and Gender Issues and Faculty Health - Dr. Barbara Lent

phone:(519) 661 2111 ext 88780

Gender and Equity Issues



 Equity Issues, Department of Community and Family Medicine



Director of Student Affairs - Dr. Jenn Carpenter

c/o 68 Barrie Street (UGME)

533-6000 ext. 32542

for appointments please contact Reception at UGME by email "" or by phone at 533-2542

Equity Officer - Dr. Susan Phillips

Telephone #: 549-4480


additional information: Equity in the School of Medicine



McMaster Student Union Gender Equity Committee

McMaster Faculty of Health Sciences Gender and Health Education Initiatives

McMaster Human Rights and Equity Services Telephone:905 525 9140 ex: 27581

McMaster Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Centre Telephone: (905) 525-9140 ex 27397

Women’s Health Office McMaster University Faculty of Health Sciences Phone: (905) 525-9140 ext. 22210 Fax: (905) 522-6898


Northern Ontario School of Medicine Student Services

Lakehead University Student Affairs

Gender Issues Centre - Lakehead University Student Union

Laurentian University Student Affairs

Laurentian University Women’s Centre/Centre des Femmes de l’Université Laurentienne