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Dr. Chandra Thomas – Medical Leader, Systems Integration

Dr. Chandra ThomasThe Department of Medicine (DoM) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Chandra Thomas as the Medical Leader, Systems Integration, Calgary Zone effective January 1, 2019.
 
Dr. Thomas completed her Internal Medicine residency at the University of Calgary in 2004, followed by a fellowship in Nephrology at the University of Calgary in 2006. She is a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine in the Department of Medicine, Cumming School of Medicine and has most recently been the Interim Medical Lead for Quality and Safety for AHS.
 
In this role, Dr. Thomas will work with leaders and physicians in primary care, specialty areas, acute and community settings to develop strategies and service delivery models that will enhance system integration between Acute and Community Care, and Primary Care and Specialists.
 
We would like to thank Dr. Remo Panaccione for his service and commitment to this position over the last two years.
 
Please join us in congratulating Dr. Thomas on her new position.

Brennan Leslie – Department Farewell

Brennan LeslieBrennan Leslie will be leaving his position with the Internal Medicine Residency Program to pursue another opportunity as a Lead within the Department of Forms, Strategy & Management within Alberta Health Services.
 
Please join us in wishing him all the best.

Dr. Régine Mydlarski – New Section Chief, Dermatology

Dr. Regine MydlarskiThe Department of Medicine is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. P. Régine Mydlarski as the new Section Chief of Dermatology, effective September 1, 2018.
 
Dr. Mydlarski is currently an Associate Professor in the Section of Dermatology and the Director for the Translational Research Program in Dermatology, Immunodermatology Clinic, and Transplant Dermatology Clinic. She will remain in these roles in addition to taking on the role of Section Chief.
 
Full announcement available here.