Your Faculty memories

Stories from our Faculty community

To help us tell the story of our Faculty as we mark our Bicentennial, we invited members of our community to share a memory that represents their time working or learning here. Many of you answered the call. Thank you!

Please CLICK on the PHOTOS below to read these fascinating, touching, funny stories. Enjoy!

1935-2021 Michael O’Donovan, PGME, “A love story lasting three generations”
1945 Douglas Huestis, MDCM ’48, “A General in the Dean’s office”
1958 Mary V. Seeman “A painful memory


1958 Paul Rosman, MDCM ’59,“Getting a good night’s sleep”
1959 John MacFarlane, MDCM ’63, “Thanks, Dad” 


1966 Robert Funnell, “BME: The early years (John Milsum)
1968 C. Larson & D. Frank, “Pte St-Charles Community Clinic


1970 BScN, Class of 1971, “Spring and summer clinical placements, 1970″
1975 Perle Feldman, MDCM ’80, “How I met my husband in med school”


1975 Gary Bernstein,” MEDNET: McGill’s Medical Computing Centre”
1980 Patricia Dobkin, BA ’82, Fond memories of my mentor, Ronald Melzack


1987 Gilles Brousseau, “You have to think big”: Medical teaching in Outaouais
2020 Shari Baum, “A limerick I wrote during the pandemic


2020 Leah Moss, “Sharing a laugh during hard times”

More stories to come!

If you have not yet submitted your story, please send it to We will continue to post stories throughout this, our Bicentennial year.

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