Faculties of Medicine


Council of Ontario Faculties of Medicine 2020-21

The Council of Ontario Faculties of Medicine facilitates coordination and communication between the faculties of medicine of Ontario universities, and provides advice to COU on matters related to medical education and research.

Key Contact

Sharon McNickle

Senior Policy Analyst

ext. 249 | [email protected]

Dr. Paul O'ByrneDean & Vice-President, Faculty of Health SciencesMcMaster University
Dr. Sarita VermaDean and CEONorthern Ontario School of Medicine
Dr. Bernard Jasmin (Co-Chair)Dean, Faculty of MedicineUniversity of Ottawa
Dr. Jane Philpott (Co-Chair)Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences Director, School of MedicineQueen's University
Dr. Patricia HoustonActing Dean, Faculty of MedicineUniversity of Toronto
Dr. John YooDean, Schulich School of Medicine & DentistryWestern University

COU Secretariat

Michelle CyrDirector, Office of Health Sciences
Sharon McNickleSenior Policy Analyst