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Preventing colon cancer: it’s not that hard a pill to swallow

December 6th 2012 | No Comments

If people are constantly falling off a cliff, you could place ambulances under the cliff or build a fence on the top of the cliff. We are placing all too … Continue reading

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Africa Calling: How A Cellphone Can Cure Cervical Cancer

November 29th 2012 | No Comments

When I last visited Africa I had the privilege of visiting Kruger National Park. I indulged my love of photography and captured some great photographs of the magnificent countryside, good … Continue reading

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The Guessing Tube and the iPad: A new iPad program coming to Queen’s Department of Medicine

November 22nd 2012 | 10 Comments

A great story begins with a compelling opening line. In 2012, the opening line in the story of a physician’s visit to a patient’s bedside is being rewritten much like … Continue reading

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Come back When You’ve Learned About Life… The A.A. (Tony) Travill Debate

November 15th 2012 | 4 Comments

Freshly returned to Queen’s I find myself in Richardson Amphitheater for the 14th annual A.A. (Tony) Travill Debate,   Be it resolved that…compensation for Canadian physicians is too high.  Several … Continue reading

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Glimpse of a Vision

November 8th 2012 | 4 Comments

The plans for the Department of Medicine will be forged in a series of retreats, in which the Faculty will play an active role. In the mean time, here are … Continue reading

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There and Back Again: A Meds ’81 Grad Returns to Queen’s

November 1st 2012 | 5 Comments

Introduction of the Archer-Doliszny Family: I am a native of Canada and a proud graduate of Queen’s University, Kingston Ontario (Meds ‘81). I am a Maritimer through and through, as … Continue reading

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Dr. Archer, Dept. Head
Dr. Archer, Dept. Head