Any person who feels that he or she has experienced or witnessed mistreatment is strongly encouraged to discuss the incident with any one of the resources below, who can provide you with guidance and support. Together, you will determine the next steps to take and how best to proceed.
All efforts will be made to keep your case confidential so that you are comfortable with reporting it appropriately.
Resources at the Faculty of Medicine:
- Liaison Officers
- Supervisor of Academic Services in Pre-Clerkship
- Supervisor of Academic Services in Clerkship
- Student Affairs Counselor
- Faculty members
- MD Program Leadership team
- Assistant Dean, Student Affairs Office
- Director of Professionalism
- Vice-dean, UGME
Resources at the University of Ottawa:
Resource persons are committed to confidentiality in the process of following up on a report. All efforts will be made to ensure that all are treated with fairness and dignity*.
Every effort will be made to investigate and address all inappropriate behaviours.
*Any report proven to be false, vexatious, frivolous or vengeful will be followed up accordingly.