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Den mother goes the extra mile for generations of medical students

Adele Meyers was Dr. Lanette Prediger’s lamp-bearer.

As a second-year medical student in the class of 2005 at the Cumming School of Medicine (CSM), Prediger was only in her early 20s when she was diagnosed with cancer.

“I think of Adele often, and so does my husband because we got engaged between the chemotherapy and the radiation, and she was around for all of that,” she says.

“It was a really dark time in my life, and therefore a really dark time in his life. She was like our lamp-bearer — the person who holds the light and goes through the dark tunnel with you.”

When Meyers retired this past summer as CSM’s co-ordinator of admissions and student affairs after 40 years at the medical school, the faculty established the Adele Meyers Award in her honour. READ MORE

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Convocation - CSM Students

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