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SAWH Staff

Hours

Monday to Friday

8:30am - 4:30pm

Location

HSC G740, 3330 Hospital Drive NW   
Calgary AB T2N 4N1

Map

For SAWH bookings contact

MD learners:md.studentaffairs@ucalgary.ca
All CSM learners: sawhub@ucalgary.ca

T + 1-403-220-3796
F + 1-403-210-9392

Dr. Carol Hutchison

Dr. Carolyn Hutchison


Assistant Dean of Student Advocacy and Wellness Hub

crhutch@ucalgary.ca

Carol is an Associate Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Calgary. She is the Assistant Dean of the Student Advocacy and Wellness (SAW) Hub for the Cumming School of Medicine. She is inspired working with students and supporting them to succeed as the next generation of scientists and physicians. Carol completed her MD at McMaster University, Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Toronto and a Master’s in Education at OISE, University of Toronto. While on faculty at the University of Toronto, she was instrumental in developing The University of Toronto Surgical Skills Centre as the Inaugural Director. Carol has served as the UME Course 2 Chair and Director of the Education Portfolio for the Section of Orthopaedic Surgery. She has supervised graduate students in collaboration with the Faculty of Engineering and Graduate Studies in Medical Education. She enjoys being active outdoors, completing a relay Ironman Triathlon with her sisters and hiking in the mountains with Outward Bound. Carol is grateful for the joy she receives as a Yoga Teacher and Reiki Master, teaching Yoga Teacher Training Programs for over 10 years. She has been blending the concepts of curing and healing in her clinical practice for many years.


Dr. Teresa Killam

Dr. Teresa Killam


Associate Director

Dr. Teresa Killam is a family physician with the Calgary Foothills Primary Care Network.  She practises Low Risk Obstetrics at the Riley Park Maternity Clinic and the Foothills Medical Centre. She holds a Master’s Degree in Adult Education and teaches communication skills to medical trainees with the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Calgary. She completed residency training at Women’s College Hospital in Toronto. She has advocated for trauma informed practice in primary care settings and the implementation of ACE score history-taking into prenatal care in Calgary.  Above all, she is a busy mom trying to keep up with her three active kids!


Dr. Kannin Osei-Tutu

Dr. Kannin Osei-Tutu


Associate Director

Dr. Osei-Tutu is a graduate of Dalhousie medical school and has an MSc with specialization in exercise physiology. Once upon a time, he was a varsity athlete. He is now a proud father of two amazing children who keep him extremely active. He works on staff at the Foothills Medical Centre as a Hospitalist and as a dedicated preceptor of residents in the clinical teaching program. Mentorship and career support are two of his longstanding passions. He serves as a Physician Peer Support for Calgary Hospitalists as part of the Well Doc Alberta Peer Support Network. In November 2020, he joined us as an Associate Director of Student Advising and Wellness in the Cumming School of Medicine. His passions include health and wellness, mindfulness, resiliency, and peak mental performance.


Dr. Ted Jablonski

Dr. Ted Jablonski


Associate Director

Dr. Ted Jablonski is an award-winning family physician who has been has been consulting in sexual and transgender medicine for Southern Alberta for almost two decades. Ted is a sought-after speaker, trainer, media spokesperson and educator with many conference, radio, television, video credits and published articles. He continues to hold a number of primary care leadership roles as well as being Associate Director, Student Advising and Wellness at Cumming School of Medicine. Ted successfully ran, cycled and spoke across Canada in 2010 to raise awareness of Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) and the stigma of mental illness. “dr j” continues to moonlight as a multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter, is a published author and passionate emerging playwright. 


Johanna Holm

Johanna Holm


Manager, Student Advocacy and Wellness Hub

jholm@ucalgary.ca 

 

403.220.4357

Johanna Holm is the Manager of the Student Advocacy and Wellness (SAW) Hub in the Cumming School of Medicine. During her 15 years working at the University of Calgary she has developed several supportive sessions for learners including a nationally recognized Canadian Residency Matching Service (CaRMS) Curriculum. She is passionate about supporting and advocating for learners’ well-being. Johanna’s favorite part of her role in SAW is creating authentic connections with learners.


Erin Patching

Erin Patching


Student Advising and Wellness Coordinator

erin.patching@ucalgary.ca

403.220.8769

Erin is a Coordinator for the Student Advocacy and Wellness Hub. She is a graduate of the University of Lethbridge with a BMgt degree in Human Resources and Industrial Relations and a BA in Psychology. She also has a Masters in Counselling Psychology from Athabasca University. Erin has worked in post-secondary for her entire working career and has worked in a variety of student-focused roles including advising, career coaching, financial aid and counselling. She has a passion for assisting students in achieving overall wellness as well as academic, social and career success.


Staff

Destiny Weimar


Operations Coordinator

Md.Studentaffairs@ucalgary.ca

403.220.3796

Destiny is the Operations Coordinator for the Student Advocacy and Wellness (SAW) Hub for the Cumming School of Medicine. She graduated from Red River College in Winnipeg, Manitoba from the Administrative Assistant Program. She has worked in multiple University positions over the years and hopes to create positive memories with the students at U of C. She loves talking about hiking and hearing about everyone’s furbabies. Stop by SAW to grab candy and say hi!