Rick Rowland, M.D.

Rick Rowland
  • Assistant Professor

Faculty Bio

Roles: Locum for family medicine clinics.Faculty Advisor for Family Medicine residents. Occasional teacher for undergraduate Clinical Skills.
Key Responsibilities: Part-time faculty in clinical care of patients. Available for non-academic suppot of any Family Medicine resident needing advice or guidance regarding career, personal or other issues.
Education: 1967 BSc(honours biochemistry)McGill U. 1971 MD U. of Toronto CFPC Emergency Medicine certificate 1981
Expertise: Previously Director/Manager of Student Health Services, Algonquin College, Ottawa. Previously Medical Director of Extendicare West End Villa nursing home, OttawaPast member of CFPC committee designing peer education for physicians to help with Violence against Women. Experience in small-town "general" practice, full-time Emergency Physician, and in education for young adults' sexual health and contraception. Short term at mission hospital in Zambia.
About me: Married 43 years. Father of three, grandfather of seven. Living on rural property near Gananoque. Sing in an "a cappella" choir. Enjoy reading, travelling, photography and many other interests.