Dr. John W. D. & Susan McDonald Chair in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Thursday, May 30, 2013
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

London Hunt & Country Club, 1431 Oxford Street West, London, Ontario

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Western University, the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry and the Division of Gastroenterology invite you and a guest to a celebratory dinner in honour of Dr. John W. D. and Mrs. Susan McDonald. Plans are underway to recognize Dr. and Mrs. McDonald and their contributions through the creation of an endowed Chair in Inflammatory Bowel Disease.

In partnership with his wife Susan, Dr. John W. D. McDonald has enjoyed an illustrious career spending more than 40 years at Western University as a student, clinician, researcher, administrator and teacher. A recipient of many honours, he was the inaugural recipient of the 2011 Professional Achievement Alumni Award of Distinction at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry.

A respected and popular professor, renowned researcher, and gifted clinician, Dr. McDonald continues to reflect the highest standard of excellence in all aspects of his work.

“Flowering” Bibb Salad ~ hydroponic Boston Bibb lettuce, candied nuts, crumbled goat cheese, sweet orange segments and seedlings, topped with sherry hazelnut dressing

Choice of Entrée
Parmesan Crusted Chicken Breast ~ roasted garlic whipped Yukon gold potatoes, seasonal vegetables, light tomato and herb coulis


Sun Dried Tomato Rubbed Salmon ~ parsley whipped potatoes, seasonal vegetables, herb coulis and sun dried tomato pesto


Vegetarian Butternut Squash Ravioli ~ candied squash, wilted baby spinach, toasted pumpkin seeds topped with sage brown butter

Followed by a “Sweet Endings” dessert buffet ~ an assortment of homemade mini fruit tarts, mini cheesecakes, mini crème brûlée, mini chocolate pot de crème, two bite brownies, cookies and squares

Complimentary hors d’oeuvres, three course meal and beverages. Business attire.


RSVP online by May 23, 2013. If you require information in an alternate format, or if any other arrangements can make this event accessible to you, please contact Sondra Diebold at 519-661-2111, ext. 85146.

We are sorry, the deadline for registering for this event online has passed. Please email alumnirsvp@uwo.ca or call 1-800-258-6896 and press 2 if you are still interested in attending. Please leave your name, email, phone number, the name of your guest and specify which event you will be attending.














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