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Our students, faculty and staff continually demonstrate excellence in their fields. We are proud to recognize their many achievements.

 

 

 

 

W. T. Aikins Awards 

Award recipients Dr. Dee Ballyk & Dr. David Chan with Dr. Jay Rosenfield, Vice Dean2015 W. T. Aikins Award recipients for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching for Course / Program Development and Coordination with Dr. Jay Rosenfield W. T. Aikins Awards are the Faculty of Medincine's most prestigious awards for sustained commitment to and excellence in undergraduate teaching. The Award winners are selected from nominees in a Faculty-wide process that requires support from both faculty and students. 

2016 W. T. Aikins Award recipients

Dr. Carol Heck, Department of Physical Therapy - award recipient for Individual Teaching Performance – Small Group

Dr. Pamela Coates, Mississauga Academy of Medicine Academy Director & Assistant Professor Paediatrics - award recipient for Excellence in Course/Program Development and Coordination

2015 W. T. Aikins Award recipients

Fok-Han Leung, Department of Family and Community Medicine - award recipient for Individual Teaching Performance – Small Group 

Barbara (Dee) Ballyk, Division of Anatomy, Department of Surgery - award recipient for Course/Program Development and Coordination

David Chan, Department of Medicine - award recipient for Course/Program Development and Coordination

*PHOTO CREDIT: ©2015 GUSTAVO TOLEDO PHOTOGRAPHY

Medical Alumni Association Awards

Award recipients Drs. Mike Wiley, Katina Tzanetos & Mark Bonta with Dr. Jay Rosenfield, Vice DeanAward recipients Drs. Mike Wiley, Katina Tzanetos and Mark Bonta with Dr. Jay Rosenfield, Vice Dean Recipients of the Medical Alumni Association Awards are honoured at Convocation. Award recipients are also acknowledged at the Annual Education Achievement Celebration in the following academic year.

2016 award recipients

The Dr. E. Mary Hollington Teaching Award for Excellence in Preclinical or Basic Science Teaching

Dr. Mike Wiley, Department of Surgery, Division of Anatomy 

The Dr. E. Mary Hollington Teaching Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching

Dr. Steven Shumak, Division of General Internal Medicine

Dean A. L. Chute Award (the Silver Shovel)  

Dr. Todd Koch, Clinical Pharmacist

Class of 8T9 Medical Alumni Award

Dr. Martin Schreiber, Director, Undergraduate Medical Education Curriculum

2015 award recipients

The Dr. E. Mary Hollington Teaching Award for Excellence in Preclinical or Basic Science Teaching 

Dr. Mike Wiley, Department of Surgery, Division of Anatomy 

The Dr. E. Mary Hollington Teaching Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching

Dr. Mark Bonta, Department of Medicine

Dean A. L. Chute Award (the Silver Shovel)

Dr. Dante Morra, Trillium Health Partners

Class of 8T9 Medical Alumni Award

Dr. Leslie Nickell, Associate Dean, Health Professions Student Affairs (OHPSA)

Dr. Katina Tzanetos, Division of General Internal Medicine

*PHOTO CREDIT: ©2015 GUSTAVO TOLEDO PHOTOGRAPHY

Medical Student Research Day

Oral presenters Johnny-Wei Bai, Omri Arbiv and Josh Abraham2016 oral presenters Johnny-Wei Bai, Omri Arbiv and Josh Abraham An annual daylong conference for medical students to exhibit their research. Each year, students are selected to give an oral presentation by a group of their peers in the MD and MD/PhD programs on the basis of their abstract, and awards are presented for best poster presentation.  

2016 award recipients

Oral presentations:

Basic Science: Josh Abraham MD/PhD - Suppression of RNA-DNA hybrids – Towards a novel and coherent mechanism governing repetitive DNA stability, aging and neurodegeneration

Clinical: Omri ArbivRisk factors for hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in inherited bone marrow failure syndromes

Public/Population Heatlth: Johnny-Wei Bai Cardiovascular disease guideline adherence and statin use in longstanding Type 1 Diabetes: Results from the Canadian Study of Longevity in Diabetes Cohort

Best poster presentations:

Basic Science: Paymon AziziClathrin-Dependent Entry and Vesicle-Mediated Exocytosis Define InsulinTranscytosis Across Microvascular Endotheilal Cells

Public Health: Elise FrymlIncidence and Severity of Burns in 2 Hospitals in Nairobi and Nakuru, Kenya

Quality Improvement: Kyle EastwoodDefining Spatial Design Requirements of Dexterous Instruments for Combined Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy and Pineal Region Tumor Biopsy

Medical Education: Sydney McQueenFailure to Fail: Challenges to Providing Meaningful Assessment and Feedback in Medical Education

Health Services: Xiao Xiong YuHow Function and Social Support Predict Frequency of Family Practice Visits Among Geriatric Patients

Clinical: Alexander Koven - The Incidence of Neuropathic Pain in Bone Metastases Patients Referred for Palliative Radiotherapy

First Year: Haniya KhanIdentifying Effective Behaviour Change Communication Strategies for Malaria Elimination in Macha, Zambia

2015 award recipients

Oral presentations:

Clinical: Tara JusticeOvernight blood glucose control with a dual-hormone artificial pancreas system in Type-1 diabetes: Single centre results from a three way randomized, cross-over clinical trial

Health Care: Christopher TranComparing the ambulatory care and outcomes for rural and urban patients with chronic ischemic heart disease: A population based cohort study

MD/Phd: Rob VannerTargeting medulloblastoma stem cells with mithramycin to prevent tumor relapse

Best poster presentations

Basic Sciences: Ahmed Cherry & Dr. C. LichtNeutrophil extracellular traps shield pseudomonas aeruginosa from complement mediated killing

Clinical 1: Anne Mullen & Dr. J. Nyhof-YoungCreating clinical comfort in preclerkship clinical skills training: Investigating the student perspective

Clinical 2: Akanksha Kulshreshtha & Dr. S. Sierra - Polycystic ovary syndrome and recurrent early pregnancy loss – A Canadian perspective

Clinical 3: Carolyn Sawicki & Dr. E.A. YehSelf-efficacy and functional disability as barriers to physical activity participation in pediatric multiple sclerosis

CREMS Scholar: Kevin Kirouac & Dr. G. PriveHuman CEACAM6 and CEACAM8 form a co-receptor complex

Determinants of Community Health: Alex Cressman & Dr. N. Juurlink Socioeconomic status and risk of hemorrhage during warfarin therapy for atrial fibrillation: A population-based study

Health Care: Ali Damji & Dr. CM Hepburn An alternate care environment to reduce paediatric inpatient length of stay

International Health: Daniel Abrams & Dr. D. Wiljer Perceptions and experiences of perinatal mental disorders in rural north Vietnamese communities

MD/PhD: Robyn Elphinstone & Dr. KC KainIncreased levels of s-nitrosylation improves outcomes in a model of experimental cerebral malaria

First Year: Marc Barszczyk & Dr. C. HawkinsTelomerase represents a prognostic marker and therapeutic target in paediatric ependymoma

 

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