CAME Awards

CAME Certificate of Merit Award 2015
Submission Deadline: Friday, December 5, 2014


To promote, recognize and reward faculty committed to medical education in Canadian medical schools.

To promote CAME at each of the Canadian medical schools.

The Award

The CAME Certificate of Merit Award consists of a certificate and CAME membership for one year. For those who are already CAME members, their membership will be extended for one year. The number of awards to be given in any year will be determined by the CAME Executive on an annual basis.

Criteria for Selection

  1. All contributors to medical education in each school are eligible (undergraduate, postgraduate, CME). Recipients need not be members of CAME.
  2. Recipients will have made a contribution to medical education deemed to be valuable within their medical school (teaching, evaluation, educational leadership, course coordination, etc.).
  3. Recipients generally should not have already been nationally awarded for this contribution.
  4. Recipients will not be current Deans or Associate Deans within the school.

Selection Process

Please email all submissions to the CAME Awards Committee at

Criteria for Selection

  1. CAME yearly launches the process with a letter to school representatives.
  2. The local CAME representative will set up a local committee and a mechanism for identification and selection of candidates from their institution.
  3. The local CAME representative will submit a short description of the selection mechanism used. He/she will also submit the name(s) of the award winners together with a short summary (no more than one page) of his/her educational activities supporting the nomination.
  4. CAME will receive and confirm nominations.
  5. CAME will inform the awardees and will send them their Certificates of Merit.
  6. The names of the awardees will be announced during the CAME annual business meeting and through other appropriate communication channels.


2015 Certificate of Merit Award Recipients

University of British Columbia Dr Linlea Armstrong, Dr Pawel Kindler, Dr Cheryl Holmes
University of Alberta Dr. Susan Andrew, Dr. Vijay Daniels, Dr. Jennifer Walton
University of Calgary Keith Wycliffe Jones, Theresa Trotter, Jesse Hendrikse
University of Saskatchewan Dr. Rob Woods
University of Manitoba Dr. Heather Dean, Dr. John Embil
University of Toronto Dr. Stacey Bernstein, Dr. Kymm Feldman, Dr. Andrea Waddell
University of Western Ontario Dr. Wassim Saad, Dr. Faisal Rehman, Dr. Dave Dixon
University of Ottawa/Université d'Ottawa Cathy Code, Tim Brandys, Peter Boyles
Northern Ontario School of Medicine Dr. Lee Toner
Queen's University Dr. Mala Joneja, Dr. Karen W. Schultz
McMaster University Dr. Andrea Hunter, Dr. Bruce Wainman
Université Laval Dr Michel J Tremblay, Dre Danielle Saucier, Dr Yvan Douville
Université de Sherbrooke Pr Marc Soucy, Pre Muriel Narjoz-Mury, Pr Éric Lachance
McGill University Dr. Joseph Cox, Dr. Sero Andonian, Dr. Douglas Dalton
Université de Montréal Carole Lambert, Stephanie Raymond-Carrier, Vincent Jobin
Dalhousie University Dr. Mohsin Rashid, Dr. Janice Chisholm
Memorial University of Newfoundland Dr Sharon Peters


Previous Years Winners

(PDF files unless otherwise indicated)

Dr. Bruce Martin with recipients of the 2012 CAME Certificate of Merit Award

University of Manitoba with Ms. Joanne Hamilton and Dr. Merrill Pauls, CCME 2012 – Banff Alberta