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CAME Certificate of Merit Award

CAME Certificate of Merit Award

Submission deadline: December 7, 2018

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 the opportunity to write an article for the CAME Voice. The number of awards to be given in any year will be determined by the CAME Executive on an annual basis. The initial nomination must be made by a CAME member. Members currently serving on the CAME Executive, CAME Board of Directors or the CAME Awards Committee are not eligible as nominees. Nominations must be formally resubmitted each year to be considered.

Eligibility Criteria

  1. All contributors to medical education in each school are eligible (undergraduate, postgraduate, CME/CPD and Faculty Development). 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, assessment, evaluation, educational leadership, course coordination, education, research)
  3. Recipients should not have already been nationally awarded for this contribution.
  4. Members currently serving on the CAME Executive, CAME Board of Directors or the CAME Awards Committee are not eligible.

Selection Process

  1. CAME requests each CAME Board school representative begin the process via email which will include the submission deadline date.
  2. The local CAME representative will set up a selection committee and a mechanism for identification and selection of candidates from their institution.
  3. The local CAME representative will submit the name(s) of the award winners and their contact information together with a) a brief one paragraph description of achievements AND b) a maximum 140 character comment for each of the awardees. Submissions are to be emailed to CAME Awards Committee at came@afmc.ca.
  4. CAME will receive and confirm nominations and notify the awardees by email.
  5. The Certificate of Merit Awards will be presented at CAME’s Annual General Meeting at CCME. It is an expectation that the COM awardees will attend  where at all possible.
  6. CAME will acknowledge each recipient on its website and through Twitter.

2018 Certificate of Merit Award Recipients

Dr. Brenda Hardie, Dr. Adam Peets,
Dr. Joana Gil-Mohapel

Dr. Ron Oswald, Dr. Brian Sonnenberg,
Dr. Helen Steed

Dr. Adrian Harvey, Dr. Vincent Grant,
Dr. Gregory Kline

Dr. Maryam Mehtar

Dr. Aviva Goldberg, Dr. Michael West

Dr. Nicole Woods, Dr. Rick Penciner

Dr. George Kim, Dr. Jennifer Vergel De Dios

Dr. Jean Philippe Vaccani, Dr. Alison Eyre

Dr. Randy Wax, Dr. David Taylor

Dr. PJ Devereaux, Dr. Sharon Marr,
Dr. Ana Hategan

Dre Julie Fortin, Dr. Mathieu Leboeuf,
Dr. Robert Delage

Pr. Doan Hoa Do, Pr. Louis Gagnon,
Pre. Micheline Boucher

Dre Melina Vassiliou, Dr. Barry Slapcoff,
Dr. Todd McConnell

Dre Mélanie Vincent, Dre Véronique-Castonguay,
Dr Jean-Sébastien Lebon

Dr. Robert Boulay, Dr. Geoff Williams