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Directors & Committees

Board of Directors

2018-2019

Past President

Dr. Allyn Walsh

President

Dr. Kent Stobart

Treasurer

Dr. Cathy Cervin

Secretary

Dr. Shelley Ross

Liaison Officer

Dr. Ian Bowmer

Member-at-Large

Dr. Marie Giroux

Member-at-Large

Dr. Marcus Law

Membership Coordinator /
CAME Foundation Chair

Dr. Ming-Ka Chan

Professional Development Chair
(Non-voting member)

Dr. Karen Leslie

Communications Chair
(Non voting-member)

Dr. Teresa Chan

Organization Representatives

Representing The Association of
Faculties of Medicine of Canada

Dr. Sarita Verma

Representing the Resident Doctors
of Canada (Formerly CAIR)

Scott Adams

Representing the Medical
Council of Canada

Dr. Debra Pugh

Representing the Royal College of
Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Dr. Rodrigo Cavalcanti

Representing the Canadian Federation
of Medical Students (CFMS)

Milani Sivapragasam

Representing the College of
Family Physicians of Canada

(Acting) – Dr. Allyn Walsh

Executive Committee

2018-2019

Past President

Dr. Allyn Walsh

President

Dr. Kent Stobart

Treasurer

Dr. Cathy Cervin

Secretary

Dr. Shelley Ross

Liaison Officer

Dr. Ian Bowmer

Member-at-Large

Dr. Marie Giroux

Member-at-Large

Dr. Marcus Law

Membership Coordinator /
CAME Foundation Chair

Dr. Ming-Ka Chan

Professional Development Chair
(Non-voting member)

Dr. Karen Leslie

Communications Chair
(Non voting-member)

Dr. Teresa Chan

Committees

CAME has a number of committees that seek to manage the operations of our organization.

Finance Committee

The purpose of this committee is to assist the CAME Board in fulfilling its fiduciary and governance responsibilities oversee and monitor the financial management, financial reporting, audit activities, investments, risk management and internal controls of CAME.

Chair
Dr. Catherine Cervin
Northern Ontario School of Medicine

Committee Membership
Dr. François Goulet
Collège des médecins du Québec

Dr. Heather Lochnan
University of Ottawa

Awards Committee

The purpose of this committee is to adjudicate the nominations for medical education awards sponsored by CAME. Currently this includes the CAME Meridith Marks New Educator Award (formerly the New Educator/Junior Award), the Ian Hart Award for DistinguishedContribution to Medical Education and the Certificate of Merit awards. This committee will review and revise the awards’ criteria at regular intervals as appropriate; and recommend new awards for consideration by the Executive Committee of CAME.

Chair
Dr. Brian Simmons
University of Toronto

Committee Membership
Dr. Allyn Walsh
McMaster University

Dr. Anne Drover
Memorial University

Dr. Maria Hubinette
University of British Columbia

Dr. Stella Ng
University of Calgary

Nominating Committee

The purpose of the CAME Nominating Committee is to lead the process for elections of officers to the CAME Executive. The chair of the CAME Nominating Committee will be held by the Past-President or the President-Elect (whichever officer is in office) of the CAME Board of Directors. Committee members will include members of the CAME Board of Directors and require no more than 5 committee members. The current President will serve as a committee member. Staff liaison will also be an integral part of the committee

Chair
Dr. Kent Stobart, Chair
University of Saskatchewan

Committee Membership
Dr. Karen Leslie
University of Toronto

Dr. Nathalie Caire-Fon
University of Montreal

Dr. Allyn Walsh
McMaster University

Membership Committee

The purpose of this committee is to advise the CAME Board of Directors and CAME Executive in the following areas; Strategic planning regarding membership growth and retention, Membership benefits, products and services, Organizational branding, marketing and promotion, Website composition, accessibility and renewal, Membership database issues and annual reporting of membership statistics and trends, Membership categories, Processes related to membership application, renewal and closure and Membership privacy/confidentiality policies and procedures.

Chair
Dr. Ming-Ka Chan
University of Manitoba

Committee Membership
Dr. Meghan McConnell
University of Ottawa

Dr. Anne Matlow
University of Toronto

Dr. Sahar Iqbal
Memorial University

Dr. Jane Thorton
Western University

Dr. Nishan Sharma
University of Calgary

Andrea Kulyk
University of Manitoba

Professional Development Committee

The purpose of the CAME Professional Development Committee is to plan, develop, implement and evaluate CAME’s Professional Development Program so that the PD Program becomes a valued resource to CAME members and medical educators across Canada. The Committee will pay particular attention to ensuring that CAME meets the professional development needs of all its members, including francophone members, non-clinicians, and students and residents.

Chair
Dr. Karen Leslie
University of Toronto

Dr. Claire Touchie
Medical Council of Canada

Dr. François Goulet
Collège des médecins du Québec

Dr. Christina Grant
McMaster University

Dr. Ahmed Moussa
University of Montreal

Dr. Brent Kvern
University of Manitoba

Dr. Marcus Law
University of Toronto

Dr. Anna MacLeod
Dalhousie University

Dr. Jane Thorton
Western University

Communications Committee

The purpose of the CAME Communication Committee is to develop, implement and evaluate CAME’s Communication Strategy so that our communications becomes a valued resource to CAME members and the medical education community in general. The Committee will pay particular attention to ensuring that CAME meets the communication needs of all its members, including francophone members, non-clinicians, students and residents.

Chair
Dr. Teresa Chan
McMaster University

Dumouchel Gabriel
University of Montreal

Dr. Nishan Sharma
University of Calgary

Dr. Maury Pinsk
University of Montreal

Dr. Brent Thoma
University of Saskatchewan