for Medical Education (CAME)
This Community of Practice seeks to support frontline teachers who are clinicians that teach our trainees at the bedside.
To find out more, please contact Catherine Cervin (Chair).
Supporting our Front Line (clinical) Teachers
This Community of Practice seeks to support educators across their whole career (from early to late).
They seek to assist all educators that identify with each of the following categories:
To find out more, please contact Marcus Law (Chair).
Early Career Medical Educators (ECME) is a nation wide community of engaged and collaborative scholars in medical education. We are students, teachers, researchers, clinicians, and leaders in the pursuit of improving education through scholarship. We provide a forum for networking between members as well as connections with senior colleagues and mentors. This includes formal and informal events at the CCME conference where we gather to share and learn from each other as well as more established figures in our field.
Co-Presidents – SayraCristancho (Western University) & Mahan Kulasegaram (University of Toronto)
Awards Directors – Stella Ng (University of Toronto) & Sarah Wright (University of Toronto)
Communications Director – Teresa Chan (McMaster University)
Members-at-large – Meghan McConnell (University of Ottawa), Laura Nimmon (University of British Columbia)
Alumni Members – Meredith Young (McGill University), Kelly Dore (McMaster University), Lara Varpio (Uniformed Services University)
ECME also celebrates and recognizes the talents of its members and mentors through the ECME Champion Award and the Mentorship Award. The former recognizes early career researchers with an emerging track record of excellence in medical education and the latter recognizes mentorship and support of junior scholars in the field. Past winners include:
2016: Dr. Rachel Blanchard
2015: Dr. Meredith Young
2016: Drs. Maria Mylopoulos, Tina Martimianakis, Nicole Woods
2015: Dr. Glenn Regehr
Nominations for these awards are due by January 31st, 2018.
All scholars of medical education who have been engaged for less 8 years in the field (regardless of professional seniority) are invited to join. Please contact our communications officer (Teresa Chan, firstname.lastname@example.org) to join our listserv, gets news about events, jobs advertisements, and other good stuff.
Professional Development Chair (Non-voting member)
McMaster University Assistant Professor
Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Medicine HHSC, Hamilton General Hospital Site McMaster Clinic 2nd Floor
237 Barton St. E. Hamilton Ontario L8L 2X2
University of Manitoba Director, Education/Faculty Development & Educational Director
NP/IMG Clinical Programs Department of Pediatrics and Child Health Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba Clinician Educator, CanMEDS and Faculty Development,
820 Sherbrook St,
Wpg, R3A 1S1
Associate Professor of Family Medicine Director
Foundations, MD Program, University of Toronto Director, Medical Education, Michael Garron Hospital Toronto East Health Network
Dre Marie Giroux
Département de médecine de famille et de médecine d’urgence
Medical Council of Canada
1021 Thomas Spratt Place
Ottawa, ON Canada, K1G 5L5
Education Researcher, Director of the CBAS Program
Medicine & Dentistry
6-10 University Terrace
8303 112 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2T4
Associate Dean Postgraduate Education
Northern Ontario School of Medicine
Laurentian University Campus
935 Ramsey Lake Road
Sudbury, ON P3E 2C6
Vice Dean Education
Professor of Pediatrics
College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan
Suite 5D40, Health Sciences Building
107 Wiggins Road
Saskatoon, SK S7N 5E5
1475 Upper Ottawa St.
Hamilton ON L8P 4N9