Office of Education

Past Award Winners


Below is a selection of recent education award winners from the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry:

3M National Teaching Fellowships

  • Jonathan White, 2014
  • Sarah Forgie, 2012
  • Scott North, 2011
  • Ivan Steiner, 2007
  • Anil Walji, 1998
  • David Cook, 1996

AFMC Clinical Teaching Award

  • Vijay Daniels, 2017

University Cup

  • Chris Le, 2018
  • Paul Armstrong, 2014
  • Marek Michalak, 2012
  • Brian Sykes, 2010
  • Alan Thomson, 2001
  • Lorne Tyrrell, 1999

Distinguished University Professor

  • Sandra Davidge, 2018
  • Marek Michalak, 2011
  • X. Chris Le, 2011
  • Gary Lopaschuk, 2010
  • D. Lorne Tyrrell, 2010
  • Glen Baker, 2009
  • Chris Bleackley, 2009
  • Jack Jhamandas, 2008
  • Keir Pearson, 2008
  • Dennis Vance, 2008
  • Joel Weiner, 2008
  • Philip Halloran, 2007
  • Richard Rachubinski, 2007
  • Alan Thomson, 2007

Rutherford Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching

  • Vijay Daniels, 2017
  • Anna Oswald, 2016
  • Ronald Damant, 2014
  • Jonathan White, 2014
  • Melanie Lewis, 2012
  • Clarence Wong, 2010
  • Sarah Forgie, 2009
  • Scott North, 2006

William Hardy Alexander Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching

  • Martin Davies, 2017
  • Rachel Milner, 2010
  • Judy Gnarpe, 2009

Teaching Unit Award

  • Comprehensive Care Delivery Teaching Group (Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry), 2017
  • Trudy AuCoin
  • Jack Margolus
  • Darrell Demchuk
  • Ivano Ongaro
  • Loretta Hursin
  • David Tsujikawa
  • Edward Krause
  • Byron Wong
  • Rachel Milner, Jonathan Parrish & Adrienne Wright, 2010
  • Anna Farias, Pierre Lemelin & Daniel Livy, 2007

Award for Excellence in Graduate Teaching

  • Mark Glover, 2012

Provost’s Award for Early Achievement of Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching

  • Jonathan White, 2010

David Cook Award

  • Undergraduate Medical Education team, 2018
  • Rural ICC, led by Jill Konkin, 2017
  • Nicola Cherry, 2016
  • IWHC - Sudha Koppula, Shelley Veats, Mary Wittenberg, Cindy Heisler, 2015
  • Surgery 101, 2014
  • Ramona Kearney, Teresa Paslawski, Jonathan White, 2013
  • Michel Donoff, Paul Humphries & Shelley Ross, 2012
  • G. Michael Allan, 2011

E.N. Skakun Award

  • Ramona Kearney, 2018
  • Hadi Seikaly, 2016
  • Steven Patterson, 2015
  • Lisa Purdy, 2014
  • Jill Konkin, 2013
  • Michel Donoff, 2011
  • Stephen Aaron, 2010
  • Peter Hamilton, 2007
  • Bruce Fisher, 2006

Excellence in Mentoring (Basic Science)

  • Lawrence Le, Department of Radiology & Diagnostic Imaging (Tier 1), 2018
  • Joel Dacks, Department of Cell Biology (Tier II), 2018
  • Gary Lopaschuk, Department of Pediatrics (Tier I), 2017
  • Frances Plane, Department of Pharmacology (Tier II), 2017
  • Joseph Casey, Department of Biochemistry (Tier I), 2016
  • Geoff Ball, Department of Pediatrics (Tier II), 2016
  • Jack Tuszynski, Department of Oncology (Tier I), 2015
  • Jonathan Martin, Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology (Tier II), 2015
  • Gregory Funk, Department of Physiology (Tier I), 2014
  • Xing-Fang Li, Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology (Tier II), 2014
  • Larry Fliegel, Department of Biochemistry (Tier I), 2013
  • Jason Dyck, Department of Pediatrics (Tier II), 2013
  • Mark Glover, (Tier I), 2012
  • Kathryn Todd, (Tier II), 2012
  • William Colmers, (Tier I), 2011
  • Roseline Godbout, (Tier I), 2011
  • Richard Lehner, (Tier II), 2011

Excellence in Mentoring (Clinical Science)

  • Hadi Seikaly, Department of Surgery (Tier 1), 2018
  • Sean Bagshaw, Department of Critical Care Medicine (Tier II), 2018
  • Joan Robinson, Department of Pediatrics (Tier I), 2017
  • Elaine Yacyshyn, Department of Medicine (Tier II), 2017
  • Kim Solez, Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology (Tier I), 2016
  • Justin Ezekowitz, Department of Medicine (Tier II), 2016
  • Ross Tsuyuki, Department of Medicine (Tier I), 2015
  • Maryam Sharifzadeh-Amin, Department of Dentistry (Tier II), 2015
  • Gwendolyn Clarke, Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology (Tier I), 2014
  • Erin Wright, Department of Surgery (Tier II), 2014
  • Richard Fedorak, Department of Medicine (Tier I), 2013
  • Lalith Satkunam, Division of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (Tier II), 2013
  • Sukhvinder Dhillon, (Tier II), 2012
  • Andrew Lin, (Tier I), 2011
  • Michelle Graham, (Tier II), 2011