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Past Recipients of the Program Director of the Year Award

2016: Moyez B. Ladhani MD, MSc, FRCPC

2015: Mark Frank Levine, MBBCh, FRCPC; Fraser Douglas Rubens, MD, MSc, FACS, FRCSC

2014: Robert Anderson, MD, FRCPC; and Brian Chung, MD, FRCPC

2013: Ian Preyra, MD, FRCPC; and Guy Brisseau, MD, MEd, FRCSC

2012: John Manoukian, MD, FRCSC; and Karen Finlay, MD, FRCPC

2011: Thomas Maniatis, MD, CM, MSc (Bioethics), FACP, FRCPC; and Joel Fox, MD, FRCPC

2010: Heather McDonald-Blumer, MD, FRCPC; and Parveen Wasi, MD, FRCPC

2009: Ravi Sidhu, MD, FRCSC; and  Terry Sosnowski, MD, FRCPC


Past Recipients of the Kristin Sivertz Resident Leadership Award

2016: Marie Claire Bourque, MD, MSc, FRCPC; Natasha Snelgrove, MD, FRCPC

2015: Chelsea Maedler-Kron, MD; Hassan Mir, MD

2014: Brent Thoma, MD, MA; and Lacey Pitre, MD

2013: Julie Kromm, MD; and Arun Jagdeo, MD

2012: Farhan Asrar, MD; and Sathish Rajasekaran, MD

2011: Zain Kassam, MD; and Mélissa Langevin, MD, FRCPC

2010: Jonathan Spicer, MD; and Christian Kraeker, MD, FRCPC

2009: Fiona Kouyoumdjian, MD; and Andrei Metelitsa, MD, FRCPC


Past Recipients of the International Residency Educator of the Year Award

2016: Jamiu Busari, MD, PhD, MHPE

2015: Neela Al Lamki, MD, FRCPC, FACR, FRCPI, FRCP(Glasg)

2014: Abdulaziz Boker, MBBS


Past Recipients of the International Resident Leadership Award

2016: Jordan D. Bohnen, MD, MBA

2015: Deepa Shah, MD

2014: Xaviour Walker, MD


Past Recipients of the Program Administrator Award for Innovation and Excellence

2016: Candice Stroud

2015: Ginette Snook, CMEA

2014: Meegan Dowe


Past Recipients of the ICRE Top Paper Award

2016: Feedback credibility in a formative postgraduate OSCE: Effects of examiner type. Lynfa Stroud, MD, University of Toronto, Toronto

2015: Entrustment in practice, a competency based curriculum assessed.Karsten van Loon, Sint Lucas Andreas Hospital, Amsterdam

2014: Factors that influence residents’ perceived credibility of examiners during a formative OSCE. Lynfa Stroud, MD, University of Toronto, Toronto

2013: The impact of varying levels of implementation fidelity on resident perceptions of an assessment innovation. Shelley Ross, University of Alberta, Calgary

2012: Weighing the Influences: Advice Seeking During Residency Training. Katherine McKinney  Lexington VA Medical Center

2011: Remediation of residents in difficulty:  A retrospective 10 – year review of the experience of a postgraduate board of examiners. Ingrid Zbieranowski, MD, University of Toronto, Toronto

2010: Evaluation of a structured wellness curriculum for emergency residents.  Kathryn Dong, MD, University of Alberta, Edmonton

2009: Towards a profile-based method for evaluating residents: Faculty ranking and clustering of text-based profiles. Jodi McIlroy, MD, University of British Columbia, Vancouver

2008: Analysis of Difficult Chest Tube Insertion Procedure – Revealing Limitations in Prototype Bench Model Training. Karen Joughin, MD, University of Queensland, Brisbane


Past Recipients of the ICRE Top Resident Paper Award

2016: Resident evaluations of faculty: Resident versus faculty perspectives.  Roochi Arora, MD, McMaster University, Hamilton

2015: Thinking on the front line: Understanding resident decision making in clinical practice. Emilie H. Stevens, MD, University of British Columbia, British Columbia

2014: The effects of resident duty hour reform on evolving concepts of professionalism: A qualitative study. Ning-Zi Sun, MD, McGill University, Montréal

2013: To Stay Or Not To Stay: A Grounded Theory Study Of The Post-Call Behaviours And Rationalizations Of Postgraduate Medical Trainees. Taryn S. Taylor, Western University, London


Past Recipients of the ICRE Top What Works? Award

2016: Emergency Medicine with Follow-Up: A Situated Learning Model for Teaching Inpatient Medicine to Emergency Medicine Residents.  Chris Merritt, MD, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island

2015: An integrated approach to teaching and assessing the health advocate and collaborator roles. Eleanor MacDougall, MD, University of Manitoba, Manitoba

2014: CanMEDS in context: Engaging residents in transition to residency program. Joan Binnendyk, University of Western Ontario, London

2013: Improving resident feedback skills and medicine clerk communication (IMPRESS-ME): Results from a prospective educational cohort trial. Lindsay Melvin, McMaster University, Hamilton

2012: The development and assessment of a novel CanMEDS Manager curriculum to improve resident test-ordering efficiency. Andrew Burke, McMaster University, Hamilton

2011: Observation of feedback by senior residents: Realtime versus remote observation of feedback encounters. Ian Mazzetti, MD, McMaster University, Hamilton

2010: Teaching residents to evaluate and treat (TREaT) curriculum: Piloting a resident-as-teacher program. Zain Kassam, MD, McMaster University, Hamilton


Past Recipients of the ICRE Top Poster Award

2016: Use of the surgical teaching rubric improves technical skills' acquisition and retention.  Marina Y. Ibrahim, MD, McGill University, Montreal

2015: Comparison of simulation-based resuscitation OSCE performance with ITER portfolio assessments of emergency medicine residents: A Canadian multi-center study. Andrew K. Hall, MD, Queen's University, Kingston

2014: Development of a workshop to introduce internal medicine residents to handover. Curtiss Boyington, MD, University of Alberta, Edmonton

2013: The role of mental practice in interprofessional healthcare education: A simulation perspective. Sana A. Ahmed, St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto

2012: Development and Validation of an Assessment Tool for Basic Radiological Image Interpretation. Monica Lypson, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor

2011: Interdisciplinary Site-Specific Didactic Meetings: Addressing Competency-Based Education and Program-Based Clinical Services. Marcio Gomes, University of Ottawa, Ottawa

2010: “Making the leap”: Postgraduate trainees identify helpful instructional strategies during the first six months of training. Dawn Martin, MD, University of Toronto, Toronto

2009: Staff and resident responses to simulated cases of impaired anaesthesiologists. Sonia Dee Sampson, MD, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John’s

2008: From 0-100: Creating a Research Agenda in Postgraduate Medical Education. Susan Glover Takahashi, University of Toronto, Toronto