The Professor-in-Residence Program
The Royal College Professor-in-Residence is a prestigious new program that will foster innovation and knowledge exchange at the Royal College. Annually a renowned expert will join the Royal College leadership team to examine health education and health policy with the goal of improving Royal College programs.
The Professor-in-Residence will be identified through an annual rigorous nomination process and will be selected by a review committee. The invited guest will present a Royal College Professor-in-Residence Lecture and will attend other College events.
Announcing our 2019 Professor-in-Residence
Dr. Brian Hodges, MD, PhD, FRCPC, is the 2019 Professor-in-Residence. A practicing psychiatrist and teacher, his research focuses on assessment, competence, compassion and the future of the health profession.
His lecture “The Future with AI: What will we need specialists for?” will explore the role of physicians in the changing world of technology.