CME & PD Awards

Awards

Every year the Office of CME&PD awards the ...


The Dr. Norm Schachar Long-Service Award in CME & PD

Presented to an individual or group who have made long-term commitments to the educational enterprise of Continuing Medical Education at the University of Calgary Office of CME & PD. This individual may be a course chair, planning committee member, teacher, or long-standing, enthusiastic champion of Continuing Medical Education.

New Teacher of the Year Award

A teaching award for the top-rated new teacher at a Continuing Medical Education Event during preceding Academic Year.

CME Course Innovation Award

Awarded to the planning committee or program that best embodied cutting-edge principles in educational delivery, design, or assessment.

CME Top Teacher Awards

Presented to individual(s) that exhibited excellence and dedication to teaching through their contributions to multiple CME events and positive feedback from learners.

Past Recipients

2018 - 2019

The Dr. Norm Schachar Long-Service Award in CME&PD

  • Dale Wright

New Teacher of the Year Award

  • Dr. Alex Poole

CME Course Innovation Award:

  • Planning Committee for the Alberta Opioid Dependency Treatment Virtual Training Course 

CME Top Teacher Award

  • Dr. Greg Kline

2014 - 2015

The Dr. Norm Schachar Long-Service Award in CME & PD 

  • Dr. Jerry Pelletier

New Teacher of the Year Award 

  • Dr. Adam Cheng

CME Course Innovation Award

  • Dr. David Topps, Dr. Heather Armson, Dr. Paul Taenzer and the rest of the DYNIA team for the DYNIA Program

CME Top Teacher Awards

  • Dr. Lori Montgomery

  • Dr. Mike Slawnych

  • Dr. John Arlette

  • Dr. David Hogan

The Dr. Jocelyn Lockyer CME & PD Research Grant

  • Dr. Amanda Roze des Ordons 

 

2017 - 2018

The Dr. Norm Schachar Long-Service Award in CME&PD

  • Dr. Elwyn Brown
  • Dr. Sheldon Roth

New Teacher of the Year Award

  • Dr. Alex Leung

CME Course Innovation Award:

  • Dr. James McMeekin
  • Dr. Russell Quinn

CME Top Teacher Award

  • Dr. Victor Lun

2016 - 2017

The Dr. Norm Schachar Long-Service Award in CME & PD 

  • Dr. Steven Douglas

  • Dr. Deborah Hitchcock

  • Dr. Shelley Howk

New Teacher of the Year Award 

  • Dr. Karmon Helmle

  • Dr. Rabiya Jalil  

CME Course Innovation Award

  • Dr. Michael Hill and Dr. Noreen Kamal

CME Top Teacher Award

  • Dr. Ted Findlay 

2015 - 2016

The Dr. Norm Schachar Long-Service Award in CME & PD 

  • Dr. Jean Rawling

  • Dr. Steve Simpson

  • Dr. Barry Baylis

New Teacher of the Year Award 

  • Dr. Robert Granger

CME Course Innovation Award

  • Dr. Chris Penney

CME Top Teacher Awards

  • Dr. Fiona Mattatal

  • Dr. Adam Spencer