Award Information

CSCI Resident Research Award - CSCI/CIHR/PGME Resident Research Awards 2021 - OPEN

The Canadian Society for Clinical Investigation (CSCI) and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) co-sponsor an annual Resident Research Award program. This prize is awarded each year for the best resident research project conducted during an RCPSC/CFPC residency training program at each Canadian medical school. Notification is sent out to all programs in the spring.

 The CSCI prize consists of:

  • $1,000 per resident in each medical school;
  • A complimentary CSCI membership for two years;
  • A diploma signed by the CIHR and CSCI presidents.

 PGME will match the prize with an additional $1,000 and, if there are eligible submissions, will award a second prize of $1,000.

 For further information please see CSCI Awards Announcement.

 

 

2021 Dr. Marnie Hinton Resident Wellness Award - Presented by Office of Resident Affairs and Physician Wellness - CLOSED

Dr. Marnie Hinton was a long-time Alberta physician, trained in Great Britain, who dedicated her life to assisting physicians and other Albertan individuals through a variety of avenues. She initially volunteered her time through the early days of the Alberta Physician Assistance Program, then became more formally involved as a triage physician with the Physician and Family Support Program of Alberta.

Dr. Hinton worked for many years at an Edmonton hospital site caring for an adult population with multiple issues focused on intellectual and concurrent severe behavioral challenges. She was known for her stamina and persistence with this often very difficult population.

Most notably, for nearly 25 years, she worked tirelessly with Canniff and Associates to support the Physicians Aftercare Program operated through the College of Physicians and Surgeons.

Dr. Hinton always made herself available for phone calls or direct support to physicians struggling with addiction. She frequently volunteered her time to take new members to 12 step recovery groups in the Greater Edmonton area or offer her wisdom regarding healthy sobriety.

Field of Study: Postgraduate Medicine

Value: $500.00

Number: 2

Conditions: Awarded to a medical resident with satisfactory academic standing in the Faculty of Medicine. Selection based on interest in physician health.

Nomination: Nominations to be sent to The Faculty of Medicine.

Funded By:  Annually funded by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA) and The Alberta Medical Association’s Physician and Family Support Program (PFSP).

To Nominate a Resident for This Award:

  1. Please fill in the requested nomination form (below), outlining why you feel the nominee should receive this award (including examples of how the nominee is involved in physician or resident physician health and wellbeing).
  2. Please provide two letters of support for the nominee. Letters can be provided by persons working in a professional capacity with the nominee.

2021 Dr. Marnie Hinton Nomination Form - Click Here

Completed nomination forms can be sent to: residentwellness@ucalgary.ca

Deadline for Nominations is March 15, 2021 (1700 H)

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Sandra Banner Student Award for Leadership

To encourage the development of future leaders in medicine

In recognition of the over 28 years of leadership Sandra Banner has provided to CaRMS, the Board of Directors established the Sandra Banner Student Award for Leadership.The purpose of these annual awards is to encourage the development of future leaders in medicine, through public recognition and financial support of one undergraduate and one postgraduate medical trainee who has demonstrated interest in/aptitude for leadership.

Each award is accompanied by up to $3,000 in funding to support learners’ proposed leadership activities, e.g., leadership conferences (including registration, travel and accommodation), formal leadership education at an accredited educational institution, or for a leadership elective (with defined leadership development goals).

The awards are presented each year at the annual CaRMS Forum or at another suitable time/location as determined by the Awards Committee. For application information, including requirements and deadlines, visit www.carms.ca/sbsal.