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New Deadline Dates for PGME Awards 

Dear Colleagues,

We are pleased to announce the upcoming submission deadlines for the following PGME awards:

1)    CAME Rising Star Certificate of Excellence - submission deadline November 24, 2021
2)    PARO Resident Teaching Award – submission deadline December 10, 2021
3)    Robert Sheppard Award – submission deadline January 7, 2022
4)    Social Responsibility Award – submission deadline January 14, 2022
5)    Awards for Excellence in Postgraduate Medical Education – submission deadline January 21, 2022
6)    Sarita Verma Award – submission deadline February 4, 2022
7)    Postgraduate Medical Trainee Leadership Award – submission deadline March 18, 2022
8)    Postgraduate Research Award – submission deadline April 1, 2022
9)    CSCI/CIHR Award – submission deadline July 8, 2022

Please note: The U of T PGME Award Adjudication Committee members review several submissions for multiple award categories throughout the academic year for which we are very appreciative. Keeping this in mind, announcements regarding successful submissions of awards may take longer than usual due to Covid-19. We aim to announce winners as soon as possible following the submission deadlines. We appreciate the commitment of all applicants who submit award applications that highlight the innovative and interesting work being done in our medical education community.

If you have any questions, please contact arlene.mckinley@utoronto.ca

 

The PGME Office administers the following 9 awards and 2 scholarships:

Award Name Eligibility Submission Deadline
CAME Rising Star Certificate of Excellence Open to trainees registered with PGME Wed, Nov 24, 2021
PARO Trust Fund: Resident Teaching Award Open to senior residents registered with the PGME Office. Fri, Dec 10, 2021
Postgraduate Research Awards Open to trainees registered with PGME & graduate students registered with the University of Toronto. Fri, April 1, 2022
Postgraduate Medical Trainee Leadership Awards Open to trainees registered with PGME. Fri, March 18, 2022
CSCI/CIHR Award Open to residents registered with PGME. Fri, Jul 8, 2022
PSI Foundation: Resident Research Prizes Closed
(View previous award recipients)
Discontinued by the PSI Foundation.

Award Name Eligibility Submission Deadline
Temerty Faculty of Medicine Awards for Excellence in Postgraduate Medical Education Open to all Temerty Faculty of Medicine Academic staff. Fri, Jan 21, 2022
The Sarita Verma Award for Advocacy & Mentorship in Postgraduate Medicine Open to any faculty or staff member (individual or group) in a PGME program. Fri, Feb 4, 2022

Award Name Eligibility Submission Deadline
Robert Sheppard Award for Health Equity and Social Justice Open to UofT faculty members and medical residents/fellows involved in the development and/or implementation of activities, programs or research related to social justice and health equity in faculty development or postgraduate medical education. Fri, Jan 7, 2022
Social Responsibility Award in Postgraduate Medical Education Open to UofT faculty members involved in PGME training and trainees registered with PGME. Fri, Jan 14, 2022

Award Name Eligibility Submission Deadline
Charles Mickle Fellowship Award This award is to be given annually to a member of the medical profession anywhere in the world, who in the opinion of the PGME Executive Committee, has done the most within the preceding 10 years to advance and promote sound knowledge of a practical kind in medical art or science.
Medical Humanities Grant Faculty Spring Deadline Friday, March 25, 2022


Fall Deadline
Fri, Oct 14, 2022

Please see below a list of award recipients, or view the recipient gallery.

Charles Mickle Fellowship Award Recipients

Year Recipient
2022 Warren Rubenstein
2021 Sanjeev Sockalingam
2020 Richard Reznick
2019 Ivan Silver
2018 Kevin Imrie
2017 Catharine Whiteside
2016 Sarita Verma
2015 Murray Urowitz
2014 Rayfel Schneider
2013 Ronald Levine
2012 David McKnight
2011 Ian Witterick

Award Name Eligibility Submission Deadline
Clinician Scientist Graduate Scholarship Open to all trainees registered in a Royal College or College of Family Physicians program at the University of Toronto. Fri, Dec 3, 2021
Clinician Educator Graduate Scholarship Open to all trainees registered in a Royal College or College of Family Physicians program at the University of Toronto. Fri, Dec 3, 2021

For a summary of award winners from previous academic sessions, please see the list below.

If you have any questions about awards administered by PGME please contact Arlene McKinley. For awards not administered by PGME, please see the individual pages listed below for contact information.

Awards not administered by PGME:

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