Dr. Tom Crichton Awarded 2018 CAME/ACÉM Certificate of Merit
The Canadian Association for Medical Education (CAME) has announced Dr. Tom Crichton, an Associate Professor in Family Medicine at NOSM, as a recipient of the 2018 CAME/ACÉM Certificate of Merit Award. The CAME Certificate of Merit, which promotes, recognizes, and rewards faculty committed to medical education in Canadian medical schools has been awarded to Dr. Crichton for his for his contributions to Postgraduate Medical Education, particularly in Assessment and Competency-Based Medical Education.
Dr. Crichton, a father of three, is a community-based family physician in Sudbury, ON, doing comprehensive Family Medicine practice and has been involved in medical education in Northern Ontario since 1994. In response to receiving this accolade, Dr. Crichton said, “I am pleased and honoured to have been selected for this award. I have truly enjoyed my work in medical education at NOSM and am gratified to receive this recognition from my peers.”
The award will be presented at the CAME Annual General Meeting which will be held in conjunction with the Canadian Conference on Medical Education (CCME) in Halifax, Nova Scotia on April 28 - May 1, 2018.
NOSM Board Holds Face-to-Face Meeting in Thunder Bay
NOSM's Board of Directors held its annual face-to-face meeting in Thunder Bay on November 30 and December 1, 2017. This two-day meeting provided a valuable opportunity for Board members to contribute their expertise and experience to a variety of meaningful conversations related to NOSM’s strategic priorities.
NOSM Announces First Vice Dean, Academic
The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Catherine (Cathy) Cervin as the School’s First Vice Dean, Academic, effective January 1, 2018. The Vice Dean, Academic position will enhance NOSM’s focus on fulfilling the School’s social accountability mandate, while continuing to achieve the academic mission.
Nominations are Now Open for NOSM Awards of Education and Scholarship
Faculty, residents, and students of the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) play an integral role in achieving the School’s mission of Innovative education and research for a healthier North. Please take a moment to recognizes the contributions that all NOSM members are making to education, research, clinical care, and administration in Northern Ontario. The deadline to nominate is Friday, December 1, 2017. For more information, kindly contact Anita Arella at email@example.com.