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Schulich Medicine & Dentistry Windsor Program
Schulich Medicine & Dentistry Windsor Program

Learner Peer Award of Excellence in Medical Education

2011-2012 Windsor Program Awards of Excellence

The Associate Dean, Windsor Program solicits nominations for three newly created awards. These awards are the most prestigious awards given by the Windsor Program in recognition of exceptional performance.  These awards augment the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry (SSMD) Dean’s Awards of Excellence. Recipients will be notified of their award in the spring of 2012.

Learner Peer Award of Excellence in Medical Education

  • Learners are asked to consider nominating a fellow learner who has displayed exceptional interest and enthusiasm and the ability to generate student enthusiasm; and made a significant contribution to improving the quality of academic or extracurricular student life in Windsor.
  • The purpose of this award is to publicly acknowledge and express appreciation for a peer learner’s provision of leadership and contribution to the wellbeing of other students at the Windsor Program of the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry.

Nominations:

Nominations may be submitted by any active learner currently enrolled in the Windsor Program of the SSMD or any SSMD Resident who has completed a rotation/s in Windsor during 2011-2012. Each nomination must be submitted with supporting written documentation. Please provide detailed, descriptive comments to explain why you have nominated the individual. Remember award recipients are selected solely on the information that you provide in your nomination materials.

Eligibility:

To be eligible for this award, the nominee must be an active learner currently enrolled in the Windsor Program or a SSMD Resident who has trained in Windsor during 2011-2012. Nominees shall be in good academic standing.

How to Nominate:

Step 1: Complete the nominator and nominee information on the nomination form.

Step 2: Tell the Story! Complete the 'Description of Nominee' section by providing specific examples of how/why the nominee should be considered for the award.

Step 3: Using this form, please submit your nomination. This form must be returned (either electronically or by hard copy) to Ann Sovan, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Windsor Program, 401 Sunset Ave, Medical Education Building, Windsor,  Ontario  N9B 3P4 or (asovan@uwindsor.ca) before Monday February 13, 2012.

Please note:

  • Supporting information within the nominator form is highly recommended with each nomination
     
  • Preferably the nomination form should be submitted electronically, however handwritten nominations are acceptable
     
  • There are up to three recipients per award (you may only submit one nomination per category)
     
  • Award recipients are only eligible to receive this award once every two years but all nominees will be notified

Selection Process:

Those nominated will be adjudicated by a committee comprised of the Windsor Program Associate Dean (Chair), the Assistant Dean Faculty & Governmental Affairs and Program Manager.  Recipients will be notified of their award in the spring of 2012.

Please note that your identity as a nominator will remain confidential