International Conference on Residency Education (ICRE)

Awards

Each year during the International Conference on Residency Education (ICRE), trailblazing medical educators and resident leaders are recognized for their valuable contributions and accomplishments within the field of residency training, advocacy and practice.

The 2023 Residency Education Awards call for nominations is now open.   

Deadline to submit: April 14, 2023 

We are accepting nominations for the following awards: 

 

To view the eligibility criteria and nomination requirements, please visit the Royal College website. 

Awards

Each year during the International Conference on Residency Education (ICRE), trailblazing medical educators and resident leaders are recognized for their valuable contributions and accomplishments within the field of residency training, advocacy and practice.

The 2023 Residency Education Awards call for nominations is now open.   

Deadline to submit: April 14, 2023 

We are accepting nominations for the following awards: 

 

To view the eligibility criteria and nomination requirements, please visit the Royal College website. 

Program Director of the Year Award

This award is given annually to a program director who has demonstrated a commitment to enhancing residency education as evidenced by innovation and impact beyond their program. Up to two awards are presented annually.

2022 award recipients:

 

Kristin Sivertz Resident Leadership Award

This award is given annually to a resident who has demonstrated leadership in Canadian specialty education and encourages the development of future leaders in medicine. Up to two awards are presented annually.

2022 award recipients:

Program Administrator Award for Excellence

This award is given annually to a Residency Program Administrator (PA) who has demonstrated a commitment to enhancing residency education as evidenced by innovation and excellence beyond their program.

2022 award recipient:

International Medical Educator of the Year Award

This award is given annually to an international residency educator who has demonstrated a commitment to enhancing residency education as evidenced by innovation and impact beyond their program.

2022 award recipient:

International Resident Leadership Award

This award is given annually to an international resident who has demonstrated leadership in specialty education and encourages the development of future leaders in medicine.

2022 award recipient:

ICRE Top Paper and Top Poster Awards

Each year, the top research paper; top resident paper; top quality improvement paper; and top What Works? papers are selected by a panel of judges.

 

Top Research Paper 2022

Differential attainment at the Intercollegiate Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons (MRCS) examination: A high-stakes postgraduate surgical examination
Presented by: Mr. Ricky Ellis, University of Aberdeen, Scotland

Top Resident Research Paper 2022
Resident and attending physician perspectives on direct and indirect observation
Presented by: Dr. Kathleen O’Connell, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON

 

Top What Works 2022
Scaling and spreading Quality Improvement education in the face of scarcity: Doing more with less
Presented by: Dr. Alan Gob, Western University,  London, ON

Top Poster 2022
Setting the stage for coaching: Examining clinical teachers’ coaching behaviours through a systems-based behaviour change lens
Presented by: Dr. Jessica Trier, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON