Awards

The Faculty of Medicine awards recognize outstanding contributions to education and teaching, administrative leadership, community service, medical research, and continuing medication education.

Faculty of Medicine Awards of Excellence in Education

The Faculty Awards of Excellence in Education recognize outstanding contributions in education and teaching, excellence in the delivery of clinical care, and community service. Two awards have been created to acknowledge excellence in education among our faculty members, and to encourage their continued efforts in education. Categories include;

  • The Faculty of Medicine Early Career Educator Award
  • The Faculty of Medicine Award of Excellence in Education

Nomination Information: Awards of Excellence in Education [PDF - 208KB]

Submission deadline: March 31, 2023

Community Teacher of the Year Award

The Community Teacher of the Year Award recognizes excellence in community-based teaching outside of a major academic centre (Halifax, NS and Saint John, NB).

Nomination Information: Community Teacher of the Year [PDF - 204KB]

Submission deadline: March 31, 2023

Faculty of Medicine Awards for Excellence in Medical Research

The Faculty of Medicine Awards for Excellence in Medical Research acknowledge the considerable efforts and accomplishments of our faculty in the field of medical research. The three annual categories include:

  • The Faculty of Medicine Excellence in Basic Research Award
  • The Faculty of Medicine Early Career Investigator Award
  • The Faculty of Medicine Excellence in Clinical Research Award

Nomination Information: Awards for Excellence in Medical Research [PDF - 221KB] and Nomination form

Submission deadline: March 17, 2023

Faculty of Medicine Awards for Excellence in Research Mentorship

The Faculty of Medicine Awards for Excellence in Medical Research acknowledge the considerable efforts and accomplishments of our faculty who consistently serve as exemplary mentors of trainees and other faculty members. Categories include;

  • Faculty of Medicine Award for Excellence in Research Mentorship of Trainees
  • Faculty of Medicine Award for Excellence in Research Mentorship of Trainees\Faculty of Medicine Award for Excellence in Research Mentorship - Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
  • Faculty of Medicine Award for Career Excellence in Research Mentorship

Nomination Information: Awards for Excellence in Research Mentorship [PDF - 201KB] and Nomination form

Submission deadline: March 17, 2023

Faculty of Medicine Wayne Putnam Award

The Faculty of Medicine Wayne Putnam Award recognizes individuals who consistently contribute in notable ways to the continuing education of Maritime physicians. Those contributions could be in the form of teaching or organizing any form of continuing medical education program.

Nomination Information: Wayne Putnam Award [PDF -146KB]

Submission deadline: March 31, 2023

Faculty of Medicine Awards for Excellence in Clinical Practice

Two Awards for Excellence in Clinical Practice have been established in recognition of physician faculty members who serve as exemplary role models in delivering patient care of exceptionally high quality. Categories include:

  • The Faculty of Medicine Early Career Award of Excellence in Clinical Practice
  • The Faculty of Medicine Award of Excellence in Clinical Practice

Nomination form Awards of Excellence in Excellence in Clinical Practice [PDF - 208KB]

Submission deadline March 31, 2023

Allan Cohen Memorial Award in Community Service

The Dr. Allan Cohen Memorial Award for Community Service honors the late Dr. Allan Cohen, a distinguished member of Dalhousie Medical School. This award recognizes faculty, staff, and students who work to fulfill the mission of the Medical School by displaying outstanding community service with health-related organizations and causes.

Nomination Information: Allan Cohen Memorial Award in Community Service [PDF - 136]

Submission deadline: March 31, 2023

Faculty of Medicine Awards of Excellence in Leadership

The Faculty of Medicine Awards of Excellence in Leadership acknowledge excellence and recognize the importance of administrative leadership in the medical school setting. Categories include:

  • The Faculty of Medicine Awards of Excellence, Academic Leadership
  • The Faculty of Medicine Awards of Excellence, Professional & Managerial Leadership
  • The Faculty of Medicine Awards of Excellence, Emerging Leader
  • The Faculty of Medicine Awards of Excellence, Leadership in Administrative, Clerical & Technical Support
  • The Faculty of Medicine Awards of Excellence, The Ryan Clow Team Collaboration Award

Nomination Information: Awards of Excellence in Leadership [PDF - 224KB]

Submission deadline: April 15, 2023


Questions? All award inquires can be submitted to the Dean’s Office at Awards.Medicine@dal.ca.

Each year Dalhousie University recognizes faculty and staff with the university-wide teaching awards. Find out more about the university-wide awards here.