News & Honours

May 1, 2015

A huge congratulations to Drs. Glenn Regehr (Associate Director Research, CHES) and Sandra Jarvis-Selinger (CHES Scholar, Assistant Dean for UBC Faculty Development and Director of Curriculum in the MD Undergraduate Program) on their respective awards granted during the Canadian Conference on Medical Education (CCME) in Vancouver earlier this week. During a Early Career Medical Educators Group session, Dr. Regehr was awarded the Mentor Award for excellence in mentoring the next generation of medical educators. Dr. Jarvis-Selinger was presented the AFMC Award for Outstanding Contribution to Faculty Development in Canada in recognition for her leadership in in the development and delivery of faculty development programs and innovations. She is considered an outstanding mentor and has brought a structured, evidence based approach to curriculum design and program implementation.

April 16, 2015

The Centre for Medical Education at McGill University invites applications for a Postdoctoral Fellowship in Medical Education Research.

More information can be found here. Application deadline is June 15, 2015.

The Centre for Medical Education in the Faculty of Medicine at McGill University invites applications for an Academic Associate at the Masters level in the newly created Assessment and Evaluation Unit.

More information can be found here. Application deadline is May 15, 2015.

April 1, 2015

The Centre for Health Education Scholarship (CHES) at the UBC Faculty of Medicine invites applications for the position of Director, Clinical Educator Fellowship Program (CEFP). This is a 0.2 FTE position for a three (3) year term with the possibility of renewal, subject to satisfactory review. The position is expected to be filled by a candidate internal to the Faculty. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2015, or upon a date to be mutually agreed.

Review of applications will begin on May 1, 2015 and will continue until the position is filled. Read more about this opportunity here.

March 31, 2015

The 2015 Canadian Conference on Medical Education (CCME) will be held in Vancouver, BC from April 25-28. We are proud to share that UBC will have a large presence at these events presenting workshops, oral presentations, and posters.

For your reference, we have provided a list of presenters so that you may support your UBC colleagues with your presence, or with your congratulations following the event. Should you notice anything incorrect or missing from this list, please do not hesitate to contact us and we’ll do our best to accommodate the change; ches.communications@ubc.ca.

Please join us in celebrating the successes of our community!