UTDRO Celebrates its Faculty at the 28th AGM

Nov 12, 2019

On Monday, November 11, 2019, UTDRO gathered at the University of Toronto Faculty Club for its 28th Annual General Meeting. Despite the first snow storm of the year, nearly 100 faculty members were present to celebrate the many achievements from the last academic year.


Executive Vice Chair Dr. Greg Czarnota presented the education awards on behalf of Vice Chair, Education Dr. Rebecca Wong, while Dr. Mike Milosevic, Vice Chair, Research presented the research awards. The list of 2018-2019 winners is below, and to see award recipients from previous years, visit the Departmental Awards

Recipients of the education awards:

  • Medical Radiation Sciences Program Best Guest Lecturer Award: Jette Borg
  • Medical Radiation Sciences Program Excellence in Classroom Teaching Award: Kieng Tan
  • Medical Radiation Sciences Program Excellence in Clinical Supervision Award: Monica Van Larkin
  • Medical Radiation Sciences Program Excellence in Research Supervision Award: Joanna Javor
  • Postgraduate Advocacy & Mentorship Award: Eric Leung
  • Postgraduate Medical Education Excellence in Research Supervision Award: Alexander Louie
  • Professional Development & CME Award: Nicole Harnett
  • Postgraduate Medical Education Classroom Teaching Award: Derek Tsang
  • Undergraduate Medical Education Outstanding Contribution to the Program: Jennifer Croke
  • Undergraduate Medical Education Best Clinical Teaching: Patrick Cheung and Andrew Hope

Recipients of the research awards:

  • Best Annual Research Performance Award: Meredith Giuliani
  • Excellence in Research Leadership: Lisa Di Prospero
  • Rising Star Award (previously Outstanding Research Potential Award): Benjamin Lok
  • Sustained Excellence in Research Award: Arjun Sahgal