Robert Sheppard Award for Health Equity and Social Justice Submission Deadline

Jan 12, 2018

All day


The purpose of the Robert Sheppard Award is to recognize the outstanding contributions of faculty members and postgraduate trainees in the development and/or implementation of activities, programs or research related to social justice and health equity in faculty development or postgraduate medical education.

Up to three awards will be presented annually. Each will receive a certificate with a financial prize.

Winners will be notified in March and faculty winners will be recognized at the Faculty’s Annual Educational Achievement Day on Wednesday, May 9, 2018.

Eligibility for this award is as follows:

  1. Faculty
    Any faculty member, in any department, who participates in the education of postgraduate trainees or to faculty development at the University of Toronto.
  2. Resident/Fellow
    Any resident/fellow currently registered with PGME.

Attached you will find the Nomination Form and Checklist. The deadline for submission of completed packages to the Post MD Education Office is Friday, January 12, 2018. Please submit your package by email to Arlene McKinley at

If you have any questions, contact Arlene McKinley at 416-946-5471 or by email.

Additional award information can be found at the PGME website:

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