Yvonne-SteinertDr. Yvonne Steinert is the recipient of the 2014 Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada President’s Award for Exemplary National Leadership in Academic Medicine. This award recognizes excellence for national leadership in academic medicine.

Dr. Yvonne Steinert is a clinical psychologist and Professor of Family Medicine at McGill. She is also the Director of McGill’s Centre for Medical Education and holds the Richard and Sylvia Cruess Chair in Medical Education. Her educational interests relate to teaching and learning in medicine, the impact of faculty development on the individual and the organization, and the continuing professional development of faculty members.

The award will be presented during a ceremony as part of the 2014 Canadian Conference on Medical Education on Sunday, April 27, 2014 from 5 to 6 p.m. at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa.

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January 29, 2014