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Department of Innovation in Medical Education

The Department of Innovation in Medical Education (DIME) is a new, non-clinical department in the Faculty of Medicine that offers teaching, research and scholarship in the area of medical education. DIME promotes innovation and advances in medical education scholarship and enables and evaluates breakthrough advances across the medical education continuum.

DIME’s goal is to be the University of Ottawa’s primary resource for expertise in medical education research, with a mandate to support education and educational scholarship in clinical medicine locally, nationally and internationally.

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Posted on Tuesday, March 29, 2022

A unique program is arriving at the Faculty of Medicine, a first in Canada that’s addressing a global need in medical education.

Posted on Friday, February 12, 2021

Congratulations to uOttawa Faculty of Medicine’s 2021 Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada (AFMC) award winners: Dr. Robert Bell (Clinical Teacher Award) and Dr. Ali Jalali (John Ruedy Award for Innovation in Medical Education).

Posted on Tuesday, November 16, 2021

In recognition of more than 25 years of dedication to improving medical education standards, the Medical Council of Canada (MCC) has honoured Dr. Claire Touchie with the 2021 Dr. Louis Levasseur Distinguished Service Award.