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Academy Awards 2017

Nominations are now CLOSED.

The Academy of Surgical Educators Awards have been created to acknowledge and reward surgical educators across Australasia.

Supervisor/Clinical Assessor of the Year is to recognise an exceptional contribution toward supporting Trainees or International Medical Graduates (IMGs) and will be awarded in each state / territory and New Zealand.

Professional Development Facilitator/ Instructor of the Year is to recognise an exceptional contribution by a course facilitator/ instructor teaching on Professional Development or Skills Education courses and will be awarded to one participant across Australasia.

The presentation of these awards will be made at the Academy of Surgical Educators Forum on Thursday 2 November 2017 in Sydney.

Educator of Merit

Supervisor/Clinical Assessor of the Year

An award presented by the Academy of Surgical Educators to recognise an exceptional contribution by a surgical supervisor/clinical assessor toward supporting Trainees or International Medical Graduates (IMGs) to fulfill the goals,

values and mission of the College. The Supervisor/Clinical Assessor of the Year award will be awarded in each state or territory of Australia and New Zealand, where there is an appropriate candidate nominated.

The Supervisor/Clinical Assessor of the Year award may be nominated by a member of the regional training board or committee, clinical team, surgical educator colleague, IMG, Trainee or College staff member.

This award will be judged on the following criteria:

  • Demonstration of the Colleges' goals, values and missions
  • Inspirational role modelling as a supervisor/clinical assessor
  • Understanding and commitment to training and surgical education
  • Involvement in training and continuing professional development
  • A Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons or Board accredited supervisor.

Professional Development Facilitator/ Instructor of the Year

An award presented by the Academy of Surgical Educators to recognise an exceptional contribution by a course facilitator/ instructor teaching on Professional Development or Skills Education courses.  The Professional Development Facilitator of the Year Award may be nominated by a staff member of the College, surgical educator colleague, Fellow, IMG or Trainee.

This award will be judged on the following criteria:

  • Demonstration of the Colleges' goals, values and missions.
  • Inspirational role modelling as a facilitator of Professional Development programming
  • Understanding and commitment to surgical education
  • Demonstration of a proactive approach to leadership in Professional Development program delivery

Academy Award Winners 2016

The ASE would like to congratulate the winners of the 2016 Academy Recognition Awards. The presentation of these awards was made at the Academy of Surgical Educators' Forum on Thursday 10 November 2016 in Melbourne.

Supervisor/Clinical Assessor of the Year Award

  • VIC  - Mr Daniel Fletcher, FRACS 
  • NSW - Dr Mark Muhlmann, FRACS 
  • QLD - Mr Donald Pitchford, FRACS 
  • SA - Dr Marina Yeow, FRACS 
  • WA  - Prof David Fletcher, FRACS 
  • NZ - Ms Jane Strang, FRACS  
  • TAS - Mr Tobias Evans, FRACS 

Professional Development Facilitator/ Instructor of the Year Award

Mr David Speakman, FRACS

Contact

ASE Secretariat
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
College of Surgeons' Gardens
250-290 Spring Street
East Melbourne VIC 3002 Australia

Telephone: +61 3 9249 1212
Fax: +61 3 9276 7412
Email: ase@surgeons.org