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Academy Awards

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

Educator of Merit 

SET Supervisor/IMG Supervisor of the Year

An award presented by the Academy of Surgical Educators to recognise an exceptional contribution by a surgical supervisor/IMG supervisor towards supporting Trainees or International Medical Graduates (IMGs) to fulfill the goals, values and mission of the College. The SET Supervisor/IMG Supervisor 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 SET Supervisor/IMG Supervisor 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.

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 Facilitator/ Instructor 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

Educator of Commitment

The Educator of Commitment award is to acknowledge and recognise the contribution of RACS-registered supervisors (and retired from service) who have served for 9 years or more.


Academy Award Winners 2018

The ASE would like to congratulate the winners of the 2018 Academy Recognition Awards. The presentation of these awards will be made at the Academy of Surgical Educators' Forum on Thursday 8 November 2018 in Sydney.

Educator of Merit

1. SET Supervisor/IMG Supervisor of the Year Award

ACT: Dr Sindy Vrancic, FRACS
QLD: Dr John Preston, FRACS
VIC: Prof Igor Konstantinov, FRACS
NT: Mr Michael Wilson, FRACS
NSW: Dr Amanda Dawson, FRACS
SA: Prof Peter Anderson, FRACS
WA: Prof Peter Friedland, FRACS
TAS: Mr Hung Nguyen, FRACS
NZ: Mr Richard Wong She, FRACS
NZ: Mr Simon McMahon, FRACS

2. Facilitator/ Instructor of the Year Award

Dr Wendy Crebbin

Educator of Commitment

   
Dr Sumit Yadav SET Supervisor
Mr Robert Stuklis SET Supervisor
Dr Yves D'Udekem SET Supervisor
Mr Moheb Ghaly SET Supervisor
Mr Stephen Allison SET Supervisor
Mr Midhat Ghali SET Supervisor
Mr Stephen Clifforth SET Supervisor
Assoc Prof Vijayaragavan Muralidharan SET Supervisor
Mr Allan Smith SET Supervisor
Mr Stephen Fulham SET Supervisor
Mr Ralph Gourlay SET Supervisor
Dr Linda Fenton SET Supervisor
Mr Thomas Bowles SET Supervisor
Mr Gerard Coren SET Supervisor
Mr Stephen Jancewicz SET Supervisor
Dr Katherine Martin SET Supervisor
Mr Andrew Parasyn SET Supervisor
Prof Glenn Guest SET Supervisor
Mr Pravin Kumar SET Supervisor
Mr Atul Dhabuwala SET Supervisor
Dr Arvind Dubey SET Supervisor
Mr Nikitas Vrodos SET Supervisor
Mr Michael Edger SET Supervisor
Mr James Baker SET Supervisor
Mr David Pohl SET Supervisor
Mr Martin Forer SET Supervisor
Dr William Johnston SET Supervisor
Mr Ian Jacobson SET Supervisor
Assoc Prof Nigel Biggs SET Supervisor
Mr Thomas Kertesz SET Supervisor
Dr Roger Grigg SET Supervisor
Mr Michel Neeff SET Supervisor
Mr Dilhan Cabraal SET Supervisor
Mr David Vokes SET Supervisor
Dr Margaret Pohl SET Supervisor
Dr Elizabeth Whan SET Supervisor
Dr Roland Jiang SET Supervisor
Mr Terry Wu SET Supervisor
Dr Elias Moisidis SET Supervisor
Assoc Prof John Vandervord SET Supervisor
Dr Richard Rahdon SET Supervisor
Mr Graham Sellars SET Supervisor
Mr Richard Wong She SET Supervisor
Dr Raymond Ko SET Supervisor
Mr Gordon O'Neill SET Supervisor
Mr Brendan Stanley SET Supervisor
Dr Wendell Neilson SET Supervisor
Mr Mark Lovelock SET Supervisor
Dr Lubomyr Lemech SET Supervisor
Dr Ravi Huilgol SET Supervisor
Assoc Prof David McClure SET Supervisor
Prof Justin Roake SET Supervisor
Dr Mark Jackson SET Supervisor
Mr Laurence Ferguson SET Supervisor
Dr Bernard Bourke SET Supervisor
Dr Jennifer Chambers SET Supervisor
Mr Alan Saunder SET Supervisor
Mr Vikram Puttaswamy SET Supervisor
Dr Phillip Puckridge SET Supervisor
Dr Mathew Sebastian SET Supervisor
Mr Kevin Varty SET Supervisor
Mr Francis Kimble SET Supervisor

 

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 1111
Fax: +61 3 9276 7412
Email: ase@surgeons.org