Education Vice Deans

The Faculty of Medicine is supported by three Education Vice Deans who collaboratively work to promote excellence, innovation and scholarship in education across the education continuum, from undergraduate medical education to faculty development. Together, they advise the Dean of Medicine on all matters relating to education, and develop and implement initiatives to translate the Faculty’s education mission and goals into practice.

The Education Vice Deans are:

Professor Patricia Houston, Vice Dean, MD Program (Co-Chair)
Professor Allan Kaplan,  Vice Dean, Graduate and Academic Affairs
Professor Salvatore Spadafora, Vice Dean, Postgraduate MD Education (PGME & CPD) (Co-Chair)

Learn more about the Council of the Education Vice Deans by viewing our Terms of Reference.

The Office of the Education Vice Deans promotes integrative activities and awards and recognition, improves policies and protocols, and supports education development funding.

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