Current Academic Administrative Searches and (Re)Appointments

Chair, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Professor John Kingdom will complete his first five-year term as Chair of the Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology on June 30, 2018. Prof. Kingdom is eligible for reappointment.

In accordance with the University’s “Policy on Appointment of Academic Administrators,” a committee has been struck to advise Dean Trevor Young on the appointment of the Chair — whether to recommend the reappointment of Prof. Kingdom for a second five-year term or to proceed with a search.

The composition of the committee, which has been approved by the Vice-President and Provost, is as follows:

Trevor Young (Chair) – Dean, Faculty of Medicine and Vice-Provost, Relations with Health Care Institutions
Glen Bandiera – Associate Dean, Postgraduate Medical Education, Faculty of Medicine
Adalsteinn Brown – Interim Dean, Dalla Lana School of Public Health
Nelson Cabral – Business Manager, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Nicolette Caccia – Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology; The Hospital for Sick Children and Humber River Hospital
Patricia Lee – Assistant Professor and Interim Head, Division of Urogynaecology, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology; Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Filomena Meffe – Associate Professor and Director, Professional Development, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology; Chief, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, St. Michael’s Hospital
Javier Mejia Gomez – Subspecialty Fellow, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Elizabeth Miazga – Resident and PGY3 Representative, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Joan Murphy – Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology; Chief, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Trillium Health Partners
Gary Newton – President and Chief Executive Officer, Sinai Health System
Mathew Sermer – Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology; Chief, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Sinai Health System, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Women’s College Hospital
Heather Shapiro – Associate Professor and Vice Chair, Education; Sinai Health System

The committee welcomes input. Please send any comments to Dean Trevor Young, c/o Anastasia Meletopoulos, Academic Affairs Specialist, at anastasia.meletopoulos@utoronto.ca. Your opinions will be treated in strict confidence and will be made known only to the Advisory Committee for the (Re)Appointment of Chair, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology.

 

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