Vision for the Department of Innovation in Medical Education (DIME)
D.I.M.E & M.E.
Futurecasting #MedEd @uOttawa
Interim Head of Anatomy & Teaching Chair @ uOttawa
Social Media Advisor @ RCPSC
This presentation should address the following three
1. Your vision for the Department of Innovation in
2. Your career path so far and how this position fits in
to your future career plans; and
3. Why you are the best candidate for the job.
Prix d’Excellence en Education « Competence Leadership »!
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A new leadership curriculum: The multiplication of intelligence.
Wiseman L, Bradwejn J, Westbroek EM.
Acad Med. 2014;89:376–379
A new model of leadership focusing on “Multiplier" leaders, who
• Amplify intelligence
• Produce better outcomes
• Grow talent
“... leadership no longer represents a special gift or power held by a select few.
Instead, it is a relationship between committed people. It becomes an
opportunity for all of us at any level.”
Dr. Kirch, AAMC President
D I M E!
DIME through the integration of education, research and
technology in an inclusive environment, in both official
languages, will be recognized as an international leader
in medical educational scholarship.
DIME will create an environment that promotes
innovation and advances in medical education
Leverage What We have, Optimizing ROI (For
Members + Stakeholders)
Graduate Studies Programs
• Health Professions Education Programs
• uOSSC Fellowships
• Healthcare Education Scholars Program
• Future: Master’s in Anatomy and MD/Ph.D.