Award recognizes NOSM's approach to medical education

November 19, 2010

The Northern Ontario School of Medicine is the recipient of the national 2010 IPAC/Deloitte Public Sector Leadership Award, earning gold in the education category. The award recognizes NOSM for the leadership it has demonstrated in developing a bold new approach to medical education. "This approach, which was the creation of a medical school founded on a distinctive model of distributed, community engaged learning, is designed to ensure success in responding to the health needs of the geographically, socially and culturally diverse Northern Ontario communities," NOSM states. Ryerson University and Memorial University picked up silver and bronze, respectively, in the education category. NOSM News Release