Awards: 2019 PARO Award recipients

Congratulations to the 2019 PARO (Professional Association of Residents of Ontario) Award Recipients from Schulich Medicine & Dentistry, Dr. Daniel Grushka, Dr. Bharat Markandey, and Anish Naidu, Medicine Class of 2019.

Dr. Grushka, Family Medicine was recognized for Excellence in Clinical Teaching category, for a commitment to patient care, quality of bedside teaching and interest in the trainees’ personal development.

Dr. Markandey, Internal Medicine was recognized for Resident Teaching Award category, for providing outstanding clinical teaching experiences to junior residents and clinical clerks.

“A great mentor once said to me, in learning, you will teach, and in teaching, you will learn. I am very honoured to be able to contribute to the learning of tomorrow’s exceptional physicians.” - Dr. Bharat Markandey

Anish Naidu was recognized for the Citizenship Award for Medical Students Award category, recognizing students who have made a significant contribution towards improving the general welfare of fellow medical students.

Each year PARO honours physicians, residents and medical students in Ontario for excellence in teaching, development and improving the welfare of fellow medical learners.