Faculty Development Mini Fellowships

The CPD Faculty Development Mini Fellowship grant is intended to support faculty engaging in professional development opportunities to enhance their roles as teachers, researchers, and administrators. Grants of up to $5000.00 are available to Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry faculty members from London, the Windsor Campus, and the Distributed Academies. 

The next competition will open Wednesday, January 11, 2023 and close on Wednesday, March 8, 2023 at 11:59 pm (EST).

Congratulations to the following Fall 2021 award winners who have recently completed their mini fellowships:

• Mason Leschyna, Family Medicine (Windsor), “Certified Health Executive Program”
• Christine Bell, Physiology & Pharmacology (London), “Scholarship of Teaching & Learning by Design”

The Fall 2022 competition attracted many strong applications. Congratulations to the following award recipients:
• Kristen Clemens, Medicine (London), “Certificate In Leadership Excellence”
• Jason Chui, Anesthesia & Perioperative Medicine (London), “Health Leadership: Achieving Your Potential”
• Catalina Casas Lopez, Anesthesia & Perioperative Medicine (London), “ACLS Virtual Reality Simulation”
• Dhiraj Dhanjani, Surgery (Sarnia), “OMA Physician Leadership Course”
• Michael Sanatani, Medical Oncology (London), “Training to Teach in Medicine”

Priority will be given to applications which
• clearly demonstrate anticipated benefit to the applicant's roles in their department/division, and across the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
• are supported by additional funds from the applicant's department/division or Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry unit
• align with the strategic directions of Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry.

For further details of the award goals and the application requirements please review the guidelines below carefully. Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted.

Application Guidelines

Application Template

Examples of Past Funded Applications

  • "Leadership Development for Physicians in Academic Health Centers"

  • "Program for Educators in Health Professions"

  • "Case Writing and Teaching Workshop"

  • "Unconscious Bias Learning Lab for Health Professions"

  • "Applied Compositional Data Analysis"

If you have questions about the award or the application process, email cpd@schulich.uwo.ca and include "Mini Fellowship Award" in the subject line.

Submit completed applications, with all required components, as a single PDF file to  cpd@schulich.uwo.ca with the subject line: "Mini Fellowship Application". Application components required to be included in the submission can be found in the application guidelines.