The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) has named Michael Froeschl, MD, of the University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Program Director of the Year.
The Program Director of the Year Award is presented annually to a program director who has demonstrated a commitment to enhancing residency education as evidenced by innovation and impact beyond their program.
Dr. Froeschl is program director of the Adult Cardiology Residency Training Program at the University of Ottawa, a three-year program which provides training to specialists with a high degree of knowledge and skill in all aspects of modern clinical cardiology and with a demonstrated ability to act as consultant to other physicians, including family physicians, other specialists and surgeons.
Froeschl will receive his award during the International Conference on Residency Education (ICRE), which runs October 26 to 29 in Montreal.
Congratulations, Dr. Froeschl.
Leigh B. Morris
University of Ottawa Heart Institute