Nominate an amazing doctor or DIT manager now

Choose one of the four categories below and use the online form to nominate:

Submitting a nomination

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JMO of the Year

Criteria and previous winner:

Nominations for this award are open to doctors who are PGY1 or PGY2 in 2019. In this category we are looking for doctors who:

  • have excellent clinical skills
  • have demonstrated non-clinical professional excellence (e.g. advocacy, mentoring, support provided to colleagues)
  • have made significant contributions to prevocational medical education and training
  • do extra-curricular work and display non-clinical professional excellence
  • provide support to their colleagues
  • and live up to the Health Minister's CORE values

Last year's winner was Dr Bhavi Ravindran. He won for his clinical excellence, excellent communication skills, professionalism, and his insight.

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  • JMO of the Year: Nominee Details

Registrar of the Year

Criteria and previous winner:

Nominations for this award are open to doctors who are registrars in 2019. In this category we are looking for doctors who:

  • have excellent clinical skills
  • have demonstrated non-clinical professional excellence (e.g. advocacy, mentoring, support provided to colleagues)
  • have made significant contributions to prevocational medical education and training
  • do extra-curricular work and display non-clinical professional excellence
  • provide support to their colleagues
  • and live up to the Health Minister's CORE values

Last year's winner was Dr Wenjie Zhong. He won for exhibiting clinical excellence, compassion for patients, advancing the wellbeing of his colleagues, and being a great teacher for JMOs.

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  • Registrar of the Year: Nominee Details

Teacher of the Year

Criteria and previous winner:

In this category we are looking for doctors who:

  • have excellent teaching skills and knowledge
  • are respected by doctors-in-training and other colleagues

Last year's winner was Dr Lisa Dark. This was Dr Dark's second time win in the Doctors-in-Training Awards, having previously been named the Doctor-in-Training of the Year in 2012. She won in 2019 for her commitment to physician education and her commitment to the wellbeing of her trainees and patients.

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  • Teacher of the Year: Nominee Details

DIT Manager of the Year

Criteria and previous winner:

In this category we are looking for managers who:

  • Show compassion, support, fairness and diligence
  • Support from Doctors in Training, JMOs, Managers and Senior Medical Staff

To qualify the nominee must:

  • be a non-clinical administrator or manager
  • be the liaison between JMOs/DITs, senior clinicians and administrators
  • be responsible for rostering (inclusion of evening, overnight, and weekend)
  • assign and collate term allocations
  • be responsible for overseeing the training, education, wellbeing and provide pastoral care to JMOs/DITs (inclusion of JMO Managers, BPT Managers, Surgical Skills Managers)

Last year's winner was Ms Bianca Field. Ms Field won because of the compassion she shows for her JMOs, her high levels of organisation, and the fact she has a known door is always open policy.

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  • DIT Manager of the Year: Nominee Details