Vijay Daniels, MD, MHPE

Professor, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Medicine Dept
Associate Chair, Education and Faculty Development, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Medicine Dept
Assistant Dean, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Undergrad Medical Education

Contact

Professor, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Medicine Dept
Email
vdaniels@ualberta.ca
Phone
(780) 492-9537
Address
5-112 Clinical Sciences Building
11304 - 83 Ave NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2G3

Associate Chair, Education and Faculty Development, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Medicine Dept
Email
vdaniels@ualberta.ca

Assistant Dean, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Undergrad Medical Education
Email
vdaniels@ualberta.ca

Overview

Area of Study / Keywords

Performance Assessment (OSCEs and Workplace Based)


About

Dr. Daniels is a Professor of Medicine in the Division of General Internal Medicine at the University of Alberta. After graduating from the University of Manitoba medical school, he completed his Core Internal Medicine residency and General Internal Medicine subspecialty training at the University of Alberta. He has been on faculty at the University of Alberta since 2009. He also completed the Master of Health Professions Education program at the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2013.

Dr. Daniels focuses his non-clinical academic time on his roles as the Assistant Dean, Assessment for the MD Program, and as the Associate Chair, Education and Faculty Development for the Department of Medicine. 

Dr. Daniels is a well-recognized teacher and mentor both in the clinical and non-clinical environment with over 20 awards for teaching and mentoring excellence since 2009 including the University of Alberta’s Rutherford Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Education and the McCalla Professorship, and in 2018 the Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada’s Clinical Teacher award given to one outstanding teacher from across the country.