Guest Speaker:  Friday, May 9, 2014 in the Upper Canada Room
 
Topic:  St. Michael's Hospital Honours The Rotary Club of Toronto
 
Dr. Bandiera is Chief of Emergency Medicine at St. Michael’s Hospital and Associate Dean, Postgraduate Medical Education at the University of Toronto.
 
Dr. Bandiera has degrees in Engineering from the University of Waterloo (BASc), Medicine from McMaster University (MD) and Education from OISE/U of T (MEd). He undertook an emergency medicine residency with subspecialty training in trauma resuscitation at McMaster University, followed by 10 years as a staff emergency physician and trauma team leader at St. Michael’s.
 
His academic interests are in faculty development, curriculum planning and assessment, and he has published widely in these areas. Dr. Bandiera is currently the Chair of the Accreditation Committee of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, responsible for setting and monitoring the standards for residency programs in 67 specialties across Canada.
 
He is an associate professor at the University of Toronto and the past president of the Canadian Association for Medical Education.