Contact CPD

General Inquiries

(including program and conference information)

Fax: 416.978.7144

Mailing Address

Post MD – Continuing Professional Development
Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
500 University Avenue, 6th Floor
Toronto, ON M5G 1V7


Vice Dean, Post MD Education (PGME and CPD)

Salvatore M. Spadafora, MD, FRCPC, MHPE

Associate Dean, CPD

Suzan Schneeweiss, MD, MEd, FRCPC

Director, Continuing Professional Development Portfolio

Trevor Cuddy, BCom, BA, Med

Conference Chair, Indigenous and Refugee Health

Anna Banerji, O.Ont., MD, MPH, FRCPC, DTM&H

Post MD Senior Project Manager

Amanda Pullan, BA, MPhil, PhD

Executive Assistant to the Vice Dean

Marcella Fiordimondo

Executive Assistant to the Associate Dean and Director, CPD Portfolio

Vashty Hawkins

Service Teams:

Education Program Development and Management

Education Consultant
Kate Hodgson, DVM, MHSc, CCMEP

Education Consultant
Jane Tipping, MADEd

Lead Planner, Program Management
Nancy Bush, BSc

Research and Scholarship

Academic Director, CPD
Shiphra Ginsburg, MD, MEd, PhD

Post MD Education Research Coordinator
Morag Paton, MEd


Accreditation Coordinator
Karma Farah, BA

Conference Management Services

Associate Director, CPD
Alison Lind, BAA

Lead Planner
Natalie Halsband, CMP

Lead Planner
Marta Guzik-Eldridge, BA

Lead Planner
Brien Wong

Team Lead, Registration Services
Andrea Barkley

CPD Client Services Representative
Monica Cribari, BA

Marketing and Strategic Communications

Associate Director, Marketing and Business Development
Renice Jones, MBA, MEd

Graphics Coordinator
Teresinha Costa, BA

Content Specialist

Web Specialist
Richard Thirumaran

Marketing and Communications Assistant
Kavita Gurm

Finance and Contract Administration

Senior Financial Officer
Colin Fleming, BSc

Financial and Operations Assistant
Lina Baltakys

Financial Assistant
Jennifer Toulmin