Dr. Vincent Maida is a consultant in Palliative Medicine with a subspecialty in Wound Management at the William Osler Health System in Toronto, Canada. He graduated with his MD from the University of Toronto in 1982. He is an Associate Professor at the University of Toronto and a Clinical Assistant Professor at McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada. He completed his MSc in Wound Management at the University of Toronto in 2010. In 2011, he completed his Clinical Teachers Certificate, and in 2014, he completed his certificate in Patient Safety and Quality Improvement, at the University of Toronto.
Dr. Maida is an active researcher with particular interests in pain and symptom management, wound management, prognosis, and medical education. Over the past seven years he has published over 20 original research papers, created numerous original conceptual innovations in Palliative Medicine and Wound Management, as well as delivering over 100 national and international presentations on four continents, 11 countries, and over 50 cities.
Dr. Maida was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Golden Jubilee medal in 2002, and the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee medal in 2012 for his work in Palliative Care and Wound Management, and overall contributions to Canadian society. He was also the first ever winner of the William Osler Award of Excellence in 2001, as well as the first doctor at William Osler Health System to win it a second time in 2009. In 2007, he was also declared as one of Ontario’s “most educationally influential physicians” through a poll carried out by the Ontario College of Physicians and Surgeons.
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