Faculty of Health Gold and Silver Medals

Each year, the Faculty of Health honours their graduating students with the following  prestigious medals:

Gold Medal for Academic Excellence and Outstanding Leadership

Awarded to a graduating undergraduate student in the Faculty of Health who has demonstrated academic excellence and outstanding contributions to undergraduate student life at York University.

Silver Medal for Outstanding Leadership

Awarded to a graduating undergraduate student in the Faculty of Health who has demonstrated outstanding leadership skills and potential through involvement and initiative in Faculty of Health organizations and activities.

Silver Medal for Academic Merit (no application required)

Awarded to a graduating undergraduate student in the Faculty of Health for outstanding academic achievement. The medal is presented to the student with the highest cumulative grade point average in the graduating class.

Eligibility

  • Students convocating in February 2018 and June 2018 or
  • Students who convocated in October 2017

Students are nominated by their School or Department.  Each School/Department will prepare the nomination file(s) to reviewed by the Committee on Examinations and Academic Standards.

Students who wish to be considered, please provide your contact information by February 2, 2018 at:  https://health.apps01.yorku.ca/machform/view.php?id=324122

Recipients

Fall/Winter 2016

Gold Medal for Academic Excellence and Leadership
Alessandro Volpe - School of Kinesiology and Health Science

Silver Medal for Outstanding Leadership
Crystal Yasmin Heidari - Department of Psychology

Silver Medal for Academic Merit
Ron Burdo - Department of Psychology
Mohabat Tarkeshian - Department of Psychology
Alessandro Volpe - School of Kinesiology and Health Science

Fall/Winter 2015

Gold Medal for Academic Excellence and Leadership
Colm Vance - School of Kinesiology and Health Science

Silver Medal for Outstanding Leadership
Mahshad Kolahdouzan - School of Kinesiology and Health Science

Silver Medal for Academic Merit
Persia Judge - Department of Psychology

Fall/Winter 2014

Gold Medal for Academic Excellence and Leadership
Michael Elfassy - School of Kinesiology and Health Science

Silver Medal for Outstanding Leadership
Prakash Amarasooriya - Department of Psychology

Silver Medal for Academic Merit
Ali Helmi - School of Kinesiology and Health Science
Shevaugn Andrea Johnson - Department of Psychology
Giulia Maria Rinaldi - Department of Psychology

Fall/Winter 2013

Gold Medal for Academic Excellence and Leadership
Elizabeth Anne Fung - School of Kinesiology and Health Science

Silver Medal for Outstanding Leadership
Ana Golubovici - School of Nursing

Silver Medal for Academic Merit
Robert Caratun - Department of Psychology

Fall/Winter 2012

Gold Medal for Academic Excellence and Leadership
Adam Seth Fogel - School of Kinesiology and Health Science

Silver Medal for Outstanding Leadership
Julia Marie Salzmann - School of Health Policy and Management

Silver Medal for Academic Merit
Jennifer Ann Hunterg - Department of Psychology

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Fall/Winter 2011

Gold Medal for Academic Excellence and Leadership
Corinne Stephanie Babiolakis - School of Kinesiology and Health Science

Silver Medal for Outstanding Leadership
Mariam Paul - School of Health Policy and Management, School of Kinesiology and Health Science

Silver Medal for Academic Merit
Andrei-Alexandru Szigiato - Department of Psychology, School of Kinesiology and Health Science

Fall/Winter 2010

Gold Medal for Academic Excellence and Leadership
Boris Alexander Li - School of Kinesiology and Health Science

Silver Medal for Outstanding Leadership
Dhanshri Kakade - School of Kinesiology and Health Science

Silver Medal for Academic Merit
Kayla Sara Goldrich - School of Health Policy and Management

Fall/Winter 2009

Gold Medal for Academic Excellence and Leadership
Sabrina Grodzinski - School of Kinesiology and Health Science

Silver Medal for Outstanding Leadership
Michelle Cindy Yee - School of Kinesiology and Health Science

Silver Medal for Academic Merit
Amanda Esther Goldberg - Department of Psychology

Fall/Winter 2008

Gold Medal for Academic Excellence and Leadership
Simina Roxana Luca - Department of Psychology

Silver Medal for Outstanding Leadership
Shaidah Dehghan Manshadi - School of Kinesiology and Health Science

Silver Medal for Academic Merit
Natalie Levine - Department of Psychology

Fall/Winter 2007

Gold Medal for Academic Excellence and Leadership
Robert Joshua Goldberg - Department of Psychology

Silver Medal for Outstanding Leadership
Jenna Madeleine Evans - School of Health Policy and Management

Silver Medal for Academic Merit
Ashley Nicole Danguecan - Department of Psychology