The Cancer Education Video Award Competition is designed to solicit great ideas for educational development from various departments and individuals across the Cancer Program. Video resources can be directed to patients and families or for staff and/or trainees.

The Cancer Education Video Award Competition is supported by funds raised from the Cancer Education OneWalk Team. Videos produced will be made available on the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre YouTube Channel and/or on the UHN Intranet depending on suitability and target learners.

Congratulations to the 2021 Winners​

Angela Cashell and Emily Kennedy

Winning Video Proposal: Developing a patient-facing video to demonstrate the use of the Active Breathing Coordinator (ABC) device in Radiation Therapy. The video will explain what ​happens during the planning and treatment appointments when using the device.

Application Process

Who can apply

All applicants must be staff or trainees in the Princess Margaret Cancer Program. The video curriculum must be relevant to cancer education locally, nationally or globally. This competition is open to those departments and individuals who do not have funding to create videos. Applications are now closed.

How to apply

  1. Read the Application Instructions.
  2. Complete the Application Form. Be sure to include the following information in your application:
    • Details of the video curriculum including the primary learning objectives (maximum 2 learning objectives)
    • Target population
    • Project summary including the relevance to the target learners
    • Justification for video modality
  3. Submit your completed form to by the deadline (TBD, Spring 2022).

Selection Process and Ceremony

Nominations will be reviewed by the Cancer Education Video Awards Selection Committee in late Summer. Winners will be notified and celebrated at the virtual Cancer Education Awards Ceremony in the Fall.​

Past Winners

2020: Lydia Beck and the Cancer Rehabilitation and Survivorship Team

2019: Andrea Gomes

  • Video: Swallowing Exercises for Patients with Head and Neck Cancer Starting Radiation Treatment
Last reviewed: 9/23/2021
Last modified: 9/24/2021 12:50 PM