Department of Emergency Medicine
School of Medicine Queen's University

Damon Dagnone, MD, FRCPC

Dr. J Damon Dagnone is an Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and the CBME Faculty Lead for Postgraduate Medical Education at Queen¹s University.  His previous research has focused on simulation-based curriculum development, OSCE assessment,and other innovative teaching & learning methods.  Over the last seven years, Dr. Dagnone has also been the Director of both university and national resuscitation competitions in simulation held annually.  Currently, he is immersed in helping develop a national framework for high stakes simulation-based OSCE assessment in resuscitation, and is working towards developing a clinical resuscitation assessment tool for trainees.  As the  competency-based medical education

(CBME) faculty lead, and Special Assistant to the Associate Dean of Postgraduate Medical Education, Dr. Dagnone has become immersed in numerous institutional and collaborative research projects which include competency-based curricular methods, assessment frameworks, program evaluation, and conceptual papers within the university and in partnership with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.  Stay tuned for an exciting next few years in his research career.

Please feel free to contact Dr. Dagnone ( at any time regarding his research interests and expertise in simulation-based medical education and the evolving realm of research within competency based medical education.