Richard Reznick was born in
Since joining the faculty at the
He was the inaugural Director of the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine Centre for Research in Education at University Health Network (The Wilson Centre) from 1997 to 2002. In 1999 he was appointed Vice President of Education at University Health Network. In 2002 he was appointed as the R.S. McLaughlin Professor and Chairman of the Department of Surgery at the
Dr. Reznick has received numerous awards for his work in education including, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Medal in Surgery, the Association for Surgical Education Distinguished Educator Award, the National Board of Medical Examiners John P. Hubbard Award, the Association of Canadian Medical Colleges Young Educator Award, the Canadian Association of Medical Education (CAME) Distinguished Contribution to Medical Education Award, the James IV Traveling Fellowship, and the Daniel C. Tosteson Award for Leadership in Medical Education.
Dr. Reznick is the author of over 95 peer reviewed publications and has given approximately 150 lectures to hospitals, universities and scientific organizations around the world.
Dr. Reznick and his wife Cheryl have three children, Joanna, Joshua and Gabriel.