Dr. Paula Cashin is Canada’s first Indigenous radiologist and nuclear medicine physician, working in rural Newfoundland since 2009. As a physician leader, she is a strong advocate for equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI) in medicine. Dr. Cashin has completed a Master of Laws (LLM) and is now focused on the creation of a national physician dispute resolution process.
The Nominating Committee values her experience in dispute resolution, her lens on equity, diversity, and inclusion and her governance, business, and finance experience gained through her various leadership roles.
Canadian Association of Radiologists
EDI Oversight Committee Member
Vice Chair of the Bias in Recruitment, Hiring, Promotion, and Awards Committee
Equity in Medicine
Physician Leader & Director
Canadian Medical Association Foundation
Canadian Medical Association
Nomination Committee Member
Chair – Appointments Committee
Indigenous Guiding Circle
Medical Advisory Committee
Chief of Radiology
President of Medical Staff