Dr. Stella Yiu
Dr. Stella Yiu MD, CCFP-EM, MEd
Assistant Professor
Director, CPD and Fac Dev


EM206 - 1053 Carling Ave, Ottawa, ON, K1Y4E9


Medical school

  • Toronto (0T1)


  • Family Medicine, CCFP (EM)


  • S Yiu, M Yeung, W Cheung and JR Frank, Stress and conflict from tacit culture forges professional identity in newly graduated independent physicians, Advanced in Health Sciences 2022 (doi: 10.1007/s10459-022-10173-z)
  • S Yiu, S Dewhirst, A Jalali, A Curtis Lee and JR Frank, Twitter Metrics complement Traditional Conference Evaluations to evaluate knowledge translation at a National Emergency Medicine Conference, CJEM.2020;22(3)1-7: 
  • S Yiu, A Spacek, P Pageau, M Woo, A Curtis Lee and JR Frank, Dissecting the contemporary clerkship: Theory-based educational trial of videos versus lectures in medical student education, Acad Emerg Med Education and Training, Published online June 19 2019, doi: 10.1002/aet2.10370
  • R Woods, JD Artz, B Carriere, S Field, J Huffman, SL Dong, F Bhanji, S Yiu, S Smith, R Mengual, C Hicks and JR Frank, CAEP 2016 Academic Symposium on Education Scholarship: Training our Future Clinician Educators in Emergency Medicine, CJEM, 19 (S1), S1-S8. doi: 10.1017 / cem.2017.41


  • Excellence in Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine Faculty Development Program, University of Ottawa 2022
  • Innovations in Medical Education - Stephen Abrahamson Award for Innovation, Innovations in medical Education Conference, University of Southern California 2022
  • Best Poster, Meridith Marks Day, Department of Innovation in Medical Education, Ottawa 2019
  • Mentor of the Year, University of Ottawa Vertical Mentorship Program, 2018-19, 2013-14

Research interests

  • Tacit knowledge
  • Transition to practice
  • Mentorship
  • Continuing professional development