2014 Award of Excellence—call for nominations

Nominations are being accepted for the 2014 Award of Excellence in Medical Practice, which recognizes registrants or former registrants who have made an exceptional contribution to the practice of medicine whether in teaching, research, clinical practice, administration or health advocacy.

Eligibility

Candidates must be current or former registrants of the College in good standing, and with no history of disciplinary action. Current board members are not eligible to receive the award. A maximum of five candidates will be selected to receive the award each year.

Criteria

  • Exceptional contribution to the practice of medicine whether in teaching, research, clinical practice, administration or health advocacy
  • Contribution to the practice of medicine in her/his community
  • Character, integrity and ethics beyond reproach
  • Demonstrated leadership
  • Collegiality and professionalism in all interactions within the profession and with patients

Written nominations of candidates, from a minimum of two current registrants, must include the name and biography of the nominee, and should describe in detail his/her fulfillment of the above criteria. A current curriculum vitae of the nominee, along with letters of support are also recommended.

Nominations must be provided to the registrar by Friday, February 28, 2014.

Award Recipients

Selected award recipients will be recognized at the College’s Annual Dinner in May 2014.

Please note that previous nominations are not carried over from year to year.