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A message from the CEO

Announcing our 2018 National Award Winners (Round 1)

Dear colleagues,

Please join me in congratulating our newest award winners:

  • A beloved “patient’s doctor” who managed an extensive surgical practice in remote Newfoundland and Labrador until his retirement. (James H. Graham Award of Merit)
  • A respected “role model educator” who is a recognized globally for contributions to Geriatric Psychiatry and as a leader in faculty development. (Duncan Graham Award)
  • A champion of resident education who helped usher competency-based medical education into Dalhousie’s Department of Anesthesia, Pain Management and Perioperative Medicine. (Royal College AMS/Donald R. Wilson Award)
  • Four physician-leaders who exhibit excellence in advancing postgraduate medical education and residency training outside Canada. (International Collaboration Award)

Get to know this year’s recipients, chosen from a competitive field of extraordinary nominations. Their stories remind us that, working together, each of our unique skillsets can be used to influence real and lasting improvements at the systems’ and patient-care levels.

Find out who this year’s winners are »


Andrew Padmos, BA, MD, FRCPC, FACP
Chief Executive Officer, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada