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Provincial Dr. John Waters Memorial Public Health Award: Now accepting applicationsNominees must have made demonstrable contributions in all four of the goals of the Dr. John Waters Memorial Award:
Nominations accepted until September 30, 2016 at 1630h Nomination Form
Dr. John Waters Memorial Fund
The Dr. John Waters Memorial Fund was established to recognize Dr. Waters' leadership in the field of public health. Dr. Waters was a visionary champion of children's health, a pioneer in population-based immunization programs, and an acknowledged public health expert in Canada, and internationally.
Three awards honoring Dr. John Waters include:
2. National Dr. John Waters Memorial Lecture: Biannually, at the national level, the Dr. John Waters Memorial Lecture is presented by esteemed Public Health leaders at the Canadian Immunization Conference on the invitation of the conference planning committee
A call for award nominations for the Provincial Dr. John Waters Memorial Public Health Award are made every second year.
2013 Provincial - Dr. Anita Hanrahan 2012 National - Dr. Susan E. Tamblyn
2011 Provincial - Dr. Ameeta (Ami) Singh 2010 National - Dr. Scott A. Halperin
2009 Provincial - Gerri Renz 2008 National - Dr. David Scheifele
2007 Provincial - Agnes Honish 2006 National - Dr. Joanne Embree
2005 Provincial - Janice Blair 2004 National - Dr. Noni MacDonald & Dr. Luis Barreto
2003 Provincial - Jackie Petruk 2002 National - Dr. Richard Goldbloom