Established in memory of the late Dr Donald Rix for his many achievements and for his exemplary physician leadership exhibited throughout his life and career, this award recognizes lifetime achievement so outstanding that it serves as an inspiration and a challenge to the medical profession in British Columbia.
Nominees have achieved distinction in one or more of the following ways:
Doctors of BC members can nominate a member in good standing for the award; however, nominees cannot currently sit as a Doctors of BC Representative Assembly delegate, a member of the Doctors of BC Board of Directors, a member of the Awards Panel, or as an active employee of Doctors of BC. One award is presented annually.
All nominations must include:
To submit your online nomination please click here. Should you have any questions, please email .
Nominations for the 2023 award are closed. Nominations for the 2024 award will open in January/February.
See previous recipients of the Don Rix Award.