awards

Health Promotion Award
October 28, 2020

Each year, Doctors of BC seeks out individuals or groups who have worked tirelessly and passionately on meaningful initiatives that enhance the health or safety of people in their community. If you know of any individuals, or non-profit or corporate groups, who are working to make communities in...

February 14, 2020

Are you a medical student or resident who goes above and beyond to advocate for a stronger healthcare system? Do you know someone who is? If so, submit a nomination for Doctors of BC’s Changemaker Award. Give them the recognition they deserve, and the chance to win $2,000!

The Changemaker...

Award nominations
October 1, 2019

It is that time of the year when Doctors of BC wants to hear from physicians about the mentors, teachers and pioneers within the profession. Nominate them for a Doctors of BC Award to recognize them for their contributions. Closing date is November 30, 2019.

Doctors of BC is now accepting...

September 11, 2019

This summer, Dr Heather E. Cadenhead won the J.H. MacDermot Prize for Excellence in Medical Journalism and the associated $1,000 award. The article, “Sport-related ocular trauma in Vancouver, British Columbia: Not the usual suspects,” was selected as the winner for this prize from all 2018...

Awards 2019
June 4, 2019

Every year, we acknowledge the outstanding contributions of physicians around our province through the Doctors of BC Awards. Congratulations to nine physicians and one medical student who were honoured this year at a ceremony in Vancouver on June 1st. Each of these distinguished individuals has...