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Call for Nominations: Eduardo Bruera Award and Humanitarian Award

Deadline: February 1st, 2019

The Eduardo Bruera Award

The Eduardo Bruera Award in Palliative Medicine recognizes CSPCP members who have made an important difference to palliative medicine through their clinical work, teaching and education, research, program administration, and/or international involvement in palliative care. The area of emphasis for 2019 will be research. It is co-sponsored by the Division of Palliative Care Medicine at the University of Alberta and the CSPCP.

Visit the awards page for detailed criteria and submission information.

The CSPCP Humanitarian Award

The Humanitarian Award will be given annually to a CSPCP member who significantly improves the lives of underserved populations nationally or internationally, through:

a) Direct service provision AND/OR
b) Development of humanitarian programs

The humanitarian work does not have to be in the field of palliative medicine, but the nominee must be a palliative medicine physician. The prize includes a $1000 donation to a humanitarian organization chosen by the winner.

Visit the awards page for detailed criteria and submission information.

Congratulations to CSPCP Award Winners

The Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians is pleased to announce the CSPCP Award Winners for 2018. Please join us in congratulating:

Dr. Deb Dudgeon (ON): CSPCP Lifetime Achievement Award
Dr. John Scott (ON): CSPCP Lifetime Achievement Award
Dr. Doris Barwich (BC): Eduardo Bruera Award in Palliative Medicine
Dr. Leah Norgrove (BC): CSPCP Humanitarian Award

Profiles of the Award Winners are posted on the Awards page of our website.

The winners will be honoured at the Awards & Social evening during the 14th Annual Advanced Learning in Palliative Medicine Conference in Toronto on Friday, June 1st, 2018.

Congratulations and thanks to Dr. Dudgeon, Dr. Scott, Dr. Barwich and Dr. Norgrove for their outstanding contributions to our field.

Congratulations to CSPCP Award Winners

The Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians is pleased to announce the CSPCP Award Winners for 2017. Please join us in congratulating:

Dr. Bernard Lapointe (Montreal): CSPCP Lifetime Achievement Award
Dr. Alan Taniguchi (Hamilton): Eduardo Bruera Award in Palliative Medicine
Dr. Susan Burgess (Vancouver): CSPCP Humanitarian Award

Profiles of the Award Winners are posted on the Awards page of the our website.

The winners will be honoured at the Awards & Social evening during the 13th Annual Advanced Learning in Palliative Medicine Conference in Edmonton on Friday, June 2nd, 2017.

Congratulations and thanks to Dr. Lapointe, Dr. Taniguchi and Dr. Burgess for their outstanding contributions to our field.