Awards - 2013/2014

Pacific Adult Congenital Heart Clinic Team — John F. McCreary Prize for Interprofessional Teamwork in the Health Professions, College of Health Disciplines, University of British Columbia

Providence Health Care — Accredited with Exemplary Standing by Accreditation Canada

Rapid Access to Consultative Expertise Team — Excellence in Quality: Living with Illness Award, British Columbia Patient Safety & Quality Council

Research Challenge Award, Providence Health Care Research Institute, British Columbia Nurses Union, University of British Columbia School of Nursing and the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research

The winning teams are:
Clare Bannon, Ben Cesar, Rhonda Federici, Janelle Gehring, Annemarie Kaan, Jane Kerr, Sally Kwan, Nancy Szeto, Linnea Young

Josh Batterink, Anca Jelescu-Bodos, Winnie Ma, Steve Shalansky, Victoria Su

Marco Catalano, Jessica Mak, Cheryl McColl, Been Parappilly, Rick Sawatzky, Aiza Yap

Emily Chiu, Jordan Guenette, Maria Li, Catherine Sanders

Marion Clauson, Shelley Fraser, Susan Roth, Kara Vogt

Patricia Lauridsen-Hoegh, Julie Killie, Jane McCall, Dave Unger

Joy Tae Joo Kim, Judy Lynam, Felicia Wong, Karen Zawortny

Kathleen Lee, Jennifer Kendrick, Brigette Wilkins

Martha Mackay, Mia Marles, Martina O’Regan, Janie Venis

Leslie Achtem; Amable Cruz; Diane Lum; Mary Radmanovic; Kimberley Smith; Valerie Wai; Ying Wong; Sascha Zieger  Recognition Award for Outstanding Clinical Nursing Practice: St. Paul's Hospital Foundation Award, Providence Health Care

Manminder Bains; Gissoo Borzueh; Kim Brownjohn; Julie Campbell; Sherry Chua; Ellen Dashwood; Ronald Davies; Kent DesRocher; Cindy Elliott; Jennifer Gibson; Marco Gnoato; Jo-Anna Gorton; Patricia Grespan; Jaeah Han; Jackline Hassan; Amanda Harvey; Sarah Hooper; Emma Iacoe; Shaghayegh (Sherri) Jamshidi; Gurpreet (Tina) Kaur; Jen Lindenberg; Stefanie MacLeod; Karen Ann Madayag; Jane McCall; Kate McNamee-Clark; Ali Rajabi Memar; Theresa Merilles; Kelli Morton; Janice Muir; Andrea Navratil; Michelle Nguyen; Shannon Parsons; Lauren Petersen; Cheryl Prinzen; Kirsten Redman; Caitlin Ritchie; Zina Roitman; Susan Roth; Nathaniel Roxas; Cynthia Russell; Alyssa Shook; Yana Sokolovskaia; Allyssa Sy; Kelly Third; Pamela Turnbull; Elyse Vani; Brittany Watson; Tracy Weng; Marty Willms; Bonnie FY Wong; Vida Asady Ziari
— Nursing Education Award, Royal Bank of Canada

Shelley Burnett — Recognition Award for Outstanding Clinical Nursing Practice: Frederick Bodnar Nursing Scholarship Award, Providence Health Care

Gillian Carter — Recognition Award for Outstanding Clinical Nursing Practice: Inglis/Glover Award, Providence Health Care

Dr. Alexander Caudarella — Next Generation Award for Adolescent Substance Use Prevention, American Board of Addiction Medicine

Brad Chase — Award of Excellence in Clinical Practice, College of Licensed Practical Nurses

Dean Cox — Award of Excellence, Canadian Society of Nutrition Management

Dr. Mari DeMarco — Nelly Auersperg Award, Women’s Health Research Institute

Kent DesRocher — Recognition Award for Outstanding Clinical Nursing Practice: Pauline Mayer Legacies in Education Fund, Providence Health Care

Nicolas Dragojlovic, CHÉOS — Postdoctoral Fellowship Award, Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research; Fellowship Award, Canadian Institutes of Health Research

Michelle Dungo-Sales — CAREstream/BCSRT Respiratory Excellence Award, British Columbia Society of Respiratory Therapists

Danya Fast, BC-CfE; Dr. Shira Goldenberg, BC-CfE; Ryan McNeil, BC-CfE — Research Trainee Award, Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research

Jo-Anna Gorton — Rising Star Award, College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia

Dr. Richard Harrigan, BC-CfE — Innovation and Achievement Award, LifeSciences BC; Research Chair Award in HIV/AIDS at the University of British Columbia, GSK-CIHR

Dr. Jeremy Hirota, HLI — Canadian Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship 2013 Award, Government of Canada

Dr. James Hogg, HLI — Order of British Columbia; Canada Gairdner Wightman Award, Gairdner Foundation

Christine Jerret; AnneMarie Kaan — Award of Excellence in Nursing Practice, College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia

Navreet Johal; Lynn Jones; Serena Kutcher; Elizabeth Laquer — Unsung Hero Award, Providence Health Care Heart Centre

Dr. Charles Kerr — Annual Achievement Award, Canadian Cardiovascular Society

Dr. Thomas Kerr, BC-CfE; Dr. David Kuhl, CPR — Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal

Dr. Mieke Koehoorn, BC-CfE — Killam Teaching Prize, University of British Columbia

Faith Kuboniwa — Recognition Award for Outstanding Clinical Nursing Practice: Evelyn Gail Ireland Maternity Nursing Award, Providence Health Care

Susan Kushlick — Recognition Award for Outstanding Clinical Nursing Practice: Evelyn Gail Ireland Maternity Nursing Award, Providence Health Care

Dr. David Landsberg — Clinical Achievement Award, Canadian Society of Transplantation

Dr. Jonathon Leipsic — Martin M. Hoffman Award for Excellence in Research, Providence Health Care and the University of British Columbia Department of Medicine

Dr. Adeera Levin, CHÉOS — Medal for Research Excellence, Kidney Foundation of Canada

Dr. Viviane Lima, BC-CfE; Dr. Eugenia Oviedo-Joekes, CHÉOS — New Investigator Award, Canadian Institutes of Health Research

Dr. Carlo Marra and Larry Lynd, CHÉOS — Best Paper of the Year Award, Canadian Pharmacists Journal

Kirsten Marchand, CHÉOS — Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarship Master’s Award, Canadian Institutes of Health Research

Stan Marchuk — Award of Distinction in Nursing, College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia

Jane McCall — Commuter of the Year Award, Providence Health Care

Dr. Julio Montaner, BC-CfE — Frederic Newton Gisborne Starr Award, Canadian Medical Association; Medal of Honour, Rx&D Health Research Foundation; Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal; The Influencer Index, BCBusiness Magazine

Colleen O’Brien — Recognition Award for Outstanding Clinical Nursing Practice: Rossi Award, Providence Health Care

Dr. Peter Paré — Bill and Marilyn Webber Lifetime Achievement Award, University of British Columbia

Wenny Patenio — Recognition Award for Outstanding Clinical Nursing Practice: Sheila Ryan Award, Providence Health Care

Dr. Alan Rabinowitz for PHEMI Health Systems — Emerging Company of the Year Award, LifeSciences BC

Dr. Poupak Anna Rahmani — Fay R. Dirks Award for Teaching Excellence and Graeme Copland Clinician Teacher Award, Providence Health Care and University of British Columbia Department of Medicine

Dr. Roger D. Shick — Lifetime Achievement Award, Pain British Columbia

Dr. Kam Shojania — St. Paul’s Hospital Howard B. Stein and UBC Master Teacher Award, Providence Health Care and the University of British Columbia Department of Medicine

Dr. Peggy Simpson, CHÉOS — Excellence in Nursing Research Award, College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia

Brian Smith — Awarded Masters, Professional Photographers of Canada

Marija Stefic-Cubic — Recognition Award for Outstanding Clinical Nursing Practice: Andrew Johnson Award of Advocacy, Providence Health Care

Sarah Thomas — Award of Excellence in Nursing Education, College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia

Michele Trask; Dianne Trudeau — Award of Excellence in Nursing Administration, College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia

Vashti Verbowski — Memorial Fund Award, Dieticians of Canada

Gina Walther — Recognition Award for Outstanding Clinical Nursing Practice: Terina Werry Award - Cardiac, Providence Health Care

Dr. John Webb — Donald M. Whitelaw Award for Outstanding Grand Rounds Presentation, Providence Health Care and the University of British Columbia Department of Medicine; Innovation and Achievement Award, LifeSciences BC; Killam Research Prize, University of British Columbia

Dr. Evan Wood, BC-CfE — President’s Award for Public Education through Media, University of British Columbia; Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal

Wei Zhang, CHÉOS — Postdoctoral Fellowship Award, Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research

Gia Zheng — Morgan Award, Canadian Foundation of Dietetic Research