Canadian Medical Hall of Fame - 2022

Sponsor

Canadian Medical Hall of Fame (CMHF)

Description

Canadian Medical Hall of Fame Laureate - for outstanding leadership and contributions to medicine and the health sciences, in Canada or abroad, and/or have led to extraordinary improvements in human health.

Their work may be a single meritorious contribution or a lifetime of superior accomplishments. Pioneers in their field, they are considered role models who inspire young Canadians to pursue careers in the health sciences.

You must be nominated for this award. Categories for nominations from Canadian Medical Hall of Fame include:

  • Leadership in building excellence in health for Canadians and the world;
  • Leadership in health promotion, illness, prevention and care; and
  • Leadership in research with national and international recognition for a scientific contribution.

Program details and timeline are not yet confirmed. This information will be updated when the program launches.

Eligibility

The CMHF acknowledges health leadership to be inclusive of many professions and roles including physicians, researchers, nurses, dentists, pharmacists, policy makers - to name only a few.

Up to six individuals may be selected for induction annually; only one individual may be inducted posthumously each year.

Prize

Induction into the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame.

Special Notes

Organizations can serve as nominators but only individuals can be nominated.

Nominations may remain active for up to three consecutive selection processes and may be supplemented at any time.  You must be re-nominated if you have received official notice that an application will not go forward, or after the three-year period ends.

Please note that research activities carried out in the context of COVID-19 need to adhere to the University of Guelph COVID-19 research principles, policies, guidelines and processes as they may be updated from time to time and communicated on the Office of Research web-page.

Deadlines

If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.

TypeDateNotes
Internal Deadline

If you wish to be considered for VPR nomination: 

  1. We recommend discussing your interest in this award with your College Research Manager and Associate Dean (Research).
  2. Complete the Expression of Interest document
  3. Send the completed Expression of Interest document and a CV to research.honours@uoguelph.ca and copy your College Research Manager. 

Career interruptions due to parental leave, family care, extended illness, or community responsibilities will not negatively impact the committee’s assessment of a candidate’s research productivity. These will be taken into consideration when EOIs are assessed.

External Deadline

If your nomination will be submitted by a nominator other than the VPR, please submit directly to the sponsor using the nomination form found on the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame nominate web-page by the external deadline. Please also submit a copy of the full nomination to research.services@uoguelph.ca by the external deadline.

How to Apply

The Vice-President (Research) encourages nominations for this prestigious award, and will serve as nominator for those nominees recommended by the Honours and Awards Advisory Committee. If you wish to nominate a colleague or to be considered for VPR nomination:

  1. We recommend discussing your interest in this award with your College Research Manager and Associate Dean (Research).
  2. Complete the Expression of Interest document
  3. Send the completed Expression of Interest document and a CV to research.honours@uoguelph.ca and copy your College Research Manager by the internal deadline.

Career interruptions due to parental leave, family care, extended illness, or community responsibilities will not negatively impact the committee’s assessment of a candidate’s research productivity. These will be taken into consideration when EOIs are assessed.

If your nomination will be submitted by a different nominee, and therefore does not require the Vice-President's endorsement, please submit a complete nomination and signed OR-5 to research.services@uoguelph.ca  by the external deadline.

For More Information

For more information please contact cmhf@cdnmedhall.org or research.honours@uoguelph.ca. Please also visit the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame nominate.

Alert Classifications
Category:
Honours and Awards

Disciplines:
Health and Life Sciences