Distinguished Rheumatologist Award
Nomination deadline is October 15, 2021.
Recognition of a Distinguished Rheumatologist who has made an outstanding contribution to rheumatology in Canada. The candidate must be a CRA member in good standing, and an accomplished Canadian Rheumatologist of high professional calibre, who has significantly furthered rheumatology in Canada in one or more of the following areas:
- Patient Care and Service: to the benefit of patients with rheumatic disorders.
- Professional Activities: extraordinary services to Canadian rheumatology and/or the Canadian Rheumatology Association. Could also include significant interface with international rheumatology organizations and scholarly achievement.
Scoring criteria (all criteria are scored out of 10):
- Patient care and service
- Professional Activities
- Overall contribution
Scores are not to be mathematically combined or averaged. A high score on one criterion is sufficient to win award.
The award consists of a $5,000.00 cheque and a framed certificate.