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Academy Awards 2017

Posted on: 31 March 2017

At the Annual General Meeting of the Academy of Medicine Ottawa, held at the Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada on 21 March 2017, awards were presented to the following members of the AMO:

50 year award

Dr. Shabnam Hussain thanked Dr. David Leopold Malek for his 50 years of membership in the AMO and presented him with an inscribed pen set.

Honorary membership

This award is in recognition of a longstanding AMO member’s distinguished contributions to the practice of medicine in our community.

Dr. Shabnam Hussain, Chair of the Awards Committee, presented the award to Dr. Charles Shaver.

Medical Student Award

This award is in recognition of a member who is a uOttawa medical student and has demonstrated excellence in advocating for the medical profession.

This year’s recipient is fourth year medical student Jonathan Gravel. Dr. Shabnam Hussain presented Jonathan with a plaque.

Resident Award

This award is in recognition of a member who is in residency training and has demonstrated excellence in advocating for the medical profession.

This year’s recipient is Dr. Stephanie Kenny.

Dr J David Roger Distinguished Service Award

This award is in recognition of a physician who has demonstrated excellence in advocacy and professional roles and who has provided outstanding services to the community, both as a physician and as a public-spirited citizen.
The Awards Committee selected Dr. Jean-Dennis Yelle as this year’s recipient. Dr. Shabnam Hussain presented Dr. Yelle with a plaque.
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