Dr Marie Hayes

Dr Marie Hayes
Sherbrooke, QC

Dr Marie Hayes is celebrated for her commitment and compassion as an outstanding family physician and for her extensive leadership in the area of mental health. After obtaining her medical degree from the University of Ottawa in 1985, Dr Hayes completed her family medicine residency at Dalhousie and McGill Universities. She received Certification in Family […]

Samuel Daigle

Dr Samuel Daigle
Bathurst, NB

Dr Samuel Daigle is recognized for his unique passion for the outdoors and for integrating physical activity into the prevention and treatment of disease. After completing his medical degree from the University of Sherbrooke in Quebec in 1998, Dr Daigle received his Certification in Family Medicine from the College of Family Physicians of Canada in […]

Dr David Martell

Dr David Martell
Lunenburg, NS

Dr David Martell is recognized for his dedication and compassion, which have made a significant difference to his patients and community. Dr Martell earned his medical degree from the University of Western Ontario in 1997. He subsequently completed his family medicine residency training at Dalhousie University and received Certification in Family Medicine from the College […]

Dr Pauline Duke

Dr Pauline Duke
St John's, NL

A prominent family physician in Newfoundland, Dr Pauline Duke is recognized for her patient-centred care, work with local refugees, and commitment to teaching new generations of family doctors. After receiving her medical degree from Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN) in 1979, Dr Duke began her practice in Botwood, a rural community in Newfoundland. She received […]

Dr. Cathy Scrimshaw/Dre Cathy Scrimshaw

Dr. Cathy Scrimshaw
Pincher Creek, AB

Working as a rural family doctor in Pincher Creek Alberta for the past 24 years, Dr. Cathy Scrimshaw is passionate about implementing the medical home and integrating primary care within the health care system as a whole. Her practice received funding to develop a culturally sensitive and appropriate rural generalist primary care program. Dr. Scrimshaw […]

Dr. Paul Humphries

Dr. Paul Humphries
Spruce Grove, AB

After 20 years of practising and teaching family medicine in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Dr. Paul Humphries joined a practice in Edmonton, Alberta, where his primary focus is palliative home care. He also joined the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Alberta in 1998, where he is involved in teaching, administration, research, and program […]

Dr David Goldbloom

Dr. David Goldbloom
Toronto, ON

Highly renowned and respected within his field, Dr. David S. Goldbloom has worked as a psychiatric consultant to family physicians for more than 30 years. Within the field of psychiatry, he has actively promoted the power of communication through teaching, presentations, and numerous publications. He trained in medicine and psychiatry at McGill University, and is […]

Howard Chodos

Dr. Howard Chodos
Ottawa, ON

Dr. Howard Chodos earned his PhD from the University of Manchester, England, in 1995. He currently works as an adjunct professor in the Faculty of Health Sciences at Simon Fraser University. Over the course of eight years at the Mental Health Commission of Canada, Dr. Chodos led the development of the first Mental Health Strategy […]