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Dr Parmjit Sohal

Dr Parmjit Sohal
Surrey, BC

For his patients, students, and colleagues, Dr Parmjit Sohal has set the standard as a dedicated family doctor and a caring member of his community. After earning a PhD from the University of Saskatchewan and a medical degree from the University of Alberta, Dr Sohal completed his family medicine residency at the University of British […]

Dr Rita Dahlke

Dr Rita Dahlke
Calgary, AB

Dr Rita Dahlke is honoured for her commitment since 1978 to serving Canadians marginalized by geography, poverty, abuse, mental illness, and addiction. After receiving her medical degree from the University of British Columbia, Dr Dahlke completed a rotating internship in Ottawa, followed by a year of anesthesia in Toronto. She received certification in family medicine […]

Dr Nora McKee

Dr Nora McKee
Saskatoon, SK

Known for her many contributions to palliative care in Saskatoon, Dr Nora McKee’s passion for family medicine has made a lasting impact on the lives of her students and patients. After earning a Doctor of Medicine with Distinction degree at the University of Saskatchewan, Dr McKee received her certification in family medicine from the College […]

Dr Sheldon Permack; Winnipeg, MB

Dr Sheldon Permack
Winnipeg, MB

Dr Sheldon Permack is regarded by his colleagues and patients as a physician who respects the views of others, generously shares his knowledge, and is passionate about advancing the role of family medicine. A graduate of the University of Manitoba, Dr Permack obtained his medical degree in 1980. He received his certification in family medicine […]

Dr Ted Osmun
Mount Brydges, ON

Dr Ted Osmun is honoured for his commitment to rural family medicine and his dedicated work with First Nations communities. He has served in a variety of rural and remote settings, including Baffin Island, Manitoulin Island, and Mount Brydges, near London, Ontario. Dr Osmun earned his medical degree from the University of Western Ontario (UWO) […]

Dr Manon Proulx

Dr Manon Proulx
Rigaud, QC

Dr Manon Proulx is nominated by her peers in recognition of her outstanding dedication to the discipline of family medicine. A graduate of the Université de Montréal, Dr Proulx received her certification in family medicine from the College of Family Physicians of Canada in 1982, and was awarded Fellowship in 1999. Since 1983, Dr Proulx […]

Dr Sharon Northorp

Dr Sharon Northorp
Moncton, NB

Dr Sharon Northorp, from Moncton, New Brunswick, embodies what it means to be a family physician. A graduate of Dalhousie University’s medical school, Dr Northorp received her certification in family medicine from the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) in 2006. Upon completion of her internship at Dalhousie University in 1987, she started her […]

Dr Michelle Dow

Dr Michelle Dow
Meteghan, NS

A passionate family physician, Dr Michelle Dow is recognized by her peers as being gracious and insightful, an Acadian icon, and a champion of family medicine. Dr Dow earned her medical degree from Dalhousie University in 1987, and completed her internship in Fredericton, Moncton, and Saint John the following year. She received certification in family […]

Dr Réjean Hébert

Dr. Réjean Hébert
Sherbrooke, QC

Dr. Réjean Hébert graduated from the University of Sherbrooke in 1979, received his Diploma in Gerontology from the University of Grenoble in 1981, and completed his family medicine residency at Sherbrooke in 1982. He also received a Specialized Studies Diploma in Geriatrics and completed his master’s degree in Epidemiology at Cambridge University. Dr. Hébert has […]