Dr. Anne Biringer
Toronto, ON - 2023

“Sharing with learners the joy of caring for multi-generational families from cradle to grave and even becoming a ‘grand-doctor’ several times over has immeasurably enriched my life.” Dr. Anne Biringer has practised comprehensive family medicine, including full-scope perinatal care at Mt. Sinai Hospital, Toronto, since 1982. As an associate professor in the Department of Family […]

Dr. Howard Bergman
Montreal, QC - 2022

“Whether through my work as an educator, or policymaker, the one clear thread has been promoting family medicine as the foundation of all sustainable health care systems.” Dr. Howard Bergman has contributed to sustainable health care systems from the early days of his career, building on his lifelong fondness for relationships with families, individuals, and […]

Rodney A. Crutcher

Rodney A. Crutcher
Victoria, BC

After completing medical school in 1977 at the University of Calgary, a family medicine residency, and rural and international locum work, Dr. Rodney Crutcher began a family practice in Calgary in 1981, which became a teaching practice that he continued until June 2013. He was appointed as a clinical lecturer at the University of Calgary […]

Dr Rick Glazier

Dr. Rick Glazier
Toronto, ON

Dr. Rick Glazier is a family physician, senior scientist, and program lead of primary care and population health at the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences. He is a staff family physician at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto and a scientist in its Centre for Urban Health Solutions. One of Dr. Glazier’s many positions at the […]

Dr Calvin L. Gutkin

Dr. Calvin Gutkin
Mississauga, ON

The W. Victor Johnston Award recognizes a renowned Canadian or international family medicine leader for continuous and enduring contributions to the specialty of family medicine in Canada or abroad. Dr. Cal Gutkin received his MD at the University of Manitoba. He earned Certification in Family Medicine (CCFP) in 1974 and his Certificate of Special Competence […]

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 […]