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Dr Anthon Meyer
Fort St. James, BC

Dr Anthon Meyer is described as a primary care visionary with commendable leadership in providing comprehensive care to rural, remote, and First Nations communities throughout Canada. After receiving his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (M.B. Ch.B.) from the University of Free State, South Africa, in 1991, Dr Meyer completed an internship with the Universitas […]

Dr Margaret Churcher
Calgary, AB

A prominent family physician, Dr Margaret Churcher is recognized for her unwavering commitment to patient-centred care, as well as for her special interest in asthma, pulmonary care, cancer, and mental health management. After receiving her medical degree from Queen’s University in 1979, Dr Churcher traveled to Dunedin, New Zealand, and worked as a first-year house […]

Dr Tom Smith-Windsor
Prince Albert, SK

Active in family medicine education and training of medical students and residents, Dr Tom Smith-Windsor is acknowledged for his dedication and perseverance to providing exceptional health care in rural Saskatchewan. After beginning his career as a biologist, Dr Smith-Windsor realized that his calling was in family medicine. He obtained his medical degree from the University […]

Dr Michel Bruneau
Lac du Bonnet, MB

Dr Michel Bruneau was nominated by his colleagues for his commitment and compassion as an outstanding family doctor and, specifically, for his focused care for cancer patients. For the past five years, he has provided exemplary patient care in the community of Lac du Bonnet, Manitoba. Dr Bruneau received his medical degree from the University […]

Dr Robert Algie
Fort Frances, ON

A pillar in his community, an innovator in rural family medicine, and an integral partner in establishing a family health team in Fort Frances, Ontario, Dr Robert Algie is recognized for his dedication to and advocacy for rural health care. After graduating from Queen’s University in 1980, Dr Algie completed a rotating internship with the […]

Dr Rénald Bergeron
Québec, QC

Dr Rénald Bergeron is honoured for his significant contributions to primary and palliative care and teaching in family medicine, as well as his passion for lifelong learning. A graduate of Laval University, Dr Bergeron received Certification in Family Medicine from the College of Family Physicians of Canada in 1980 and became a Fellow in 1995. […]

Dr Shirley Clements
Campbellton, NB

Admired by her colleagues and patients for her empathy and knowledge, Dr Shirley Clements is recognized for her commitment to providing exceptional patient care. A medical graduate of Laval University in 1989, Dr Clements received Certification in Family Medicine by the College of Family Physicians of Canada in 1991 and became a Fellow in 2005. […]

Dr Michael Fleming
Fall River, NS

A leader in his practice and community, Dr Michael Fleming is recognized for his dedication to patients and his relentless pursuit and advocacy of continuing professional development. Dr Fleming earned his medical degree from Dalhousie University in 1978. He completed a medical internship and family medicine residency training in 1980. That same year, Dr Fleming […]

Dr Trina Stewart
Summerside, PEI

Respected by her colleagues and cherished by her patients for her commitment to patient advocacy, Dr Trina Stewart is well known on Prince Edward Island (P.E.I.) as a devoted family physician, mentor and teacher. As a medical graduate of Memorial University of Newfoundland, Dr Stewart received Certification in Family Medicine by the College of Family […]

Dr Percy Crocker
St. John’s, NL

Dr Percy Crocker is acknowledged for his kindness, compassion, and dedication to his patients, practice, and continuing professional development. In 1989, Dr Crocker received his medical degree from Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN). He obtained Certification in Family Medicine from the College of Family Physicians of Canada in 1991 and became a Fellow in 2004. […]