Recognition Programs

The Kidney Foundation of Canada has a comprehensive Recognition Program in place to honor volunteers, staff, individuals, researchers, groups and organizations across the country for their exceptional work on behalf of the Foundation. The latest recipients are listed below; names of previous recipients are available by consulting each individual award page.

The National Recognition Program

The 2018 recipients are:

  • Anne Shultz - The National President's Award
  • Paul Kidston - The Harold W. Ashenmil Award
  • Tetiana M. Gerych - The David Ornstein Distinguished Service Award
  • Dr. Catherine Clase - The Dr. John B. Dossetor Research Award
  • The Financial Burden Working Group - The Mary Lou Karley Patient Services Award
  • The Cherry Family | Western Hockey League - The Kidney Foundation of Canada Organ Donation & Transplantation Award
  • John and Verna Wiens - The Kidney Foundation of Canada Special Appreciation Award
  • Quebec Branch Golf Committee- The Kidney Foundation of Canada National Fund Development Award

The Bresinger Award of Excellence

The 2018 recipient is Linda Pellas, National Director of Development

Circle of Excellence Award

The 2018 recipients are Deborah Tucker, B.C.| Barbara Valentine, B.C. | Daniela Piotrowski, ON | Trish Reynolds, ON |  Effie Roumeliotis, National

The Medal for Research Excellence

The 2018 recipient is Dr. Peter Nickerson

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