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 2019 recipients are:

  • The Senior Management Forum - The National President's Award
    Val Dunphy, Lis Fowler, Teresa Havill, Wendy Kudeba, Carole Larouche, Lydia Lauder, Martin Munger, Elizabeth Myles,
    Jim O’Brien, Linda Pellas, Trina Ralph, Flavia Robles, Pia Schindler, Joyce Van Deurzen

  • Chris Gobeil - The Harold W. Ashenmil Award
  • Sylvie Charbonneau - The David Ornstein Distinguished Service Award
  • Leslie & John Pearson - The Dr. John B. Dossetor Research Award
  • The medical staff of the Kidney Kids Camp of Quebec - The Mary Lou Karley Patient Services Award
  • University of Alberta Kidney Club  - The Mary Lou Karley Patient Services Award
  • The Boulet Family - The Kidney Foundation of Canada Organ Donation & Transplantation Award
  • Comité provincial sur le don vivant de rein (QC)  - The Kidney Foundation of Canada Organ Donation & Transplantation Award
  • Liz Wright - The Kidney Foundation of Canada Special Appreciation Award
  • Otsuka Canada Pharmaceutical Inc. - The Kidney Foundation of Canada National Fund Development Award
  • Fleurette Bilodeau - The Kidney Foundation of Canada National Fund Development Award

The Bresinger Award of Excellence

The 2019 recipient is Elizabeth Myles, National Executive Director

Circle of Excellence Award

The 2019 recipients are Sylvia Krampelj, ON | Heather Johnson, B.C. | Flavia Robles, NAB | Eric Laperrière, QC | Steven Bitaxi, ON | Carole Larouche, National | Eve Lacouture, National | 
Atlantic Branch 2018 Fund Development Team: Jackie Dolomont, Marlene Dorey, Tanya Kelley, Ed Saunders, ATL

The Medal for Research Excellence

To be announced soon!

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