Jean-Pierre Despins Award

Dr Cathy Scrimshaw, Pincher Creek, AB, FMF 2016 Vancouver

Supported by the Foundation for Advancing Family Medicine of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Jean-Pierre Despins Restricted Fund.

This award, named in memory of Dr Jean-Pierre Despins, CFPC President (1995 to 1996) and Chair of the Board of CFPC’s Foundation for Advancing Family Medicine (1999 to 2000), honours a CFPC family physician member identified as an outstanding advocate and public spokesperson for family medicine, family physicians, and their patients.

The award will be presented at the CFPC’s Convocation Ceremony held during Family Medicine Forum (FMF) in Montréal, November 8-11, 2017.

Nomination & Selection Process

The CFPC Executive Committee will identify the recipient of this award. The nominee will be formally notified of results in July.

 

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