Honouring Health Leadership


Sunday, June 11, 2017 l The Westin Bayshore

The College's Honouring Health Leadership (formerly known as The National Awards Gala) is a hallmark of excellence in healthcare and professionalism. We invite you to join us to celebrate the accomplishments of the 2017 National Awards Program recipients.

Cocktail reception at 5:45 PM

Dinner and ceremony at 6:45 PM

Registration is open (purchase tickets or corporate tables)

We look forward to honouring the recipients of the following awards at the event

  • College Award for Distinguished Service
  • College Honorary Life Member Award
  • President's Award for Outstanding Corporate Membership in the College
  • Award of Excellence in Mental Health and Quality Improvement
  • Celebrating the Human Spirit Award
  • Energy and Environmental Stewardship Award
  • Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion Award
  • Excellence in Patient Safety Award
  • Mentorship Award
  • Nursing Leadership Award
  • Robert Zed Young Health Leader Award


Emcee: Dawn Chubai, Television Host, Emcee and Award-winning Jazz Vocalist



Dawn Chubai is a television veteran with over 17 years of on-air experience. She has hosted cooking and real estate shows along with over 25,000 hours of live television in major media markets. Dawn is currently working as a Show Host for The Shopping Channel and continues to freelance in media preparation for chefs, fitness professionals, winemakers and lifestyle brands through her company "King Willow Management."  Keep an eye on the big screen as well where Dawn can been seen in several film and television productions as your friendly neighbourhood nameless “Reporter”. Love a little night music? An independent Jazz Recording Artist, Dawn Chubai also fronts her own Jazz group, performing at corporate events.

Dawn’s professional affiliations include the National Speakers Board, Canadian Women in PR, and ACTRA. She the recipient of awards from the BC Association of Broadcasters and the Alberta Recording Industry Association.


Photo/video release: The Canadian College of Health Leaders (the College) will take photographs and some video at the 2017 Honouring Health Leadership Event and utilize them in College news or promotional material whether in print, electronic, or other media including the College web site. By participating in the Honouring Health Leadership Event, you grant the College the right to use your photograph for such purposes.


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