Congratulations to 6 Outstanding National Awards Recipients

March 20, 2019

The Canadian College of Health Leaders is proud to announce six recipients of the CCHL National Awards Program. These awards will be presented at the Honouring Health Leadership event on June 9, 2019 in Toronto prior to the 2019 National Health Leadership Conference (NHLC).

Congratulations to the award recipients!

Celebrating the Human Spirit
Elder Little Brown Bear (Ernest W. Matton)

Manager of Aboriginal Culture and The Aboriginal Healing Program
Toronto East Health Network
Award sponsored by Stericycle

Mentorship Award
David Thompson, CHE

Vice President, Community Hospitals & Programs
Fraser Health Authority
Award sponsored by Roche

Nursing Leadership Award
Dr Vanessa Burkoski

Chief Nursing Executive and Chief, People Strategy
Humber River Hospital
Award sponsored by Baxter

Excellence in Patient Experience Award
Humber River Hospital

Award sponsored by Huron Studer Group Canada

Recognition in Delivering Value-based Healthcare
Western Regional Health Authority and Central Regional Health Authority
This recognition is made possible by a grant from Medtronic Canada

President’s Award for Outstanding Corporate Membership in the College
Huron Studer Group Canada

About our Awards

For almost two decades, the National Awards Program has been showcasing the success of exemplary individuals and teams, encouraging knowledge exchange, and celebrating excellence while stimulating replication of leading practices across the health industry. The awards recognize the importance of leadership, commitment and performance. For more information, visit: National Awards Program

For further information and/or to arrange an interview, please contact:

Christian Coulombe
Director, Marketing and Communications
Canadian College of Health Leaders
613-235-7218, ext. 213