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CPS Awards

Deadline January 31

Honouring excellence in paediatrics

The CPS Awards Program honours Canadians who have achieved excellence in paediatric practice, advocacy, research, education and teaching, and health promotion.  Criteria and sumission requirements vary for each award, so please review each carefully before submitting a nomination.  

The nomination deadline is January 31, unless otherwise indicated. Online submission is preferred, however nominations can be forwarded by mail.

Lifetime achievement in paediatrics

  • Alan Ross Award
    For lifelong excellence in paediatric research, education, health care and advocacy.

Advocacy on behalf of children and youth

  • Victor Marchessault Advocacy Award
    Honours an individual or organization who has made an outstanding contribution to Canada’s children and youth at the local, provincial, or national level.

Paediatric research

  • Young Investigator Award
    Recognizes basic or clinical research accomplishments of a young investigator in fields that benefit child and youth health.
  • Geoffrey C. Robinson Award
    For outstanding contributions to child and youth health through population health or health services research.
  • Career Research Award
    Recognizes the career of an outstanding and accomplished researcher working on an aspect of paediatric research in Canada.

Education and teaching

Paediatric practice: Community and subspecialty

Contributions to the Canadian Paediatric Society

Contributions to communities

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