CAPHC Award for Individual Leadership
This award was created to recognize outstanding leadership by an individual who has dedicated his or her career to improving the health and well-being of children and youth in Canada through health promotion, policy initiatives and/or increased public awareness.
This award will be presented to an individual who has exemplified leadership, creativity and initiative to promote positive change and long-term improvement for the health and well-being of children and youth.
*Formerly known as the CAPHC Contribution to Child Health Award
CAPHC Award for Individual Leadership Recipients
2016: Dr. Shoo Lee Scientific Director for the CIHR Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health (IHDCYH); Professor of Paediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology and Public Health at the University of Toronto; and Paediatrician-in-Chief and Director of the Maternal-Infant Care (MICare) Research Centre at Mt. Sinai Hospital.
2015: Dr. Denis Daneman (Paediatrician-in-Chief at the Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) and Chair of the Department of Paediatrics at the University of Toronto)
2013: Ms Mary Jo Haddad (former President & CEO of The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto)
2011: Dr Austin (Rick) Cooper (Department of Paediatrics, Memorial University. Janeway Children's Health and Rehabilitation Centre)
2010: Dr Gerarda Cronin (Director of Quality and Decision Support, Child Health Program, Winnipeg Regional Health Authority)
2009: Dr Harvey Guyda (former Associate Executive Director, Montreal Children's Hospital)
2008: Mr Frank Gavin (Founder and Past-Chair, Canadian Family Advisory Network)
2007: Ms Marilyn Booth (Executive Director, PCMCH - Provincial Council for Maternal and Child Health)
2005: Mr Garry Cardiff (former President and CEO, CHEO - Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario)
CAPHC Award for Organizational Leadership
This award recognizes the leadership of an organization, a foundation, or a corporation to enable the best healthcare for Canada’s children and youth. The recipient organization has demonstrated leadership to inspire change and innovation that has had significant and lasting impact on the paediatric healthcare system(s), and/or populations served.
This award also recognizes the value an organization places on partnerships and collaboration within the healthcare community.
*Formerly known as the CAPHC Citizenship Award
CAPHC Award for Organizational Leadership Recipients
2015: UNICEF Canada
2014: Accreditation Canada
2010: The SickKids Foundation
2007: Bell Canada
CAPHC Honorary Membership Award
In 2012 CAPHC was honoured to present the Bilodeau Family with CAPHC's Honorary Membership Award.