Family Physician of the Year Award for New Brunswick

The Family Physician of the Year Award for New-Brunswick recognizes an outstanding family physician who exemplifies best what it means to be a family doctor, including exceptional care to patients and contributing to the health and wellbeing of the community.

A family physician may be nominated by their peers for:

  • Providing exceptional care to patients
  • Making meaningful contributions to the health and wellbeing of their community
  • Dedicating themselves as a researcher and educator of future generations of family doctors

Exemplifying the four principles of family medicine, they must:

  • Be a skilled clinician
  • Be community based
  • Act as a resource to a practice population
  • Recognize the central importance of the doctor-patient relationship

Nomination and selection:

The recipient of this award will receive an engraved plaque, recognition on the NBCFP website and in the president’s message, as well as a cheque for 500$. The physician must be a member of the College.

If the recipient is selected by the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) to receive the Reg L. Perkin Award–as one of Canada’s Family Physicians of the Year he/she will be notified by the CFPC and honoured during the annual Family Medicine Forum in November.

Click below to ‘submit an application’ for NB Family physician of the year. Applications must include a letter of reference from a colleague as well as a current resume.

NOMINEE (required):

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CFPC MEMBERSHIP # (if applicable):

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If you need to include documents instead of completing the sections below, please attach them below and reference it in its respective section.

Please state the reasons for your nomination:

Please enclose a brief summary, biography or résumé about your candidate:

Please provide evidence of your candidate’s outstanding contributions relevant to the description of this award in the form of descriptive materials, testimonials, and/or other documentation:

Letters of support from colleagues and the public may be included:

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Application deadline is April 1, 2020.