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NLMA Honorary Life Membership Award


What is the NLMA Honorary Life Membership Award? The NLMA Honorary Life Membership Award recognizes persons who, in the opinion of the Board of Directors, has distinguished himself or herself by their achievements in medicine or an allied science, or who has rendered distinguished service to the Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association (NLMA).

What are the criteria for the Award? Criteria for the Award include:

  • Over the age of 65 and retired from active practice;
  • Significant contributions to the medical profession as defined by at least 10 years of involvement in NLMA activities, which may include Board of Director or committee involvement; and,
  • Other considerations including strong liaison with other medical organizations, delivery of quality medical care, political influence, medical research, community service and humanitarian service.


How do I nominate someone? To nominate someone for the Award, please complete the online Nomination Form.

 

2015 Recipients


Dr. Robert Williams  [Full Bio] (PDF)

Dr. Russell Harpur  [Full Bio] (PDF)

 

Dr. Gregory Russell [Full Bio] (PDF)

 

 

At the 2015 NLMA President's Dinner on June 6, 2015, Dr. Russell Harpur (left) and Dr. Robert Williams (right) were  presented with the NLMA Honorary Life Membership Award by NLMA Past President Dr. Wendy Graham (centre). Dr. Gregory Russell was unable to attend the ceremony and will receive the award at a later date.



Past recipients
2014 Dr. Dr. John Sheldon; Dr. Ernest Dureke; Dr. Christopher Heughan
2013 Dr. Yong Kee Jeon; Dr. George Seviour

2012 Dr. Ronald F. Whelan
2011 Dr. Georgina Chalker; Dr. Albert Davis; Dr. Kim E. M. Hong
2010 Dr. Nigel Rusted
2009 Dr. James Dunne; Dr. Donald Tennent
2008 Dr. James A. Hopkins; Dr. James F. Seviour; Dr. Randolph C. Tsang
2007 Dr. David Boyd Peddle
2006 Dr. R.L. Walley
2005 Dr. Thomas C. Farrell; Dr. Neil Turner; Dr. Ivan Woolfrey
2004 Dr. Justo B. Galutira; Dr. David C. Prior
2003 Dr. Robert D. Lawton; Dr. David G. Landells
2002 Dr. Kenneth Saltman; Dr. John P. Williams; Dr. John A. Bessell; Dr. J. Frazier Walsh; Dr. Gerald W. Warren
2001 Dr. Spencer M. Bridger; Dr. John B. Sutherland; Dr. Jesse A. Devilla; Dr. D. Wallace Ingram
2000 Dr. John C. Cronhelm; Dr. Colin Michael Calder
1999 Dr. Robert M. Butt
1998 Dr. Richard F. Kennedy; Dr. R. Cyril Condon; Dr. Gerald T. Kean
1997 Dr. Richard G. Huntsman; Dr. John D. Tomlinson; Dr. Albert E. (Ted) Shapter
1996 Dr. Rufus G. Dominic; Dr. Robert F. O’Driscoll; Dr. R. Hearder Butler
1995 Mr. Gerald F. Lynch; Dr. H. John Blackwood; Dr. George W. Battcock; Dr. A. Maxwell House
1994 Dr. Nicholas Daly; Dr. John J. O’Dea; Dr. Florencio (Ray) Firme; Dr. Eithne Knowling; Dr. Clare Neville-Smith
1993 Dr. T. Augustus Rowe; Dr. Melvin L. Parsons; Dr. Craig N. Loveys; Dr. Bernard V. Murray
1992 Dr. Phyllis Duncan; Dr. Brain J. Harley
1991 Dr. W. David Parsons; Dr. Leslie A. Wells; Dr. Alvin R. Mercer
1990 Dr. Raymond L. Bugden; Dr. Frederick W. Woodruff; Dr. Charles U. Henderson
1989 Dr. John R. Martin; Dr. Ian E. Rusted
1988 Dr. Joseph Crowley
1987 Dr. Liborio Garcia; Dr. Kevin McCann; Dr. Austen B. Colohan
1986 Dr. Louis E. Lawton
1985 Dr. Norah Browne; Dr. Lloyd Mussells; Dr. Gerald O’Brien; Dr. Denis A. O’Connor
1984 Dr. Kevin Linegar; Dr. John E. Walsh; Dr. Donald Cant
1983 Dr. Thomas Stentaford; Dr. Robert J. Simms; Dr. H. Bliss Murphy
1982 Dr. Melvin G. Coxon
1981 Dr. Noel F. Murphy; Dr. Joseph E. Josephson
1980 Dr. T. Arthur Knowling
1979 Dr. W. Anthony Paddon; Dr. Gordon Thomas


CMA Honorary Life Membership Award


What is the CMA Honorary Life Membership Award? The CMA Honorary Life Membership Award is an honour bestowed on those who have been nominated by their provincial/territorial medical associations and have had their nominations approved unanimously by the Board of Directors of the Canadian Medical Association (CMA). The nominees are held in high regard by their colleagues; they are humanitarians who have put into practice the aims and ideals of the profession. They are people who exemplify the words of the CMA Coat of Arms: Integriate et misericordia — integrity and compassion.

What are the criteria for the Award? Criteria for the Award include:
      Over the age of 65 and retired from active practice;
      Active membership in the Canadian Medical Association for at least 10 years.

How do I nominate someone? To nominate someone for the Award, please complete the online Nomination Form.


2015 Recipients


Dr. David Wallace Ingram

 

Dr. Reginald Hearder Butler

 


Past recipients

2014 Dr. George Seviour; Dr. John Sutherland

2013 Dr. Robert Lawton; Dr. Phylllis Madryga

2012 Dr. Ernest C. Dureke; Dr. Russell O. Harpur
2011 Dr. Christopher Heughan; Dr. Richard Kennedy
2010 Dr. Kim E. M. Hong
2009 Dr. Spencer M. Bridger
2008 Dr. Alvin R. Mercer
2007 Dr. Max House; Dr. David Landells
2006 Dr. John Blackwood; Dr. Ian Simpson
2005 Dr. Yong Kee Jeon; Dr. Chaker Hobeika
2004 Dr. Albert J. Davis; Dr. Pierce A. Spurrell
2003 Dr. Falah B. Maroun; Dr. Noel F. Murphy
2002 Dr. Rufus G. Dominic; Dr. John H. Sheldon
2001 Dr. Jean D. Griffin; Dr. Abdalla M. Hanna
2000 Dr. Ronald F. Whelan
1999 Dr. Brian J. Harley
1998 Dr. Thomas G. Stentaford
1997 Dr. Leslie A. Wells
1996 Dr. Frederick W. Woodruff
1995 Dr. Charles U. Henderson
1994 Dr. T. Augustus Rowe
1992 Dr. John R. Martin; Dr. Ian E. Rusted; Dr. W. David Parsons
1991 Dr. Louis E. Lawton
1990 Dr. Norah C. Browne
1988 Dr. Kevin L. Linegar
1986 Dr. Robert J. Simms
1985 Dr. H. Bliss Murphy
1984 Dr. Melvin G. Coxon
1983 Dr. T. Arthur Knowling
1982 Dr. Joseph E. Josephson
1980 Dr. Thomas G. Anderson
1977 Dr. W. Howard Drover
1974 Dr. Nigel F. Rusted
1972 Dr. Harry D. Roberts


contact

J. David Mitchell
Director, Administration & Membership
Telephone (709) 726-7424 (301)
Toll Free (800) 563-2003 (301)
E-mail dmitchell@nlma.nl.ca