Health Advocacy Awards
Although helping others is a reward in itself, I am honored to have received the following awards in recognition of my community service:
The Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers for contributions to my community, from His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, the Governor General of Canada (2017). Read more about the Sovereign's Medal for Volunteers.
- Smoke-Free Champions Award for the Smoke-Free Ottawa Outdoor Spaces Campaign (including restaurant and bar patios, and municipal parks, beaches, and sport fields), from Ottawa Public Health (2012).
- Ontario Tobacco-Free Network Veteran's Honour Roll, for significant contributions to the passage of smoke-free bylaws in Ontario through work with a local tobacco-free council, and for contributions to the passage of the Smoke-Free Ontario Act (2006).
- Heather Crowe Award for community leadership in promoting a Smoke-Free Ontario, from the Ontario Ministry of Health Promotion (2006). Read more about the Heather Crowe Award.
- Local Tobacco Control Hero, Fourth National Conference on Tobacco or Health, from the Canadian Council for Tobacco Control (2005).
- Outstanding Volunteer Award from the Ottawa Council on Smoking or Health (2004).
- Health Matters in Our Community Award from the City of Ottawa for helping to improve the quality of life for many residents by promoting and advancing community health (April 28, 2004).
- Heart Beat Award for helping to reduce heart disease and for contributing to a healthier Ottawa through the Smoke-Free Ottawa Campaign, from Ottawa Heart Beat and Partners in Healthy Living Ottawa, 2001.
Letter of Commendation from Dr. Robert Cushman, Medical Officer of Health, City of Ottawa, for the Smoke-Free Ottawa Campaign (June 21, 2001).
- Letter of Commendation from Dr. Robert Cushman, Medical Officer of Health, City of Ottawa, for the Smoke-Free Ottawa Campaign (May 27, 2001).
- Bob Farquharson Memorial Award for Outstanding Work in Magazine/Newspaper Journalism, Carleton University (1993)
- J. Lorne Gray Scholarship, Carleton University (1993)
- Dean's Honour List, Carleton University (1992-1993)
- Claude Bissell Scholarship, Carleton University (1991)
- Dean's Honour List, Carleton University (1990-1991)
- Entrance Scholarship, Carleton University (1990)
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