Call for Nominations
Do you know of a Nova Scotia physician who exemplifies professionalism? If so, consider nominating your colleague for the College’s Gold-Headed Cane Award for Professionalism in the Practice of Medicine.
This award recognizes an outstanding community-based physician who exemplifies professionalism in service to their patients, profession and community.
The College’s Gold-Headed Cane Award for Professionalism in the Practice of Medicine is presented annually.
The nomination period is now open.
Nominations must be received by Friday, March 9 at 4:00 p.m.
- You and the nominee must be licenced to practise medicine in Nova Scotia
- You must submit a letter detailing how the nominee exhibits outstanding professionalism in service to their patients, profession and community
- You must include a biography and/or CV (curriculum vitae) of the nominee
- You may include letters of support from other physicians
Unsuccessful nominations from previous years may be re-submitted for consideration. If you are submitting a re-nomination, please indicate this in your letter.
Nominations can be submitted via e-mail, fax, mail or courier.
If you have any questions, please contact:
College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia
Suite 5005 – 7071 Bayers Road
Halifax, NS B3L 2C2