If you know of an outstanding family physician please nominate them for the Saskatchewan Family Physician of the Year Award. We know that there are some outstanding family doctors in this province and each year we have an opportunity to recognize one of them.
Do you know someone who has done something particularly innovative or exceptional in the last 1 or years? Saskatchewan has the opportunity to select up to 2 individuals to be recognized for their activities in the province or around the world with the Awards of Excellence.
This award is intended to recognize individuals (physician or non-physician) or groups, college members and non-members, that have made a significant contribution to family medicine in Saskatchewan through clinical research, education, or administrative activities.
In Saskatchewan, we’re fortunate to have lots of family doctors who go above and beyond when it comes to providing exceptional care for their patients.
The Saskatchewan College of Family Physicians wants to hear your story about what makes your family doctor rock!
SCFP will select three (3) Super Rockin’ Family Doctors to be honored at the SCFP’s Family Medicine Conference in September 2023. We will also profile your doc on our website and social media to share the good news with everyone!
The SCFP Resident Leadership Award recognizes the leadership abilities of two (2) outstanding Residents from the Family Medicine and Enhanced Skills Programs. The award recipients will receive free registration for the 2023 Family Medicine Conference (FMC), being held in Regina on September 22, 2023, and up to $1,700 to attend the 2023 Family Medicine Forum (FMF), being held November 8th to 11th in Montreal. Pease submit your application to the following email [email protected], by August 31st, 2023.Award Criteria Download the application form
The Saskatchewan chapter of the College of Family Physicians of Canada (SCFP) is excited to promote the CFPC vision of future family practice in Canada, the Patient’s Medical Home (PMH). “In this vision, every family practice across Canada offers the medical care that Canadians want – seamless care that is centred on the individual patients’ needs, within their community, throughout every stage of life, and integrated with other health services.” CFPC
We would like to hear from you, the physicians of tomorrow. Write a 750-word essay on one of the ten pillars of the Patient’s Medical Home. Provide evidence for the pillar’s success in primary care, and how it might be applied to Saskatchewan primary healthcare.
The winner will receive free registration for the 2023 Family Medicine Conference (FMC), being held in Regina on September 22nd, 2023, and up to $1,700 to attend the 2023 Family Medicine Forum (FMF) being held in Montreal November 8th – 11th. All undergraduate medical students from the University of Saskatchewan are eligible. Please submit your essay by August 31st, 2023, to [email protected]. By entering the essay contest, you are providing consent for written materials to be used in promotion and education of the public.
Please refer to the following for more details on the Patient’s Medical Home initiative:
This award was established to stimulate research and scholarship in Saskatchewan. This funding supports members in active practice to carry out research activities related to meeting the changing needs of their patients and communities within Saskatchewan. SCFP has a total fund of $20,000 available to support a maximum of two recipients annually.
The College of Family Physicians of Canada has many different awards and honours available to celebrate the achievements and outstanding work of members by offering funding for scholarships and grants and by promoting their successes.
The Honours and Awards Program offers grants, scholarships and awards to recognize, and support family physicians, family medicine residents, and medical students committed to education, research, and excellence in the practice of family medicine.