Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Happy Holidays / Joyeuses fêtes

Thank you to our members, partners and colleagues for your commitment to the College and advancing health leadership.

We wish you health and
happiness in 2017.

The Canadian College of
Health Leaders

The College will be closed
between December 23, 2016
(3pm EST) and January 2, 2017 inclusive

Merci à nos membres, partenaires et collègues pour leur engagement envers le Collège et la promotion du leadership en santé.

Nous vous souhaitons santé et bonheur en 2017.

Le Collège canadien des
leaders en santé

Le Collège sera fermé du 23 décembre 2016 (à compter de 15 h HNE) au 2 janvier 2017 inclusivement.

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Register now for the 2017 Honouring Health Leadership Event (Gala) / Inscrivez-vous dès maintenant pour la soirée Hommage aux leaders en santé 2017

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2017 Honouring Health Leadership Event
June 11, 2017
Vancouver, British Columbia

The College’s Honouring Health Leadership event, a hallmark of excellence in healthcare and professionalism, will be held in Vancouver, British Columbia on Sunday evening, June 11, 2017. We invite you to join our evening emcee, Dawn Chubai, and celebrate the accomplishments of the 2017 National Awards Program recipients.

Call for nominations: 2017 National Awards Program / Appel de candidatures : Programme national des prix 2017

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Great news to those who may have missed the nomination deadline.  We have extended the submission deadline for many of our awards, and are still accepting nominations for many others. Please refer to the table below for more details. 

We recognize how busy our members are with work priorities. However, we ask you to consider nominating a worthy initiative, individual or team for a College awards. Don’t miss this opportunity to showcase the talent, leadership and innovative practices within your organization, chapter or region.

In June 2017, the College, with the support of our award sponsors, will bestow 15 prestigious national healthcare awards in Vancouver, BC. These awards are presented to individuals, teams and organizations in the healthcare community that have demonstrated exceptional leadership, and who have made significant contributions in areas such as: mentorship; innovation; nursing; healthcare safety; quality; environmental stewardship; diversity; and mental health and addictions.

Registration for the 2017 National Health Leadership Conference / Inscription à la Conférence nationale sur le leadership en santé de 2017

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On-line registration is now open!

The Canadian College of Health Leaders and HealthCareCAN are pleased to present the National Health Leadership Conference (NHLC). Themed “Value-based healthcare: Embracing a patient and family-centered approach”, the conference will be held in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia on June 12-13, 2017.

Friday, December 16, 2016

Welcome to our new corporate members / Bienvenue à nos nouveaux membres corporatifs

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The College is pleased to welcome the following corporate members who joined in 2016.

Look for how many more organizations have joined the professional association of choice for health leaders in next month’s issue!


Le Collège est fier d’accueillir ces nouveaux membres corporatifs qui se sont joints en 2016.

Restez au courant pour voir combien d’autres organisations se sont jointes à l’association professionnelle de choix pour les dirigeants du domaine de la santé dans notre prochaine édition!

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Making headlines: December 2016 update / Des membres qui ont fait la manchette : mise à jour de décembre 2016

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 College members are recognized nationally and internationally for advancing health leadership as a profession.

Please join us in congratulating these individual and corporate members, and health organizations on their achievements.

Andrea Cohen Barrack
Chief Executive Officer, Ontario Trillium Foundation

Canada's Most Powerful Women, Top 100 (November 23, 2016)
Retrieved from:

Andrea has been a member since 2002.