Administered by VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation, the Lifetime Achievement in Health Innovation Award is presented to and recognizes the outstanding capabilities, achievements and exemplary leadership of a senior individual, with a current or past connection to Vancouver Coastal Health facilities, in the medical device, biotech, diagnostics and healthcare industries.

The individual’s contributions may include new innovations, new knowledge, and/or new ways to improve professional practice within BC’s healthcare system. Their performance will be evaluated on several factors including financing, partnerships, mentorship, accomplishments of milestones, and commercial growth.

To nominate a deserving individual, please fill out and submit the form below by  November 9, 2020

Award Criteria, Eligibility and Rules

Lifetime Achievement in Health Innovation Award Nomination Form

  • Step 1: About the Nominator

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  • Step 2: About the Nominee

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  • Step 3: Nominee Qualifications

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  • Had a positive influence and lasting impact on a regional, provincial, national and/or international level that met all of the following areas: a) Made majority of contributions as a current or past health care professional, clinician and/or researcher from a Vancouver Coastal Health facility by bringing in new innovations, knowledge, and/or new ways to improve professional practice, b) Performance led to improved outcomes in health economic impact, partnerships, accomplishments of milestones, and commercial growth that benefited BC’s life sciences and healthcare sectors as a whole, and c) Led, inspired and mentored young and upcoming members of BC’s life sciences and healthcare sectors as a whole.
  • I declare that: