Public Health Champion Award 2017

Call for nominations

The Sudbury & District Health Unit is issuing a Call for Nominations for the Public Health Champion Award.

The 2017 Public Health Champion award will recognize one individual or one organization that has made outstanding contributions to take action or supported activities related to promoting the health of families, oral health, healthy sexuality, vaccinations, infectious or communicable diseases, or Indigenous engagement.

More specifically, activities that aim to:


To be eligible for nomination, an individual or organization must be a resident of the Sudbury and Manitoulin districts. Current members of the Sudbury & District Board of Health and current Sudbury & District Health Unit staff are not eligible.


Nominations are evaluated by members of the Sudbury & District Board of Health and Sudbury & District Health Unit staff.

The award recipient will be selected based on demonstrated achievements towards positive public health in the areas of Clinical and Family Services in the categories of Leadership, Collaboration, Innovation, and Fostering opportunities for health.

Examples of these attributes that align with the Clinical and Family Services goals.




Fostering opportunities for health


Nominations can be sent by fax or mail to the contact information provided on the form. Entry forms are available online. Entrants may submit electronically or via mail.

Nominations must be received by September 8, 2017 (extended to September 12, 2017), at 4:30 p.m.

The award recipient will be honoured at an awards ceremony on October 19, 2017.

This item was last modified on September 5, 2017