Awards Criteria 2017

AwardValue and FormatSelection Process

Abbreviated Description and Criteria

(Refer to Website  www.cshp-ns.com for complete criteria and application forms)

Continuing Education Grant- Sponsored by Fresenius Kabi

2 x $ 1000

Receipts required

DrawFinancial assistance for a CE program.  NS Branch CSHP member.  Not eligible if recipient in past 5 years.  APPLICATION REQUIRED.

Education Grant

Sponsored by Teva (x 1)

1 x $1000

Receipts required

Selected by Awards CommitteeFinancial assistance for structured program of pharmacy related study or conference.  NS Branch CSHP member.  Active participation in Branch activities.  Not eligible if recipient in past 5 years. APPLICATION REQUIRED.

Dr. J.G.Duff

Appreciation Award

$150

Format determined by Awards Committee

Selected by Awards CommitteeSignificant contributions to NS Branch CSHP by non-Executive member.  NS Branch CSHP member.  Significant contributions through committee participation, chairmanship, CE programs, etc.  APPLICATION REQUIRED. NOMINATION BY 2 MEMBERS.
Gail McGlynn-Tuttle Memorial Practitioner Award

$200

Format determined by Awards Committee

Selected by Awards Committee

Significant ongoing contribution to CSHP (National or Branch levels) and hospital pharmacy practice.  NS Branch CSHP member.  Active participation in CSHP at Branch or National level.  Commitment to hospital pharmacy practice.  Active CSHP member for minimum of 7 years.

APPLICATION REQUIRED. NOMINATED BY 2 MEMBERS.

Ann E. (Betty) O’Toole  Pharmacist Award

$125

Format determined by Awards Committee and Engraved Pen

Selected by Awards CommitteeNew pharmacist for leadership/contribution to CSHP or high level of practice interest/ commitment to their area of hospital pharmacy practice. NS Branch CSHP member.  Less than 5 years in hospital pharmacy practice. APPLICATION REQUIRED. NOMINATED BY 2 MEMBERS.

Richard Merrett

 Special Appreciation Award

$100

Format determined by Awards Committee

Selected by Awards CommitteeRecognizes significant contributions to hospital pharmacy practice in Nova Scotia by individuals or organizations that are not active CSHP members nor licensed hospital pharmacists. APPLICATION REQUIRED. NOMINATED BY 2 MEMBERS.
Retirement Recognition Award

$100

Format determined by Awards Committee

Eligibility verifiedMember retiring from hospital pharmacy practice.  Active NS Branch CSHP member throughout hospital pharmacy career. Please contact Awards Committee with name of candidate (refer to e-mail and phone number provided below).
Brian Tuttle Excellence in Hospital Pharmacy Award

$150

Format determined by Awards Committtee

Selected by Awards Committee

NS Branch CSHP Member for leadership/contribution to CSHP or high level of practice interest/commitment to their area of hospital pharmacy practice

APPLICATION REQUIRED. NOMINATED BY 2 MEMBERS

All applications must be submitted (mailed, faxed or e-mailed) to the Awards Committee, NS Branch CSHP

by Monday, April 3rd, 2017

Emma Murray, Pharmacy Department, QE II Halifax Infirmary, 1796 Summer St Halifax, NS B3H 3A6

Fax: 902-473-3904 or Email: EmmaE.Chiasson@nshealth.ca