Dr. John Savage Memorial Faculty Award
Faculty leadership in global health
The Dr. John Savage Memorial Award for Faculty Leadership in Global Health recognizes an outstanding humanitarian contribution to global health by a Dalhousie Medical School faculty member.
Dr. Savage was a former mayor of Dartmouth, premier of Nova Scotia and a family physician. He was also a champion of the need to promote healthy communities worldwide and had a long-standing commitment to global health projects in Africa with the Nova Scotia Gambia Association (NSGA). Dr. Savage also served on the advisory committee to the GHO at Dalhousie University.
Deadline: March 4, 2018
The award consists of a plaque and an opportunity for the recipient to present their work at a global health event.
Past recipients of the Dr. John Savage Memorial Award for Faculty Leadership in Global Health include:
- Dr. Heather Scott (2017)
- Dr. Gail Tomblin Murphy (2016)
- Dr. Ron George (2015)
- Dr. Bob Bortolussi (2014)
- Dr. John Ross (2013)
- Dr. Patricia Livingston (2012)
- Dr. Stan Kutcher (2011)
- Dr. Robert Anderson (2010)
- Dr. Allen Finley (2009)
- Dr. Sonia Chehil (2008)
- Dr. Ivar Mendez (2006)
- Dr. Renn Holness (2005)
- Dr. Ken Wilson (2004)
- Dr. Vince Audain (2003)