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This is a unique award open to any adult or pediatric critical care clinical teacher in Canada. It has been developed in partnership between the Critical Care Western at The University of Western Ontario, the Canadian Critical Care Society (CCCS) and the Critical Care Canada Forum. The 2014 recipient was François LeBlanc, Université Laval. There was no award presented in 2015.

Critical Care Western has undertaken to raise funds to support the prize. The CCCS and the Critical Care Canada Forum will provide the venue for presenting the award and support for the winner as a Forum speaker.

Please share this and encourage any critical care trainees to submit nominations as outlined in the  attachment .  We encourage resubmission of previous nominees since the award is very competitive .  This award is OPEN.

Click here for more information about the Frank S. Rutledge Award.                     

Previous recipients of the Frank S. Rutledge Critical Care Teaching Award:

2010 David Leasa, University of Western Ontario – “ Training Intensivists in Canada: Do We Have It Right? “
2011 Simon Abrahamson, University of Toronto  
2012 Adam Peets, Vancouver General Hospital 
2013 Susan Moffatt, Queens University – “Using Stories as a Teaching Tool”
2014 Francois LeBlanc, Laval  University

2016 Baruch Toledano, Universite de Montreal Mentoring Your Residents”

2017 Philippe Couillard- Alberta University - TBA

About the Association

The Canadian Critical Care Society (CCCS) is the National Specialty Society, representing Adult and Paediatric Critical Care Medicine physicians in Canada. The practice of Critical Care Medicine in Canada is multidisciplinary and CCCS members hold base specialty certification in anaesthesia, medicine, paediatrics, emergency medicine or surgery and some surgical subspecialties such as cardiac surgery and neurosurgery.

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Address: 20 Crown Steel Dr. Unit #6, Markham, ON L3R 9X9

For media inquiries, please contact Kathryn Hendrick at (416) 277-6281.

The Canadian Critical Care Society thanks our organizational sponsors, MD Financial Management and Scotiabank for their generous support!

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