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Rappel : Connaissez-vous quelqu’un atteint d’arthrite qui fait ou a fait preuve de leadership au sein de la collectivité et dont les activités de bénévolat méritent d’être récompensées ?

 

Le prix Qualman-Davies en leadership communautaire en matière d’arthrite

Connaissez-vous quelqu’un atteint d’arthrite qui fait ou a fait preuve de leadership au sein de la collectivité et dont les activités de bénévolat méritent d’être récompensées ? Nous vous encourageons à nous aider à souligner leur précieuse contribution en soumettant leur candidature au prix Qualman-Davies en leadership communautaire en matière d’arthrite.

Le prix Qualman-Davies en leadership communautaire en matière d’arthrite a été créé en 2014 afin de souligner la contribution d’un individu aidant les Canadiennes et Canadiens atteints d’arthrite à faire entendre leur voix pour qu’ils puissent prendre part au processus de décision affectant des millions de personnes. C’est justement ce que Ann Qualman et Jim Davies ont accompli. Pionniers de la défense du dossier de l’arthrite au Canada, leurs efforts infatigables et leur dévouement ont permis d’aider des millions de Canadiennes et de Canadiens.

Processus de mise en candidature :

Pour soumettre une candidature, veuillez suivre les quatre étapes suivantes. Vous devez :

  1. Obtenir le consentement de la personne dont vous souhaitez soumettre la candidature avant de remplir le formulaire de candidature;
  2. Cliquer ici pour accéder au formulaire de candidature;
  3. Soumettre le formulaire de candidature dûment rempli à la personne faisant l’objet de cette candidature pour qu’elle en vérifie l’exactitude et lui demander de signer le document;
  4. Soumettre le formulaire rempli à feedback@jointhealth.org

La date limite pour la mise en candidature est le 31 août 2017. La candidature retenue sera annoncée et la personne ayant soumis cette candidature sera avisée de la sélection de la candidature par le président du comité d’attribution du prix d’ici le 8 septembre 2017. Le prix sera décerné en personne dans le cadre de la réception de la conférence annuelle de l’Alliance canadienne des arthritiques, qui se tiendra le jeudi 26 octobre 2017 à Vancouver, en Colombie-Britannique (les dépenses du ou de la récipiendaire du prix seront prises en charge).

Reminder: Do you know a volunteer with arthritis who deserves an award?

Banner for Qualman-Davies Award for volunteer with arthritisThe Qualman-Davies Arthritis Consumer Community Leadership Award

Do you know a person with arthritis who has, or is, providing leadership in the community and deserves recognition for their valuable volunteer work? We encourage you to help us celebrate their contributions by nominating them for the Qualman-Davies Arthritis Consumer Community Leadership Award.

The Qualman-Davies Arthritis Consumer Community Leadership Award was created in 2014 to recognize one person’s contributions to helping Canadians living with the disease to be heard in decision-making processes that affect millions. That’s what Ann Qualman and Jim Davies did as early pioneers in arthritis advocacy in Canada. Their tireless and selfless efforts helped millions of Canadians.

To submit a nomination, please follow the four steps listed below.

  1. Obtain the prospective nominee’s consent to be nominated prior to submitting this form.
  2. Click here for the nomination form.
  3. Provide the completed nomination form to the nominee for their review for accuracy and obtain their signature on the document.
  4. Submit the form to feedback@jointhealth.org

The application deadline is August 31, 2017. The winner and their nominator will be notified by the adjudication committee chair by September 8, 2017. The award will be bestowed in person at the Arthritis Alliance of Canada’s 2017 Annual Meeting Reception taking place on Thursday, October 26th in Vancouver, British Columbia (award recipient’s expenses will be covered).

Do you know a volunteer with arthritis who deserves recognition?

The Qualman-Davies Arthritis Consumer Community Leadership Award

Banner for Qualman-Davies Award for volunteer with arthritis

 

Do you know a person with arthritis who has, or is, providing leadership in the community and deserves recognition for their valuable volunteer work? We encourage you to help us celebrate their contributions by nominating them for the Qualman-Davies Arthritis Consumer Community Leadership Award.

The Qualman-Davies Arthritis Consumer Community Leadership Award was created in 2014 to recognize one person’s contributions to helping Canadians living with the disease to be heard in decision-making processes that affect millions. That’s what Ann Qualman and Jim Davies did as early pioneers in arthritis advocacy in Canada. Their tireless and selfless efforts helped millions of Canadians.

Nomination process:

To submit a nomination, please follow the four steps listed below.

  1. Obtain the prospective nominee’s consent to be nominated prior to submitting this form.
  2. Click here for the nomination form. If you create a separate nomination document, please use the headings provided on the Nomination Form PDF for ease of review by the award adjudication committee.
  3. Provide the completed nomination form to the nominee for their review for accuracy and obtain their signature on the document.
  4. Submit the form to feedback@jointhealth.org

The application deadline is August 31, 2017. Each submission will be reviewed by the award adjudication committee and scored on a points system. The winner and their nominator will be notified by the adjudication committee chair by September 8, 2017. The award will be bestowed in person at the Arthritis Alliance of Canada’s Annual Conference Gala, this year taking place on October 26, 2017 in Vancouver, British Columbia (award recipient’s expenses will be covered).

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Do you know someone who deserves an award?

The Qualman-Davies Arthritis Consumer Community Leadership Award

Qualman-Davies Award SlideDo you know a person with arthritis who has, or is, providing leadership in the community and deserves recognition for their valuable volunteer work? We encourage you to help us celebrate their contributions by nominating them for the Qualman-Davies Arthritis Consumer Community Leadership Award.

The Qualman-Davies Arthritis Consumer Community Leadership Award was created in 2014 to recognize one person’s contributions to helping Canadians living with the disease to be heard in decision-making processes that affect millions. That’s what Ann Qualman and Jim Davies did as early pioneers in arthritis advocacy in Canada. Their tireless and selfless efforts helped millions of Canadians.

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Qualman-Davies Award winner: Ms. Catherine Hofstetter

Ms. Catherine Hofstetter is the inaugural recipient of the 2014 Qualman-Davies Arthritis Consumer Community Leadership Award.

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A successful business owner living with rheumatoid arthritis, Cathy has been an arthritis advocate for seventeen years championing the patient experience, promoting more effective treatments and healthcare policies, and motivating and mentoring consumers to become involved in research decision-making and positive reform of the healthcare system.

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What is the Qualman-Davies Leadership Award?

The Qualman-Davies Arthritis Consumer Community Leadership Award was created in 2014 to recognize one person’s contributions to helping all Canadians living with the disease to be heard in decision-making processes that affect millions. That’s what Ann Qualman and Jim Davies did as early pioneers in arthritis advocacy in Canada. Their tireless and selfless efforts helped millions of Canadians.

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