The Canadian Association of Radiologists is pleased to announce of the recipients of the CAR 2019 awards.
It is paramount for the CAR to maintain the utmost level of quality, safety and technically advanced practices within the profession of Radiology. These high standards benefit the entire healthcare team as well as patients. There are those who go above and beyond and this is why we present awards to individuals who distinguish themselves as caring and dedicated leaders and innovators among their peers. Their contribution advances the profession, improves patient care and influences its future development.
The recipient of the CAR Gold Medal is Dr. Bruce Forster. This medal is presented to a long-time member of the CAR who has made outstanding contributions to the Association as well as to the profession of radiology in Canada. It is the CAR’s highest honour.
The recipient of the CAR Young Investigator Award is Dr. Faisal Khosa. This award is presented to a CAR member in the early stages of a career and recognizes exceptional contributions to medical imaging-related research.
And last, but certainly not least, the recipient of the CAR Distinguished Career Award is Dr. Giles Stevenson. The CAR Distinguished Career Achievement Award is presented to honour individuals who, over the course of their career, have made very significant contributions to radiology in Canada.