Nova Scotia physiotherapists are proud of our colleagues’ accomplishments! Many Nova Scotian physiotherapists have received National and Provincial association awards – our congratulations are extended to all!
NSPA Awards are presented each year at our Annual General Meeting. Details on nomination and application processes for awards will be communicated to members via email.
Lauren Windsor (2023) Monica MacDonald (2022) Daniel Muise (2020) Breagh MacInnis (2019) Doug Vincent (2018) Jessica Roy (2017) Heather Pothier (2016) Mitchel Squarey (2015) Catherine Crocker (2014) Juile Woodroffe (2013)
The NSPA Award of Excellence (previously the Silver Award) is an award given annually to a Nova Scotia physiotherapist and NSPA member in good standing who has demonstrated outstanding contributions in one or more of the following areas: administration, clinical practice, education, professional contribution, research.
Andrea Goldstein (2022) Katherine Harman (2020) Robert MacDonald (2019) Chris Henderson (2018) Tracy Davison (2017) Tanya Nichol (2016) Kathy-Anne Woodford (2015) Nancy Walker (2014) Agnes Madsen (2013) Sandy Rennie (2012) Sharon Mailman (2011) Stella Roy (2010) Andrea McAllister (2009) Susan MacLeod (2008) Shelly Malcolm (2007) Gail Creaser (2006) Alison McDonald (2005) Paulette McKenna & Beth Langille (2004)
Introduced in 2011, the NSPA Congress Award for Volunteers provides bursary funding for attendance at CPA National Congress to an NSPA member who has provided volunteer service to the Association.
Adria Quigley & Hannah Peters (2023) Stephen Richey & Emily Gray (2018) Lisa Croft & Piaf Des Rosiers (2016) Kate Grosweiner & Alissa Decker (2015) Kristin Taylor (2014) Erin Davidson (2013) Carolyn King & Alison McDonald (2012) Nancy Walker (2011)
Enid Graham Award: Sandy Rennie (2014) Marilyn MacKay-Lyons (2011) Joan Cleather (2008) Joan Walker (2002) Kenneth Hill (1989)
Nancy Walker (2018) Jane Cameron (2015) Carolyn King (2012) George Turbull (2010) Sandy Rennie (2010) Marilyn MacKay-Lyons (2009) Joan Walker (2009) Beth Langille (2005) Isabelle Zwerling (2001) Janet Leigh Schaffner (1995) Joan Cleather (1991) Kenneth Hill (1989)
Carolyn King (1996) Lydia Makrides (1993) Janet Leigh Schaffner (1993) Diane Crosby (1992) Marilyn MacKay-Lyons (1992)
Alison McDonald (2016)
David Kachan (2020) Rhonda Readon (2016) Gail Creaser (2014) Gail Wainwright (2012) Alison McDonald (2011) Jill Robertson (2009) Carolyn King (2005)
Jesse Robson (2014) Julie McGivery (2005) Keltie Cameron (2003)
Beth Langille (2011) Kenneth Hill (2002)
Lydia Makrides (2005) Marilyn MacKay-Lyons (2001)
The NSPA Clinical Research Bursary is awarded annually to a physiotherapist to help offset costs associated with presenting research. Priority is given to physiotherapists who are primarily in clinical practice and/or do not have a mandate to conduct research as a component of their employment or educational responsibilities.
Adria Quigley (2019) Adria Quigley (2018) Kyleigh Woods (2016) Ann Read & Dianne Walker (2011) Sandra Curwin (2010) Sarah Bradley (2009)
Visit the CPA website for more information on CPA’s national awards.