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LHSC to recognize President’s Award recipients


For Immediate Release

December 8 , 2016



LONDON, Ontario – The annual President’s Award program at London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC) proudly recognizes and celebrates the remarkable staff, physicians and volunteers who dedicate themselves every day to improving the lives of our patients, our hospital, and our community.


Who: Murray Glendining, President and CEO, LHSC; and the seven 2016 President’s Award recipients for:

  • Community Service – Linda Kuska – Dragon Boat Festival and Rowbust Dragon Boat team president
  • Living Our Core Values - How We Serve Our PatientsShirley Woodfield – PSW, Clinical Neurosciences
  • Living Our Core Values - How We Work Together – Sal Treesh – Technician in Dialysis Program
  • Leadership – Heidi Braaksma - Coordinator, Ambulatory Mental Health
  • Innovation (2 recipients of award) – Dr. James Howard and Dr. Brent Lanting – Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Physician Leadership – Dr. Victoria Siu – Director of Medical Genetics



          Date:          Friday, December 9, 2016

          Location:  LHSC’s University Hospital

                         Auditorium A (3rd floor)

                         339 Windermere Rd.

          Time:          Ceremony to begin at 3:00 p.m.


Members of the media are invited to speak with Murray Glendining and this year’s recipients following the ceremony which is expected to last approximately one hour. A photo opportunity with this group will also be available.


To RSVP or for more information


Kathy Leblanc

Corporate Communications and Public Relations

519-685-8500, ext. 74772 Pager 14772