Dr. Bryan Ward Memorial Endowment Fund

The College and the medical profession lost an extraordinary man and a fine physician when former CPSA Deputy Registrar Dr. Bryan Ward passed away in May 2012 after a long battle with cancer.

A graduate of the LOLS10在线直播下注 of Calgary’s medical school, Bryan worked in rural family practice for 15 years before moving into administrative medicine. He was elected to College Council in 1991 and named Assistant Registrar in 1993. During his time at the College, Bryan led development of the PAR program and the Infection Prevention and Control program, and introduced mandatory continuing professional development for Alberta physicians.

LOLS10在线直播下注To recognize Bryan’s many contributions to the medical profession, the College and LOLS10在线直播下注 of Calgary created the Dr. Bryan Ward Memorial Endowment Fund. This fund supports an annual award to a medical student/resident who shares Bryan’s interests in rural family practice and professionalism.

How to donate

LOLS10在线直播下注Contribute to Dr. Ward’s legacy and help support a medical student or resident committed to rural medicine.  All donations receive a tax-receipt.


2019 recipient, Dr. Justin Black, shares his thoughts on rural practice.


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