Dr Doris Barwich- Winner of the 2018 Eduard Bruera Award in Palliative Medicine

The Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians (CSPCP) is pleased to award the 2018 Eduardo Bruera Palliative Medicine Award to Dr. Doris Barwich.

This peer-nominated award is named in honour of Dr. Eduardo Bruera and was created to recognize contributions in the field of Palliative Care. It is awarded jointly by the CSPCP and the Division of Palliative Care Medicine at the University of Alberta. This year, the award focused on outstanding administrators/leaders. Dr. Barwich is an exemplary leader and administrator. In addition, she has many notable achievements in the areas of clinical palliative medicine, research, and palliative medicine education.

A full write up about Dr Barwich’s achievements can be found here.