CIRA Award

CIRA Award

The CIRA Award is awarded by CIRA to an individual(s) for distinguished and extraordinary service to the Canadian Interventional Radiology Association and/or the discipline of Interventional Radiology.

Service to Interventional Radiology may include teaching, basic research, clinical investigation, radiologic statesmanship, and/or promotion of Interventional Radiology or CIRA. Research must be recognized for quality and consistency by publication in recognized professional journals. Service to CIRA may include outstanding contributions to CIRA, other medical organizations, and/or government agencies. The CIRA Award may also be bestowed upon individuals who have dedicated their past and present talents to advancing the quality of patient care through the practice of Interventional Radiology, and/or who, by their outstanding achievements, also help to ensure the future of the field.

Previous winners:

2005 (Deerhurst): Elaine McNeil & Jennifer Davison
2007 (Banff): Annie Bilodeau
2008 (Montréal): Normand Laberge 
2009 (Vancouver): Mark Baerlocher 
2011 (Montréal): Murray Asch & Steven Millward 
2012 (Vancouver): Peter Collingwood