A member of the public who has enhanced the chiropractic profession in Ontario through their professional or personal actions.
In addition to the eligibility requirements for all awards, the nominee will have made a significant contribution to the profession in two or more of the following areas:
Interprofessional Opportunity: Creating novel possibilities for chiropractors to engage in the Ontario health care system and collaborate with other professionals as equals.
Professional Governance: Actively participating in the governance, regulation, political progress of the profession in Ontario.
Education: Contributing to the continuous improvement and implementation of chiropractic education, inclusion/representation of chiropractic in other health professional education, and/or creating interprofessional networking opportunities for chiropractic students.
Research: Involvement in research and/or scholarly initiatives that demonstrate significant and sustained impact on the profession
Advocacy: Demonstrating significant efforts and dedication to advocate on behalf of the profession; to educate and help influence positive policy change, for example:
- Building the stature, profile and reputation of the profession
- Influencing political agents to enact positive change for the profession
Questions about the awards? Contact OCA at email@example.com or call 416-860-0070 | Toll-free: 1-877-327-2273.
Watch this page and our weekly bulletins for updates about the 2022 OCA Awards. Award nominations will open in fall 2022.