2023 Clinical Trials BC Awards now open for nominations

21 September 2022

In 2023, Clinical Trials BC will continue to honour individuals and organizations that have contributed notable leadership and distinguished service and support to the clinical trials community. Two awards will be presented:

1. Leadership & Advocacy Award

The Leadership & Advocacy Award recognizes those who are devoted and determined in efforts and actions to educate, mentor, and/or lead projects and programs or initiatives that benefits our clinical trials research community. It is through the work of these leaders in leadership and advocacy that clinical trials becomes a high priority for our local communities, governments and for all citizens.

2. Service & Support Award

The Service & Support Award recognizes the community-based, volunteer commitment of an individual, organization, company, or agency to improve the research and clinical trials community.

Now accepting nomination applications!

– The deadline for nominations is end of day January 5, 2023

– The awards will be announced at the Clinical Trials BC Awards Ceremony in April 2023.

Quotes from last year’s awards recipients:

“I’m very honoured to receive the prestigious Clinical Trials BC Leadership & Advocacy Award for 2022 […] Thank you so much and I’m very honoured.” – Dr. Robert McMaster, UBC

“We deeply appreciate the acknowledgement by Clinical Trials BC and we are pleased to be the recipient of this year’s Service & Support Award.” – Dr. Michelle Wong, COVID-19 Clinical Research Coordination Initiative (CRCI)


Please view the Awards Eligibility and Criteria in the Awards Guidance document, complete the Nomination Application form, attach the supporting documents, and submit your applications to the Clinical Trials BC Awards Committee at CTBCawards@healthresearchbc.ca by the deadline.


After submitting your nomination package, you should receive a confirmation email that the application has been received by Clinical Trials BC. If the confirmation of receipt has not been received after 3 days, please get in touch with the Awards Committee Chair – Jean Smart at jsmart@healthresearchbc.ca


View the Awards Guidance document:

Download the Awards Nomination application form:

Learn more about the previous Clinical Trials BC Awards: