Toronto, ON Feb. 5, 2015 – The Ontario Medical Association congratulates the 26 new appointees to the Order of Ontario – eight OMA members are among the most recent Ontarians invested into the order.
“On behalf of Ontario’s Doctors I would like to offer my congratulations to these remarkable Ontario physicians,” said Dr. Ved Tandan, OMA President. “Their contributions to excellence in health care and their commitment to patient care are a value to this province.”
Named as members to the Order of Ontario in these most recent appointments were:
These appointments were part of 26 new appointments announced by Lieutenant Governor Elizabeth Dowdeswell on Feb. 3, 2015. Former Lieutenant Governor Lincoln Alexander established the Order of Ontario, the province’s highest official honour, in 1986. Over the past 29 years the Order of Ontario has recognized individuals who have demonstrated excellence and achievement in any field benefiting the people of Ontario or abroad.