CDHA Distinguished Service Award

The CDHA Distinguished Service Award recognizes a dental hygienist or other individual who has made a significant contribution over a minimum four-year period to the advancement of the dental hygiene profession in Canada or nationally to the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association.

The nominations are now open and further information can be found here. Please submit your completed nomination along with ALL the supporting documentation electronically no later than 4 pm EST on January 31, 2020 to Diane Elliott, Executive Assistant at delliott@cdha.ca.

Previous Distinguished Service Award Recipients

  • Cindy Fletcher (2019)
  • Arlynn Brodie (2016)
  • Sharon Compton (2015)
  • Jacki Blatz (2014)
  • Palmer Nelson (2013)
  • Maureen Bowerman (2013)
  • Linda Jamieson (2012)
  • Barbara Long (2011)
  • Susan Matheson (2010)
  • Mickey Wener (2009)
  • Pat Grant (2008)
  • Terry Mitchell (2008)
  • Lucie Billette (2007)
  • Debbie Daniels (2007)
  • Sheryl Feller (2007)
  • Barbara Hewton (2007)
  • Salme Lavigne (2003 & 2007)
  • Laura MacDonald (1998 & 2007)
  • Diane McCambly (1998 & 2007)
  • Sharyn Milroy (1991 & 2007)
  • Jeannie Orchard (2007)
  • Nancy Prowse (2007)
  • Dale Scanlan (1999 & 2007)
  • Susanne Sunell (2004 & 2007)
  • Margaret Walsh (2007)
  • Dianne Gallagher (2005)
  • Margaret Wilson (2005)
  • Signe Jewett (1997)
  • Marilyn Goulding (1995)
  • Trudy McAvity (1990)
  • Mary Pelletier (1990)
  • Fran Richardson (1990)