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Trillium Award

Presented in recognition of a significant contribution to the advancement of the Association and the Medical Laboratory Profession in Ontario.

The criteria for the Trillium Award includes:

  • High profile within the medical laboratory professional community, at any level.

  • Sets a high professional standard as a role model.

  • Must be a member of the MLPAO.

  • Both the quality and quantity of contribution to the profession will be considered.

  • Not necessarily awarded each year.

 

The award includes a certificate, an award presented at the AGM, and an honorary membership with the MLPAO.

Deadline for nomination application submission: April 30th

AWARDS

Jim Braidwood Outstanding Professional Award

 

The Jim Braidwood Outstanding Professional Award is given to the MLT or MLA/T who is highly regarded by professional colleagues for improving work life and professional practice through his/her passion for shared learning and development. 

The Jim Braidwood Outstanding Professional Award recipient:

  • Promotes and supports the sharing of new ideas and learning among colleagues.

  • Collaborates to solve problems and improve workplace practices and morale.

  • Is highly regarded and respected by their colleagues for attitudes and behaviours that support an evolving and optimistic work environment.

  • Pursues avenues to engage, inform and educate peers for the benefit of individuals, the organization, and the profession.

  • Must be a member of the MLPAO.

A framed certificate of recognition will be presented to the Jim Braidwood Outstanding Professional Award recipient at their place of work, if possible.

Deadline for nomination application submission: April 30th

MLT Student Achievement Award

 

Annually (Fall), an email will be sent to all programs for nominations.

The award is given to the graduating full-time clinical year student who has achieved distinguished academic status and who possesses the following attributes:

  • Outstanding performance both in theoretical and practical work.

  • Endeavours to reach a deeper level of knowledge and understanding than required.

  • Demonstrates ability to work independently and as part of a team.

  • Demonstrates reliability through attendance and punctuality.

  • Has earned the respect of their peers through cooperation and assistance.

  • Demonstrates maturity through a positive attitude.

 

Value: $100.00 cash award
One year membership
Student Achievement Certificate

Nomination letter of recommendation outlining above attributes, student's transcripts and a brief description of the institution's grading system must be submitted.

Nominations can be emailed to mlpao@mlpao.org

MLA/T Student Achievement Award

 

Annually (Fall), an email will be sent to all programs for nominations.

The award is given to the graduating full-time student who has achieved distinguished academic status and who possesses the following attributes:

  • Outstanding performance both in theoretical and practical work.

  • Endeavours to reach a deeper level of knowledge and understanding than required.

  • Demonstrates ability to work independently and as part of a team.

  • Demonstrates reliability through attendance and punctuality.

  • Has earned the respect of their peers through cooperation and assistance.

  • Demonstrates maturity through a positive attitude.

  • Candidates must successfully pass the MLPAO MLA/T exam in order to be eligible.

 

Value: $100.00 cash award
One year membership
Student Achievement Certificate

Nomination letter of recommendation outlining above attributes, student's transcripts and a brief description of the institution's grading system must be submitted.

Nominations can be emailed to mlpao@mlpao.org

Richard Lafferty "Excellence in Writing" Award

 

Presented by the MLPAO to a person that has made an outstanding contribution to the MLPAO Advocate.

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