Robert Zed Young Health Leader Award

This award is presented to a young Canadian healthcare leader who has demonstrated leadership in improving the effectiveness and sustainability of Canada’s health system.  

Selection Committee

Sponsored by:

2017 Recipient: Lindsay Peach, CHE 

Lindsay Peach was nominated because of her commitment to CCHL, her support of her profession, and her demonstrated abilities as health system leader.  Lindsay has over 15 years of progressive leadership experience in healthcare, starting as a change specialist with Providence Healthcare, progressing to the role of Vice President Integrated Health Services – Community Support and Management with Nova Scotia Health Authority. In her current role, she has responsibility for mental health and addictions, continuing care, seniors, rehabilitation and psychosocial services.

View our 2017 Celebrating Leading Practices booklet for Lindsay’s full biography.


Past Recipients

Please see our past recipients listed below. Full biography's are available in our Celebrating Leading Practices booklets.

2016, Jeremy Stevenson

2015, Reece Bearnes CHE

2014, Sarah Padfield CHE

2013, Amy Porteous

2012, Jennifer Duff CHE

2011, Emily Gruenwoldt Carkner