Robert Wood Johnson Awards

Established in 1956, the Robert Wood Johnson Awards are presented to one student from six Canadian universities offering a Master’s of Health Administration. Recipients are selected by their respective faculty for their individual achievements and promising contributions to health services management.

2019 Recipients

Staci Silverman
University of Alberta


Meghan Perkins
University of Ottawa

Gaithre Kalainathan 
Dalhousie University


Marnie Howe
University of Toronto

Kyla Gunderson
University of British Columbia


Sophie L'Espérance
University of Montreal

View our Celebrating Leading Practices booklets for for more information on these award recipients.

Past Recipients

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

2018, Natasha Wilson

2018, Belinda Maciejewski

2018, Alejandro Gutierrez Ocampo CHE

2018, Terrance Patterson CHE

2018, Jennifer Krempien

2017, Lina Li

2017, Mylène Côté

2017, Craig Thompson CHE

2017, Micheli Bevilacqua CHE

2016, Sandra Racco Cella

2016, Olga Sawatzky CHE

2016, Chang-Hung Yuan

2016, Anna Brown

2016, Kathryn Hollis

2016, Nico Miraftab CHE

2015, Kate Mercier CHE

2015, Sandra Rees

2015, Harpinder Johar

2015, Flaviana Mouawad

2015, Rachel Ozer

2015, Alexis Villa

2014, Victoria Smith

2014, Genevieve Plamondon

2014, Taylor Linseman

2014, Julie Ho CHE

2014, Jeffrey Biddiscombe CHE

2014, Derek Clark

2013, Jaime Claramunt

2013, Taryn Ridsdale CHE

2013, Danielle Martin

2013, Julia Koulik

2013, Vivian Ng

2013, Suzanne Idle

2012, Jennifer Lyle

2012, Deborah Egan

2012, Andréa Rudaz

2012, Ellen Alie CHE

2012, Kirk Owen CHE

2012, Mary Formby

2011, Ben Ridout

2011, Manal Abou-Ghaida

2011, Zahida Esmail

2011, Héléna Bureau

2011, Guillaume Lemieux

2011, Andrea Thompson CHE