2024 Lori Chow Memorial Award Nomination Form

Submission Deadline: Wednesday, February 28, 2024

Health Promotion Ontario (HPO) is proud to announce the Lori Chow Memorial Award.The individual award category acknowledges individuals that have demonstrated exceptional dedication to advancing the work of health promotion in Ontario.

The award is a non-monetary honour, and is accompanied by a certificate of recognition.

The award is presented annually to someone who practices health promotion.  Individuals eligible for this award may or may not work/serve in a specifically defined health promotion role. Nominations will be evaluated based on the following criteria:

  • Excellence in Health Promotion: The nominee demonstrates excellence in health promotion such as championing upstream interventions, the importance of the social determinants of health, and the advancement of health equity amongst vulnerable populations.
  • Advocacy for Health Promotion, Population and Public Health: The nominee is a strong advocate for health promotion, population and public health. They have contributed to social mobilization and/or advocated for healthier communities via healthy public policies in Ontario.
  • Leadership: The nominee demonstrates leadership in health promotion at the local, regional or provincial level(s).
  • Mentorship and Career Development The nominee shares their passion for health promotion through mentoring, and/or teaching.

Nominations will be accepted and carefully reviewed by a nominations committee, which will then recommend a recipient to the HPO executive committee. The award consists of a certificate of recognition, and a complimentary one-year membership to HPO. Please submit the following nomination/application form.

If you have any questions or concerns please contact us.

Lori Chow Memorial Award for Excellence in Health Promotion (2024)