Highlights of Long Service Awards

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Highlights of Long Service Awards



The RQHR Physician and Integrated Health Services and Practitioner Staff Affairs hosted the 8th Annual Physician Long Service Celebration Thursday, October 15, 2015. The evening of recognition and camaraderie was once again a success. 80 physicians reached a milestone in the past year with a total of four physicians celebrating significant milestones of 40 and 45 years of service.

The program was brief, with special greetings from the Hon. Dustin Duncan, Minister of Health, Dick Carter, Chairperson of the Regional Health Authority and Keith Dewar, President and CEO of the Regina Qu’Appelle Health Region.

Along with the physicians recognized at this year’s celebration, the host groups would like to thank all 600 plus members of the RQHR practitioner staff who ‘make the difference’ each day for our patients and clients.

Here are some of the longest serving physicians in the Region:

35 Year Milestone

Dr. Isaac Caburao, Family Medicine

Dr. Shashi Suri, Anaesthesiology

Dr. Ashok Verma, Imagine

Dr. David H. Warden, Family Medicine

40 Year Milestone

Dr. Robert Cameron, Surgery

Dr. Vipinshandra C. Patel, Family Medicine

45 Year Milestone

Dr. Mohammed Abed, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. Charles Messer, Psychiatry