The 3M Canada Education Award recognizes the ongoing commitment of the Reprocessing Department Technician to continuing education. 3M believes education is a significant factor in ensuring that patients receive the highest standard of care and we are dedicated to supporting the efforts of these individuals to maintain and expand their knowledge throughout their careers. The award is $600.00 to fund the M.D.R.A.O. recertification course for three M.D.R.A.O. members who successfully passed their M.D.R.A.O. recertification exam in the education year of the conference.
CLAUDETTE MALCOLM, LAMBDA CHAPTER
PEGGY MORROW, DELTA CHAPTER
LORI DELBELLO, ETA CHAPTER
MAUREEN GREGORY, DELTA CHAPTER
ELAINE BEGIN, LAMBDA CHAPTER
MARYANNE BARNARD, LAMBDA CHAPTER
JEFF COMPTON, LAMBDA CHAPTER
MERIEL WARREN, LAMBDA CHAPTER
SUSAN ELLIOTT, THETA CHAPTER
TREVOR LEE, LAMBDA CHAPTER
ROBIN MARTIN-DENOMME, THETA CHAPTER
GERRARD DICICCO, DELTA CHAPTER
JEFFREY PHELPS, THETA CHAPTER
ALLEN BRAID, DELTA CHAPTER
ANNE REFF, GAMMA CHAPTER
DARLENE KRAEMER, SIGMA CHAPTER
CRISTINA FATU, DELTA CHAPTER
CHERYL HENDERSON BARNES, SIGMA CHAPTER
JENNA LIST, ETA CHAPTER
CINDY PETTIGREW, SIGMA CHAPTER
CLAUDIA BOUFFARD, THETA CHAPTER
MARY BURY, SIGMA CHAPTER
The recipient must be a graduate of the M.D.R.A.O. Medical Device Reprocessing Techniques Classroom Course prior to recertification.
The recipient must have successfully passed the M.D.R.A.O. recertification exam during the education year of the award.
The receipient must be a current member of the M.D.R.A.O. and be employed in a Medical Device Reprocessing Department as a Technician. They must have maintained their M.D.R.A.O. membership for five consecutive years prior to writing the recertification exam.
The recipient’s eligibility for the award is contingent upon registration for the M.D.R.A.O. annual conference and attendance of the conference. The conference fee will be paid by the M.D.R.A.O. Should the recipient be unable to attend the conference, the award will pass to another participant who meets the criteria. No exceptions are to be made.
Acceptance and registration for the conference must be received by the M.D.R.A.O. executive within one month of notification of the award by the Directors of Education.
The M.D.R.A.O. Directors of Education will bring forth only those names that have met the above criteria at the June executive meeting. Three names will be drawn and will be contacted in the order drawn by the Directors of Education. The winner is responsible for booking their room and providing their own transportation to the conference. The Directors of Education will send them a registration form to return within the month to the Directorsof Education. If this does not occur then the person will be contacted and the next person drawn will then be contacted.
A plaque and a cheque for $600.00 will be presented by 3M to the three successful recipients at the Annual Awards Banquet in September. The M.D.R.A.O. will pay the conference registration fee for the three successful recipients.