Posted on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 08:39 AM
A pair of South Shore physicians will be honoured for exemplary achievement.
Doctors Nova Scotia will hand out awards to nine health-care professionals during their annual conference June 8 in Halifax.
Canadian Medical Association Honourary Membership Awards will be given to Dr. Sherry Litz and Dr. Kim Crawford.
Litz will be recognized for her contributions in pediatric anesthesiology.
She has more than 30 years experience at the IWK and South Shore Regional Hospital and is considered the go-to colleague for managing care of the sickest patients.
Crawford is being honoured for his commitment and excellence in general internal medicine.
For 34 years, he has worked in Liverpool while also providing care in Shelburne and Bridgewater.
He is considered an invaluable mentor and ally for family doctors.
Reported by: Nick Yorston
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