OAMRS Awards FAQ
Who is eligible to win an OAMRS Award?
All OAMRS Members are eligible to win an Award.
May I nominate a person who has already won an Award?
Absolutely! The OAMRS Awards recognize the excellence in our profession. If a practitioner continues to demonstrate exceptional service year after year they deserve to be nominated and win year after year.
May I nominate myself for an Award?
- Many of us work alone or due to the nature of our profession do not get the recognition we deserve. The Team Award by nature will be nominated by a team member. OAMRS Awards looks to showcase excellence no matter the source of the nomination. You are encouraged to nominate yourself if you meet the Eligibility Requirements. MORE INFO
Who is invited to the Awards Gala? (Temporarily Suspended due to Covid-19)
All OAMRS members have an opportunity to receive an invitation to the Gala. Seating is limited so OAMRS may offer fun contests for Members to win tickets. As word gets out how fun the Gala is tickets may become more difficult to get however to date all members that have expressed an interest in attending have attended the Gala. ALL tickets to the Gala are free – tickets are not available for purchase. MORE INFO
How are winners selected?
Awards recipients are chosen by a committee of volunteer MRTs and Sonographers from across Ontario. The Awards Selection Committee review all available information on Nominees provided by the Nominator and Nominee. All Nominators and Nominees are given equal opportunity to provide information to support the nomination. Committee Members review and discuss Nominees and then vote for a winner. Majority vote determines the winner. If there is a tie, Committee re-discusses and votes again until a winner is chosen. All OAMRS Members are welcome and eligible to join the Awards Selection Committee. MORE INFO
The Patient Care Award is a Members choice award. The winner is selected in an open vote by all OAMRS Members. Each Member is entitled to one vote. MORE INFO