The Mohamed Ravalia IMG Award


  • Recipients must be members in good standing of the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) and CPS NL.
  • Recipients must have practiced in Newfoundland and Labrador for a minimum of two years.
  • Recipients must have graduated from an international medical school, outside of Canada, AND must not have completed a Canadian Residency Program.

June 1, 2024

Criteria (Must meet one or more of the criteria)

  • Recipients must demonstrate distinguished leadership as members of the community, showing commitment above and beyond the usual responsibilities of a family physician.
  • Recipients must be committed to quality patient care through their leadership, and demonstrate a unique ability to guide and inspire others.
  • Recipients must build strong relationships that support a high level of trust and credibility.
  • Recipients must work effectively with others to enhance various health-related priorities in their communities.
  • Recipients must exhibit a strong commitment to enhancing the understanding and value of the role of family physicians in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Selection Process

  • Nominations are invited from CFPC members.
  • Nominations are to be submitted to the NL College of Family Physicians office.
  • The NL CFPC Board will identify the recipient of this award.


  • Recipients will be invited to receive the award at the NL CFP Celebration of Family Medicine event.
  • Recipients will receive two complimentary dinner tickets to attend the Celebration of Family Medicine.
  • Recipients will receive complimentary registration to attend the NL CFP Family Medicine Conference.

Nomination Form
The Mohamed Ravalia IMG Award