Inaugural Barbara Ann LeGay Award presented to Mike McCormick

Congratulations to Patient Council Co-Chair Mike McCormick on receiving the first annual Barbara Ann LeGay Award for Patient-Oriented Research!

Mike was presented with the award at the Can-SOLVE CKD Annual Meeting in Vancouver by Barb LeGay’s husband Barry Abbott and her great friend Anne MacPhee.

Watch the award presentation below:

Created to celebrate Barb’s legacy and contributions to Can-SOLVE CKD, the award recognizes those who have worked to improve relationships between health care providers, researchers, and patients.

Following an open call for submissions, five outstanding patient partners were nominated by their peers:

  • Mary Beaucage
  • Kate Chong
  • Gwen Herrington
  • Mike McCormick
  • Cathy Woods

We are so grateful to all the nominees for their ongoing commitment and dedication to Can-SOLVE CKD!