for your information n o m i nat e an ou tstand i ng p hysician f or t h e Cp so The College of Physicians and Surgeons is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Council Award. The Council Award honours outstanding Ontario physicians who have demonstrated excellence and embody society’s vision of an “ideal physician”. The criteria for selecting a physician for the Council Award is based on the eight “physi- cian roles” identified by Educating Future Physicians of Ontario. Those roles are the physician as: 18 1 An outstanding person and professional 2 A scientist and scholar 3 A learner 4 A health advocate 5 A resource manager 6 A collaborator 7 A communicator, and 8 A clinical decision-maker Dialogue Issue 2, 2017 Through the award, the College honours Ontario physicians whose performance in each of these roles is outstanding, recognizing that individual physicians will demonstrate more extensive expertise in some roles than in others. If you know of a physician who meets the se- lection criteria, please nominate him or her for the Council Award. The deadline for receipt of nominations is October 2, 2017. Further information and the nomination brochure are available on the College website www.cpso.on.ca or by contacting Tracey Sobers at 416-967-2600 or 1-800-268-7096 extension 402. You can also email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.