Clyde Hertzman to receive Order of Canada

His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, announced today 91 new appointments to the Order of Canada. HELP is pleased to share that Dr. Clyde Hertzman will be appointed as an Officer of the Order of Canada in recognition of his contributions to population health and early childhood development in Canada and abroad.

Established in 1967 by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the Order of Canada is the centrepiece of the Canadian Honours System, and recognizes a lifetime of outstanding achievement, dedication to the community and service to the nation. The Order recognizes people in all sectors of Canadian society. Their contributions are varied, yet they have all enriched the lives of others and made a difference to this country.

For more information on the Canadian Honours System, including the Order of Canada, please visit the Governor General's website.