News at Medicine - November 2008 - Family physician wins award for research article


Family physician wins award for research article
November 28, 2008
Dr. Graham Worrall, Discipline of Family Medicine, has received the Canadian Family Physician Best Original Research Article award for 2008. The award was presented during the Family Medicine Forum of the College of Family Physicians of Canada, held in Toronto Nov. 27-29.
 

This award is given for a scientific article published in Canadian Family Physician resulting from a research project developed, financed and completed by the authors. The article “Diagnosing streptococcal sore throat in adults: Randomized controlled trial of in-office aid” by Dr. Worrall, Dr. James Hutchinson, Dr. Gregory Sherman and James Griffiths was published in Canadian Family Physician 2007; 53:666-71.

Dr. Worrall is the director for the Centre for Rural Health at the Dr. William H. Newhook Memorial Clinic in Whitbourne.