Dr. Bob Ewert Memorial Lecture and Dinner

Saturday, April 5, 2014 - 5:30pm to 10:00pm
Prince George Civic Centre
Prince George
Chris Hadfield

Chris Hadfield is the pioneer of many firsts in Canadian space history. In 1995, he became the first Canadian to use the Canadarm and the first Canadian to board a Russian spacecraft during his mission to the Russian space station. In 2001, he became the first Canadian to walk in space, and in March 2013 took command of the International Space Station, again, a first for a Canadian.

10th Annual: April 5, 2014 at the Prince George Civic Centre

This premier event is held annually to honour Dr. Bob Ewert, the first medical specialist in Prince George, and is a fundraiser for the Northern Medical Programs Trust. The NMPT supports students today who will improve the quality of health care in northern, rural communities tomorrow.

5:30 - Reception
6:30 - Dinner and Program
Semi Formal

Program highlights include:

  • Keynote by Chris Hadfield, Astronaut and first Canadian to walk in space
  • Northern Medical Hall of Fame induction
  • Rising Star Health Service Award
  • Chance to meet students supported by the Trust
  • Opportunity to contribute to the Northern Medical Programs Trust
Tickets are $125 each. Reservations by table (parties of 10) are encouraged for $1000.
Register for the Event
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Thanks to everyone for supporting this event.

Sponsorship Opportunities Available!

Logos of event sponsors

Gold Sponsors


Silver Sponsors

New Gold - Blackwater Project

Spectra Energy


Royal Bank of Canada

The River 101.3

Salveo Medical Clinic

99.3 The Drive

The Prince George Citizen

Bronze Sponsors

BC Hydro



Progressive Ventures

Northern Gateway

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