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Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal Recipients for Excellence in the Field of HIV/AIDS in Canada

The Canadian AIDS Society is pleased to announce The Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal recipients who have been honoured with this distinction for their exemplary work and service in the field of HIV/AIDS in Canada.

We congratulate the following individuals who were selected through the CAS selection process for the medals:

Denise Becker
Adrian Betts
Jay Browne
Dr. Brian Conway
Monique Doolittle-Romas
Richard Elliott
Louis Marie Gagnon
Jacqueline Gahagan
David Hoe
Brian Huskins

Randy Jackson
Jim Kane
Bob Leahy
Roger Leclerc
Maria Mac Intosh
Bradford McIntyre
Enrico Mandarino
Gerry McConnery
Albert McNutt
May McQueen
Dr. Julio Montaner
Dr. Ted Myers
Diane Nielsen
Mary Elizabeth Paul
Doris Peltier
John Plater (posthumous)
Colleen Elizabeth Price
Darien Taylor
Deborah Warren
Lyle Watling
We thank everyone who submitted a nomination for the medal. Our movement is fortunate to have so many accomplished leaders who help improve the lives of people living with and affected by HIV. The Canadian AIDS Society is honoured to have been granted the privilege of sharing the medal with 30 members of the HIV community, who are among the 60,000 outstanding Canadians selected to receive this distinction in recognition of the 60th anniversary of the accession of Queen Elizabeth II to the Throne.

The Canadian AIDS Society will be coordinating the presentation of the medals with the nominators of the recipients and will also be presenting some at its 2012 World AIDS Day Gala, to be held Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at the Château Cartier Hotel in Ottawa.

For more information on the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medals, please visit: www.gg.ca/diamondjubilee

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