Published in Paediatrics & Child Health, “Practising what we preach: A look at healthy active living policy and practice in Canadian paediatric hospitals,” by Dr. Kristi Adamo (HALO) and Dr. Ziad Sohl (Queen’s University) has been selected as the winner of the 2011 Dr. Noni MacDonald Award.

The 2011 Dr. Noni MacDonald Award is named in honour of the founding editor of the journal and is given annually to an author whose article published in the journal within the previous year, made an important contribution to paediatric practice. All articles nominated are graded on originality of the manuscript/potential for change; importance of subject or problem; and, quality of presentation.

Congratulations, Kristi!