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2014 Excellence Award Recipients
- Going the extra mile for cancer patients

Ms. Stasia Digou from South Bar, Cape Breton was one of four individuals recognized for outstanding contributions to the cancer system on November 26th, 2014 during CCNS’s annual Excellence Awards celebration. Ms. Digou, a cancer survivor, received the CCNS Excellence in Patient Care Award for a volunteer. Other recipients included Ms. Victoria Sullivan, Dr. Mary (Mimi) Davis and Ms. Joanne Cumminger.

“A diagnosis of cancer brings with it all kinds of worry and uncertainty,” said Cathy Blades, Cancer Care Nova Scotia board member and chair of the 2014 Excellence Awards committee. “Thankfully, all who answer the call to serve cancer patients and families are dedicated to easing the journey for those impacted by this family of diseases. The Excellence Awards celebration is an opportunity to acknowledge the nominees, recipients and all who routinely go above and beyond for Nova Scotia cancer patients and families.”

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