2007 – Nova Scotia

Lisa is a rural family physician in Musquodoboit Harbour, Nova Scotia. She excels in combining the clinical and business sides of family practice with the art of family medicine.

Lisa is a leader at the Musquodoboit Harbour Medical Clinic where she makes a difference in the many lives she touches. She is involved in primary health care research and is a Lecturer at Dalhousie University where she is known for offering medical students and residents a unique experience by having them spend time with her own family during their rotations. In 2006, Lisa was awarded the Ted Atkinson Resident Supervisor Award.

Lisa participates in numerous professional organizations, including Doctors Nova Scotia and the provincial Drugs and Therapeutics Committee. In addition, Lisa finds time to care for her young family and enjoys golfing, bowling and camping.

“Family Medicine, I believe, can be summed up in one word – “family” – patients become a part of our lives and, we, a part of their lives. Being named as a Family Physician of the Year is the ultimate honour.”

Dr Lisa Bonang
Graduate of Dalhousie University 1993
Certificant in Family Medicine 1995
Fellow in Family Medicine 2006



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