Doctor Errol Vanzie has received the George Cadle Price Service to the People Award. The award was presented to Dr. Vanzie by Minister of Health and Wellness, Michel Chebat. Dr. Vanzie holds an M.D. in general medicine, surgery and midwifery from Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara in Mexico and degrees in international health and epidemiology from Tulane University in the U.S. He also has a degree malariology from Instituto Nacional de Salud Publica in Mexico. For twenty-seven years, he served in various capacities in the Ministry of Health, most recently the Director of Health Services. He served in the capacity up until 2006. For the past fourteen years he has been working as a public health consultant.