DR. COLIN SALDANHA
Dr. Colin Saldanha is a resident of Mississauga and has been an active member of the local community for over 25 years.
is married to Shelia and has three children, Diane, Warren and Jason.
Dr. Saldanha is a family physician and is affiliated with the Credit Valley Hospital.
medical practice involves family, travel, corporate and occupational medicine.
He has accredited designated status with the Ministry of Transport as an Aviation Medical Examiner, Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration and as an Immigration Medical Examiner, and is a Designated Physician for the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP).
r. Saldanha has been the President and Chairman of the Mississauga Board of Trade, Chairman of the Peel Police Services Board
, President of the Canadian Association of Police Boards
, Chairman of the United Way Peel Region, Chairman of Health Policy Committee of the Ontario Chamber of Commerce
, Member of the Hazel McCallion Academic Learning Centre Fundraising Cabinet
and Chairman of the Mississauga Safe
and Sober Driving Coalition
Presently, Colin is on the Board Directors of United Way Canada and was appointed by Premier McGuinty to the Board of Trustees for the Royal Ontario Museum.
He is also a Member of the Mississauga Summit Steering Committee and is the Co-Chair of the Diversity and Immigration Taskforce.
, a strong committed and dedicated social advocate, was named Mississauga's Citizen of the Year in 2010 and awarded the Gordon S. Shipp Memorial Award for his
In addition, he
was awarded the Nestor Yanga Physician of the Year by the KMH Cardiology and Diagnostic Centre
community work has also been recognized by the Federal Government which named him a recipient of the Governor Generals "Canada 125" Medal.