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April 2015

Edward Fon – elected to the American Academy of Clinical Investigation

Dr. Ted Fon was one of 3 clinicians from Canadian institutions elected this year to the American Academy of Clinical Investigation (ASCI).  Dr. Fon becomes only the seventh physician from McGill to become a member.  The induction ceremony will be in Chicago April 24 -26 at the joint meeting of the AACI and the Association of American Physicians.  Read more

Fred Andermann and Jean Gotman recognized by the International Bureau for Epilepsy and the International League Against Epilepsy (IBE/ILAE)

This year the IBE/ILAE will recognize Fred Andermann with the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award for his outstanding achievement in the international struggle against epilepsy. This is the highest accolade presented by IBE/ILAE and recognises those exceptional people who have devoted a career lifetime to improving the quality of life of people with epilepsy.
Jean Gotman will be recognized with the Ambassador award. Given biannually, The Ambassador for Epilepsy Award is intended as a recognition of outstanding international contributions to activities advancing the cause of epilepsy, either internationally or with international impact.  Read more

Dr. Andermann and Dr. Gotman will receive their awards at the 31st International Epilepsy Congress, Istanbul in September.

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