Derevensky honoured by National Council on Problem Gambling

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Jeffrey Derevensky was awarded the Lifetime Research Award by the U.S. National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG), in recognition of his exceptional achievements in the field of gambling research.

Physiology profs appointed Mathematical Biology fellows

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Leon Glass and Michael Mackey are among the Society for Mathematical Biology’s inaugural cohort of fellows. They developed an equation that illuminates how simple control mechanisms can lead to complex bodily rhythms such as the fluctuations in the number of circulating blood cells.

McGill trio named among the world’s top young scientists by WEF

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McGill profs Stefanie Blain-Moraes, Marta Cerruti and Kyle Elliott are among the 55 top young scientists in the world under the age of 40 according to the World Economic Forum

Dr. Arkady Khoutorsky awarded the 2017 Award in Pain

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Dr. Arkady Khoutorsky, Principal Investigator at the Alan Edwards Center for Research on Pain, was one of seven recipients of the 2017 Award in Pain.

Emerging researchers feted during Convocation

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Since 2013, McGill has awarded exceptional early-career researchers with the Principal’s Prize for Outstanding Emerging Researchers during Convocation. This year, three of the University’s outstanding researchers were so honoured.

McGillians honoured by the QMA

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The Quebec Medical Association (QMA) recently handed out its 2017 Awards of Excellence and members of McGill’s Faculty of Medicine won two of the four prizes.

Brigitte Kieffer appointed to French National Order of Merit

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Dr. Brigitte Kieffer, Scientific Director of the Douglas Mental Health University Institute, was appointed an officer of the French National Order of Merit during a ceremony held in Montreal on May 19.

Annmarie Adams wins RAIC Media award

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Annmarie Adams, the Stevenson Chair in the History and Philosophy of Science, including Medicine, has been named as one of two recipients of the 2017 President’s Medal for Media in Architecture given by the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada.

Alumni Association hands out 2017 awards

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It was an evening of accolades and applause for outstanding McGillians – as well as celebrity video cameos by a famous NHL coach and a famous Starship captain – at this year’s edition of the McGill Alumni Association’s (MAA) annual honours and awards banquet.

Celebrating diversity and inclusivity

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The mood was convivial at the ceremony for McGill’s fifth annual Award for Equity and Community Building. And why not? This was a celebration of people who help make McGill a better, stronger, more convivial, place.