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Mathieu Maheu-Giroux, an assistant professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, has been named one of four co-winners of Radio-Canada’s Scientist of the Year prize for 2020. His research focuses on infectious disease modelling, epidemiological surveillance and monitoring, and impact evaluation of public health interventions.
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Congratulations to Drs. Joanne Alfieri, Robert Sternszus and Aliki Thomas, recipients of the Canadian Association of Medical Education (CAME) 2021 Certificate of Merit Award. The award promotes, recognizes and rewards faculty members committed to medical education across Canadian medical schools.
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Elad Holzer, a fourth-year medical student at McGill University is the 2020 recipient of Community-Based Pediatricians Montreal’s Outstanding Medical Student Award, given annually to a student who proved to be outstanding during their pediatric rotation. Congratulations Elad!
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The annual Ovation Awards were held virtually this year on December 9, to honour the year’s winners of the VP-Dean of Medicine and Health Sciences Awards of Excellence. Friends, family and colleagues joined the event to applaud the outstanding contributions of this year’s laureates, Isabelle Harvey, Tina Russo and Nadina Paraschuk. Read more.
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Program Directors at McGill’s Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences play an essential role in making sure medical residents receive the best education and training possible, while also advising and supporting their trainees. Since 2018, McGill’s Postgraduate Medical Education program has recognized leadership excellence in this domain. This year, they honour three physicians for their achievements, including the introduction of two new awards.
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The Montreal General Hospital Foundation and the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Center, in partnership with the McGill Faculty of Engineering, are pleased to announce the winning team of the CODE LiFE Ventilator Challenge: team Haply from Montreal.
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Dr. Phyllis Zelkowitz is retiring after more than 30 years of research into maternal and reproductive mental health, as well as playing a leadership role in research at the JGH. In announcing her retirement, Dr. Karl Looper, JGH Psychiatrist-in-chief, and Dr. Roderick McInnes, Director of the LDI, praised Dr. Zelkowitz for “exceptional leadership, ushering in a generation of researchers who has elevated the status of mental health research at the Jewish General Hospital to an international level.”
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Dr. Laurence Kirmayer, Director of the Culture & Mental Health Research Unit at the Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, has been awarded the 2020 Award  for Distinguished Contributions to Family Systems Research from the American Family Therapy Academy and the 2021 Judd Marmor Award for advancing the biopsychosocial model by the American Psychiatric Association. Congratulations Dr. Kirmayer!
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Alexa Pichet Binette, a PhD student in Neuroscience at the Douglas Mental Health University Institute, McGill University, is the winner of the Relève étoile Jacques-Genest award of the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé (FRQS).

Congratulations Alexa!
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The Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences joins Principal Suzanne Fortier and McGill Alumni Association President Luciano D’Iorio in sending out congratulations to our 2020 McGill Toronto Excellence Award honourees: Dr. Dave Williams and Dr. Marla Shapiro.
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