Live 2019

Congratulations to the 11 McGillians, representing the Faculties of Medicine and Dentistry, inducted as new Fellows of the Canadian Academy of Health Science, during a ceremony held in Ottawa on the evening of September 19.
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Live 2019

Congratulations to the 2019 winners of the Dean of Medicine Awards of Excellence, Vicky Kottis, Rowshan Akhter and Kazué Narita. The trio were celebrated during the annual Ovation Awards ceremony held on September 19 at Holmes Hall.
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Anne Xuan-Lan Nguyen, a first-year medical student at McGill University’s Faculty of Medicine, is a 2019 recipient of the Sovereign Medal’s for volunteers. The medal was presented to Anne Xuan-Lan by Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, during a ceremony held in Ottawa on September 12, 2019. The medal is intended to recognize the exceptional volunteer achievements of Canadians from across the country in a wide range of fields and pays tribute to the dedication and commitment of volunteers. Congratulations Anne Xuan-Lan!
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Institute of Health Sciences Education member Dr. Mylène Dandavino was awarded the 2019 Wellness Award for Clinical Teachers by the Medical Student Wellness Committee this summer for her leadership in role-modelling wellness.
The student-voted award is given by the graduating class to a “clinical teacher that best models a commendable work-life balance through expert professionalism, clinical competence and exemplary self-care.”
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Dorival Martins Jr., a Postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Microbiology & Immunology at McGill University, is the award winner of the Relève étoile Jacques-Genest award of the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé (FRQS). Congratulations Dorival!
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Sara Polcaro-Pichet, a MSc student in Public Health at McGill University, is the award winner of the Relève étoile Jacques-Genest award of the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé (FRQS).

Congratulations Sara!
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Congratulations to medical students Alessandro Pedicelli and Lara Fesdekjian, 2019 recipients of the McGill Faculty of Medicine’s Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics’ Charles E. Frosst Medical Prize and Mark Nickerson Prize, respectively. The awards were presented during a ceremony on July 25.
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The JGH has been certified by Choosing Wisely Canada for eliminating tests and procedures that are unnecessary, as determined by the latest research. As a result, patients have less exposure to potential harm, plus reduced stress.
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Live 2019

A postdoctoral fellow from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre was the only Canadian to receive an award at the 10th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Science in Mexico City this month. In fact, Stéphane Isnard, PhD, received two awards at the most influential conference on HIV research and its applications worldwide: the Dominique Dormont Award and Lange/van Tongeren Prize for Young Investigators at IAS 2019. Both recognize his research on gut permeability in human immunodeficiency virus, supervised by Dr. Jean-Pierre Routy.
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Dr. Nada Jabado, a senior scientist at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, received the 2019 Pediatric Academic Leadership─Clinician Investigator Award from the Pediatric Chairs of Canada in June. The award recognizes outstanding leadership in developing environments that foster opportunity for child and youth health research.
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