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Dr. Leon Tourian, Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Program Director of postgraduate medical education for Psychiatry is the 2019 recipient of the PGME Program Director Leadership Award.  Dr. Tourian was nominated for the award by the Chair of the Department of Psychiatry, the co-chair of Education and Clinical Affairs and program residents, who lauded his numerous accomplishments since being named Program Director four years ago. Congratulations Dr. Tourian and thank you for being proud to teach!
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The MUHC clinical pertinence team is one of only nine teams across Canada to be awarded support in the innovation category in the first “Minidefi” set up by the Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement, an organization funded by Health Canada.
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The Society For The Study Of Reproduction (SSR) unveiled its 2020 award winners today, honouring seven individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the scientific discipline of reproductive biology. Bernard Robaire, cross appointed in both the Departments of Pharmacology & Therapeutics; and Obstetrics & Gynaecology, was named recipient of the SSR Jansen Distinguished Service Award. The Jansen Award recognizes an individual for their unselfish service and leadership in advancing the discipline of reproductive biology. Congratulations Dr. Robaire!
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Agustin Cerani, a PhD student in Epidemiology and Biostatistics at McGill University, is the award winner of the Relève étoile Jacques-Genest award of the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé (FRQS).

Congratulations Agustin!
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Dr. Linda Polka, Professor and Graduate Program Director in the School of Communication Sciences & Disorders at McGill University was among eight scientists selected for the Acoustical Society of America College of Fellows.  Dr. Polka was selected for this honour in recognition of her contributions to our understanding of native and non-native speech perception in infants and adults.
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Congratulations to Dr. Ilana Bank, director of the institute for pediatric simulation at the Montreal Children’s Hospital, on being awarded the 2020 Certificate of Merit from the Canadian Association for Medical Education. Dr. Bank, who is a pediatric emergency physician and assistant professor in pediatrics at McGill University, has been recognized by CAME for her commitment to medical education in Canada.
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A research publication, whose authors include three members of nursing staff in the Segal Cancer Centre at the JGH, has been singled out for excellence by the Canadian Association of Nurses in Oncology. The publication, which clearly underscores the importance of attending to the hopes, needs and unique qualities of individuals affected by cancer, was voted one of the two most significant pieces of Canadian research to have made a major clinical contribution in the previous year. Published in the Canadian Oncology Nursing Journal in 2018, it was honoured as Best Publication this past fall in Winnipeg at CANO’s annual conference.
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The Arthritis Society recently selected research conducted by Dr. Sabrina Hoa as a Masters student in epidemiology at McGill University for its Top 10 Research Advances of 2019 listing. Now an assistant professor at the Université de Montréal, Dr. Hoa completed the study on scleroderma, an autoimmune disease, as a trainee at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, under co-supervisors Dr. Marie Hudson (McGill University) and Dr. Sasha Bernatsky (RI-MUHC). The work was published this fall in the journal Rheumatology (Oxford).
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Sirui Zhou, a postdoctoral fellow in Human Genetics at McGill University, is the award winner of the Relève étoile Jacques-Genest award of the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé (FRQS).

Congratulations Sirui!
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Congratulations to the Operating Room (OR) team at the Montreal Children’s Hospital, who was recently awarded the Excellence in care prize from the Fédération des médecins specialistes during its 12th annual Interdisciplinary Educational Day on November 15th, 2019. The prize honors innovative and interdisciplinary projects that have contributed to improving access, efficiency and quality and safety of care.
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