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Dr. Reut Gruber, Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at McGill University’s Faculty of Medicine was included among the list of 2019 Women’s Y Foundation laureates announced last week, who will be honoured on September 26, 2019 at The Windsor Montreal during the 26th Women of Distinction Awards. Congratulations Dr. Gruber!
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On March 21, 90 laureates, many representing the Faculty of Medicine, were celebrated at the Bravo gala, an annual event recognizing McGill researchers and scholars who won major provincial, national and international prizes and awards during the previous year. Congratulations to all those honoured!
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McGill University Professor Bartha Knoppers, a global leader in the study of legal, social and ethical issues related to biomedical research in human genetics and genomics, has been awarded the 2019 Henry G. Friesen International Prize in Health Research by the Friends of Canadian Institutes of Health Research. Congratulations Professor Knoppers!
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Faculty of Medicine students took home three of the five prizes at McGill’s at the 8th annual edition of the 3-Minute Thesis/Ma thèse en 180 secondes competition, held at Tanna Schulich Hall on Tuesday, March 12. This year’s winner in English was Zeinab Sharifi, PhD candidate in Experimental Medicine. Mariève Cyr, a Masters student in Psychiatry, won in the French language category. This year’s second prize winner was Will Joggia, Masters’ student in Microbiology and Immunology. Congratulations!
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Her story is that of a brilliant young student from Moncton, New Brunswick. Her mother a lawyer, her father was a professor of psychology at the University of Moncton, where he would become dean and then vice-principal. For university she decides to attend McGill University to study anatomy. She would later complete her doctorate in neuroscience, also at McGill.
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Massimiliano Orri, a postdoctoral fellow in Psychiatry at McGill University, is the award winner of the Relève étoile Jacques-Genest award of the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé (FRQS).

Congratulations Massimiliano!
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The Faculty of Medicine was well represented at the Principal’s Prize for Engagement through Media ceremony held earlier this week. Dr. Madhukar Pai, Director of McGill Global Health Programs was selected as this year’s winner among academics while Dr. Samir Shaheen-Hussain, Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics was a runner up. Two PhD candidates, Jay Olson and Rackeb Tesfaye were runners up in the student category, while Brain Reach North, an initiative organized by students in the Integrated Program in Neuroscience received a special recognition. Congratulations to all of those recognized!
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An Assistant Professor in the Department of Physiology at McGill University’s Faculty of Medicine and a member of the Cell Information Systems group at McGill’s Life Sciences Complex, Dr. Arjun Krishnaswamy was recently included among the 126 outstanding early-career researchers selected for 2019 Sloan Research Fellowships. Congratulations Dr. Krishnaswamy!
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Dr. Wayne Gulliver, who graduated from McGill University’s Dermatology program in 1989, was recently presented the Albert Neisser Lecture at the Wroclaw Opera House during the 8th European Hidradenitis Suppurativa Foundation Conference, February 6, 2019 in Warsaw, Poland. He is the first Canadian to receive this award. Congratulations Dr. Gulliver!
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The Faculty of Medicine celebrates and acknowledges the work of our clinician-teachers with the Transition to Clinical Practice Awards for Excellence in Teaching. This year’s awards ceremony, held on February 6 in Holmes Hall, honoured 13 TCP teachers, each nominated by Med-2 students.
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