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Honours and awards published September 18, 2018

Congratulations to each of the following RI-MUHC investigators:


Michal Abrahamowicz, selected as one of the best 2017 Reviewers of the Year by the American Journal of Epidemiology and the Society for Epidemiologic Research.

John Bergeron, Professor emeritus, inducted as Chevalier de l'Ordre national du Québec, the highest distinction awarded by the province.

Jean Bourbeau, awarded the 2018 Department of Medicine Staff Research Award by the McGill University Health Centre.

Charles Bourque, awarded the Distinguished James McGill Professorship by McGill University.

Marcelo Cantarovich, elected President-elect (2018-2020) of The Transplantation Society.

Sherif Emil, recipient of the Faculty of Medicine 2018 Haile T. Debas Prize from McGill University.

Madhukar Pai, honoured as one of the 75 most influential alumni of the School of Public Health at University of California, Berkeley (UCB), during UCB's 75th anniversary celebrations.

Nitika Pant Pai, invited to present her app, HIVSmart!, at a high-level UNAID/IAPAC/PEPFAR Summit in Geneva in May 2018.

David Rosenblatt, recipient of the 2018 Founders’ Award for Career Achievement by the Canadian College of Medical Geneticists.

Erwin Schurr, awarded the Distinguished James McGill Professorship by McGill University.

Ernest Seidman, honoured by an international symposium held at the RI-MUHC.

Donald Sheppard, the only Canadian among 78 physician-scientists inducted into the American Society for Clinical Investigation in 2018.

Donald Vinh, recipient of the 2018 Outreach Award from the McGill University Health Centre.

Donald Vinh, recipient of the 2018 Department of Medicine Early Career Staff Research Award from the McGill University Health Centre.

Jeff Wiseman, who, with the LEADS Partnership, was awarded the 2017 Outstanding International Research Collaboration Award sponsored by the American Education Research Association Technology, Cognition and Learning Special Interest Group.


—published September 18, 2018