2014 Honours and Awards

In 2014, many Faculty members won international, national and local awards for their outstanding work.

Prof. Anne Agur  2014 Faculty of Medicine Excellence in Linking Undergraduate Teaching to Research in Life Sciences Award
Prof. Iqbal Ike Ahmed 2014 American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery's Binkhorst Medal
Dean Emeritus Arnold Aberman  Honourary Doctor of Philosophy, University of Haifa
Honorary Doctor of Science
Prof. Joanne Bargman  2014 Annual International Peritoneal Dialysis Conference’s Lifetime Achievement Award in Peritoneal Dialysis
Prof. Alan Bernstein  The Canadian Medical Hall of Fame
Prof. Charles Boone  2014 Genetics Society of America's Edward Novitski Prize
Prof. Martha Brown Faculty of Medicine’s 2014 Excellence in Undergraduate Laboratory Teaching in Life Sciences Award
Prof. Jagdish Butany 2014 Society for Cardiovascular Pathology’s Distinguished Achievement Award
Tammy Cadue  2014 PARO Lois H. Ross Resident Advocate Award
Prof. Pamela Catton  2014 American Association for Cancer Education’s Margaret Hay Edwards Achievement Medal
2012-2013 Colin Woolf Award for Excellence in Course Coordination: Princess Margaret Cancer Centre Accelerated Education Program
Prof. Angela Colantonio 2013-2014 Graduate Student Mentorship Award
Prof. Karen Davis  2013-2014 Mayday Pain & Society Fellowship
Prof. Sunit Das  2014 American College of Surgeons’ Franklin Martin Faculty Research Fellowship
Prof. Eleftherios Diamandis  University of Toronto’s JJ Berry Smith Doctoral Supervision Award
Prof. John Dick  2014 Fellow, the Royal Society of London
Prof. Steven Dilkas 2014 PARO Excellence in Clinical Teaching Award
Prof. Daniel Drucker  2014 Manpei Suzuki International Prize
2014 Banting Medal for Scientific Achievement Award
Prof. Mike Evans  2014 The Royal Society of Canada’s McNeil Medal
Prof. Michael Fehlings  2014 Difference Maker Award | 2014 Royal Society of Canada Fellows
Prof. Stanley Feinberg  2014 PARO Excellence in Clinical Teaching Award
Prof. Kymm Feldman Members of the Family Medicine Longitudinal Experience Course, Faculty of Medicine’s 2014 W.T. Aikins Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, Course/Program Development and Coordination
Prof. France Gagnon 2013-2014 Early Career Excellence Award
Prof. Luigi Girolametto 2013-2014 Senior Sustained Excellence in Graduate Teaching Award
Prof. David Goldbloom  Officer, Order of Canada
Prof. Susan Goldstein  Members of the Family Medicine Longitudinal Experience Course, Faculty of Medicine’s 2014 W.T. Aikins Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, Course/Program Development and Coordination
Prof. Mary Gospodarowicz  2014 American Society of Therapeutic Radiation Oncology’s Gold Medal
Prof. Eva Grunfeld  Women of Action Award
Prof. Nicole Harnett 2012-2013 Colin Woolf Award for Excellence in Course Coordination: Princess Margaret Cancer Centre Accelerated Education Program
Prof. Brian Hodges 2014 Association for the Study of Medical Education’s Gold Medal Award
Erin Howe  2014 Association of Marketing & Communication Professionals Videographer Award of Distinction
Prof. Kullervo Hynynen  2014 IEEE UFFC Society’s  Rayleigh Award
Prof. David Jaffray 2012-2013 Colin Woolf Award for Excellence in Course Coordination: Princess Margaret Cancer Centre Accelerated Education Program
Prof. David Jenkins Order of Canada
Prof. Prabhat Jha  World Health Organization’s 2014 World No Tobacco Day Award
Prof. Kamel Kamel  2014 Clinical Nephrology Teaching Award
Prof. Nohjin Kee  Faculty of Medicine’s 2014 Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching in Life Sciences Award
Prof. Tae Kyoung Kim 2013 Radiology Editor’s Recognition Award
Prof. Bonnie Kirsh  Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists’ Muriel Driver Memorial Lectureship Award
Prof. Laurence Klotz 2014 Society of Urologic Oncology Medal
Prof. Dennis Ko  2013/2014 Article of the Year Award
Prof. Ron Kodama  2014 Faculty of Medicine Award for Excellence in PGME Teaching Performance, Mentorship, and Advocacy
Prof. Murray Krahn  2014 Dr. Jill M. Sanders Award of Excellence in Health Technology Assessment
Prof. Bernard Langer  The Canadian Medical Hall of Fame
Prof. Marcus Law  2014 Canadian Psychiatric Association and Council of Psychiatric Continuing Education’s Award for the Most Outstanding Continuing Education Activity in Psychiatry in Canada
Prof. Douglas Lee  2014 Canadian Cardiovascular Society’s Dr. Robert E. Beamish Award
Prof. Alexander Logan  Hypertension Canada’s 2014 Senior Investigator Award
Alumnus Stephen Mack  Governor General’s Gold Medal
Prof. Tak Mak  University of British Columbia’s 2014 Dr. Chew Wei Memorial Prize in Cancer Research
Prof. Philip Marsden  2014 Royal Society of Canada Fellows
Prof. James Maskalyk 2014 Sarita Verma Award for Advocacy and Mentorship in Postgraduate Medicine
Prof. Robin McLeod College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario's 2013 Council Award
Prof. David McKnight  2014 Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society Gold Medal
Prof. Malcolm Moore  Honorary Doctorate, University of Waterloo
Prof. Jeffrey Myers  2014 Section of Palliative Medicine Award of Excellence
Prof. Andras Nagy  2014 Royal Society of Canada Fellows
Prof. Avery Nathens 2014 Carolyn Tuohy Impact on Public Policy Award
Prof. LJ Nelles 2012-2013 Ivan Silver Award for Innovation in CPD
Prof. Clare Pain  Honorary Doctor of Science, Addis Ababa University
Prof. Chris Perumalla   2014 Synapse Mentorship Award
Prof. Eliot Phillipson Order of Canada
Prof. Michael Pollanen 2012-2013 Interprofessional Team CE Award
Prof. Vivian Rambihar  Global Organization of People of Indian Origin’s 2014 Jubilee Award
Prof. Mark Rapoport 2014 Canadian Psychiatric Association and Council of Psychiatric Continuing Education’s Award for the Most Outstanding Continuing Education
2014 Canadian Academy of Geriatric Psychiatry’s Outstanding Contributions in Geriatric Psychiatry Award 
Prof. Paula Ravitz 2012-2013 Colin Woolf Award for Long Term Contributions to CE
Prof. Janet Rossant  Honorary Doctor of Laws, University of Windsor
Prof. James Rutka Order of Ontario
Prof. Joel Sadavoy 2012-2013 Ivan Silver Award for Innovation in CPD
Prof. Oleg Safir  2014 Faculty of Medicine Award for Excellence in Development and Innovation in Postgraduate Education
Prof. Nancy  Salbach  2013-2014 Early Career Excellence Award
Prof. Paul Santerre  2014 Ernest C. Manning Awards Foundation’s Principal Award
Prof. Rayfel Schneider  2014 Charles Mickle Fellowship Award
Prof. Michael Sefton  Member, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies
Engineers Canada’s Gold Medal
Prof. Steven Shadowitz  2014 Award for Excellence in PGME Teaching Performance, Mentorship, and Advocacy
Prof. Frances Shepherd  2015 Claude Jacquillat Award
Prof. Molly Shoichet  2014 TERMIS Senior Scientist Award
Prof. Ivan Silver 2014 Ian Hart Award | Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada's 2014 Duncan Graham Award
Prof.  Samir Sinha  2014 Canadian Medical Association’s Award for Young Leaders
The Michener Institute for Applied Health Sciences’ 2014 Honorary Diploma in Health Sciences
Prof. Peter St George-Hyslop 2014 Dan David Prize
Prof. Igor Stagljar  Corresponding Member, Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts
Prof. Bonnie Stevens  2014 Canadian Institutes of Health Research Knowledge Translation Award
Prof. Donna Stewart  Member, Order of Canada
Prof. Barbara Stubbs  2014 Canadian Medical Association’s May Cohen Award for Women Mentors
Prof. Donald Stuss  2014 American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine’s Gold Key Award
Prof. Gemini Tanna  Faculty of Medicine’s 2014 W.T. Aikins Award for Excellence in Individual Teaching Performance, Small Group
Prof. Ian Tannock  Order of Canada
Prof. Charles Tator  2014 American Association of Neurological Surgeons/Congress of Neurosurgeons Joint Section on Neurotrauma and Critical Care — Charles Tator Lecture
Prof. Lap-Chee Tsui  2014 Henry G. Friesen International Prize in Health Research
Prof. Jacob Udell  2013/2014 Rising Star Award
Deputy Dean Sarita Verma  2014 Grant’s Desi Achiever
Prof. Alex Vitkin 2013 Fellow of the Society of Photo-Optical Instrumental Engineers
Prof. Vladimir Vuksan 2013-2014 Graduate Student Mentorship Award
Prof. John Wedge  2014 Honorary Doctor of Laws, University of Saskatchewan
Prof. Miriam Weinstein 2012-2013 Colin Woolf Award for Excellence in Teaching
Prof. Virginia Wesson 2012-2013 Ivan Silver Award for Innovation in CPD
Prof. Brian Wilson  2014 SPIE  Britton Chance Biomedical Optics Award  
Fellow of the Optical Society
Prof. Thomas  Wolever 2013-2014 Senior Sustained Excellence in Graduate Teaching Award
Prof. Brian Wong  2014 Canadian Society of Internal Medicine’s New Investigator Award
Prof. Douglas Wooster 2012-2013 David Fear Fellowship
Prof. Christopher Yip 2014 Fellow of the Engineering Institute of Canada
Prof. Catherine Zahn  Honorary Doctor of Laws, Western University
Prof. Peter Zandstra  2014 Royal Society of Canada Fellows
Prof. Ari Zaretsky  2014 Award for Excellence in Development and Innovation in Postgraduate Education
Prof. Camilla Zimmermann 2013 Canadian Cancer Society Top Research Discovery

 

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