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Maria P. Velez

Adjunct Scientist (Full Status)

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES Queen's
  • Life Stage Research Program

613-533-6000 Ext. 74905

Jessica Pudwell, Research Facilitator, 613-484-8683


Contact Maria P. Velez



  • PhD, Public Health and Epidemiology, Université de Montréal
  • Fellowship, Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Université de Montréal
  • MD, Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Colombia

Research Focus

  • Reproductive medicine
  • Women or gender-based research
  • Epidemiology

Other Affiliations

  • Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Queen's University

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • Kingston Health Sciences Centre Exceptional Healer Award

    2018: Awarded to Dr. Maria Velez. The award honours health professionals who are innovative in their approaches to patient care and who consistently demonstrate patient and family-centred care in their practice by being approachable, empathetic, collaborative and respectful. Read more.

  • CIHR 2010 Rising Star in Reproductive Health Research

    2010: Awarded to Dr. Maria Velez. This award recognizes emerging researchers in reproductive health research.

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