Skip to main content

Research Banner at ICES

Awards & Recognition

ICES brings together the best and brightest scientific talent. Many of our scientists are internationally recognized in their fields and receive national and international awards and recognition for their important work.

  • Goldie Award for Research

    2015: Awarded to Dr. Lorraine Lipscombe by the department of medicine at the University of Toronto. Dr. Lipscombe was recognized for her research on the prevention, care and outcomes of diabetes, with a specific focus on diabetes in women.

  • University of Toronto Department of Family and Community Medicine Award of Excellence

    2015: Awarded to Dr. Michelle Greiver for Research Excellence (Junior) in the area of primary care research.

  • Canadian Respiratory Research Network Fellowship Award

    2015: Awarded to Dr. Tetyana Kendzerska for her project "Modifiable effect of co-existence of obstructive airway diseases (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, and obstructive sleep apnea): evidence from clinical and health administrative data"

  • 2014-2015 CIHR-IHSPR Article of the Year Award

    2014-2015: Awarded to David Urbach and Nancy Baxter for their article “Introduction of Surgical Safety Checklists in Ontario, Canada" for its relevance to health services and policy research, as well as for the extent to which they contribute to the advancement of this field of research in Canada and have an impact on policy.

  • University of Toronto's Department of Medicine Research Award

    2015: Presented to Dr. Jack Tu. The award, established in 1989, recognizes a member of the Department of Medicine who has demonstrated sustained excellence as a scientist and role model over several years.

  • American Thoracic Society Early Career Achievement Award

    2015: The American Thoracic Society (ATS) Assembly on Behavioral Science and Health Services Early Career Achievement Award recipient Andrea Gershon for her scientific contributions in the area of lung disease.

  • Dean's Award for Excellence in Research

    2015: Awarded to Dr. Samuel Siu by University of Western Ontario Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry for excellence in academic endeavour, with emphasis on excellent performance in research.

  • Tier 1 Research Chair Award

    2015-2019: Awarded to Dr. Greg Knoll by the Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa in Clinical Transplantation Research

  • Trudy Bush Fellowship for Cardiovascular Research in Women's Health

    2015: Awarded to Dr. Sonia Grandi by the American Heart Association

  • CIHR Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship Award

    2015: Awarded to Dr. Jessica Widdifield for the project "An international integrative approach to leveraging electronic health databases for outcomes research in rheumatology"