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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.


Top Ten High Impact Papers of 2015

2015: Dr. David Alter's paper "Sedentary time and its association with risk for disease incidence, mortality, and hospitalization in adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis" was selected as one of the top ten most high-impact papers of 2015 by the Lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health Council  of the American Heart Association. This award acknowledges research that supports the Lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health Council’s mission to improve cardiovascular health across the lifespan.

Mid-Career Investigator Heart and Stroke Foundation, Ontario

2013 – 2017: Awarded to Dr. David Alter over four years. The research topic is "Characterizing the adherence phenotypes of populations with cardiovascular disease: Applications for health services research and interventions."