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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.


Alvarenga Prize

2023: Awarded by the Swedish Medical Association to Dr. Giulia Muraca in recognition of a paper of important clinical value for the article: “Risk of postpartum hemorrhage with increasing first stage of labor duration”.

Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting Early Career Researcher Award

2023: Awarded to Dr. Giulia Muraca.

Early Career Researcher of the Year Award – Public Health and Epidemiology

2022: Awarded to Dr. Sarina Isenberg by the University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine. Read more

Canada Research Chair

2022: Dr. Marcelo Urquia Canada Research Chair in Applied Population Health renewed.

Tier 1 Canada Research Chair

2022: Dr. Astrid Guttmann awarded Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Applied Child Health Services and Policy.

Ontario Early Researcher Award

2022: Awarded to Dr. Daniel Corsi for "Substance Use In Pregnancy Epidemiology Research (SUPER) Group"

Medal of Honour

2021: Awarded to Dr. Astrid Guttmann by the Health Research Foundation. The award recognizes Dr. Guttmann’s leadership and dedication to improving child and youth health through population-based research on health program and policy performance. Read more.

Geoffrey C. Robinson Award

2021; Awarded to Dr. Astrid Guttmann by the Canadian Pediatric Society. The award recognizes outstanding contributions to child and youth health through population health or health services research.

Outstanding Junior Research Manuscript Award

2021: Awarded to Dr. Jennifer Watt by the American Geriatrics Society for the paper “Comparative efficacy of interventions for aggressive and agitated behaviors in dementia.”