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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.


Alexander Leighton Award in Psychiatric Epidemiology

2022: Presented to Dr. Paul Kurdyak by the Canadian Academy of Psychiatric Epidemiology. The purpose of the award is to recognize a person or group that has contributed significantly to the advancement of Canadian psychiatric epidemiology through innovative studies.

Career Award

2022: Awarded to Dr. Raed Joundi by the McMaster University Department of Medicine.

Peter Garner Award

2022: Awarded to Dr. Jonathan Zipursky by the International Society of Obstetric Medicine for the best research presentation at the combined ISOM/NASOM 2022 Congress.

Royal Society of Canada College Member

2022: Awarded to Dr. Sharmistha Mishra. Members are mid-career leaders who provide the Royal Society of Canada with a multigenerational capacity to help Canada and the world address major challenges and seize new opportunities including those identified in emerging fields.

Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Population Health Data Science for Evidence-Based Policy

2022: Awarded to Dr. Antony Chum. 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.