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Awards and Honours Received

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The faculty have received recognition through the award of local,
national and international awards presented by professional associations,
foundations and academic institutions, including:

  • One Charles A. McDowell Award for Excellence in Research
  • Five Fellows of the Royal Society of Canada
  • Two Tier 1 Canada Research Chairs
  • Three Howard Hughes International Research Scholars
  • Three Steacie Prizes
  • One CIHR Distinguished Investigator
  • Three MRC Senior Scientists
  • Nobel Prize, 1993

 

Year Award Recipient
2003 MacLeans Top 50 Canadian's List Brett Finlay
2003 National Merit Award from Ottawa Life Sciences Council Brett Finlay
2003 Time Canada: Canada's Best in Medicine Brett Finlay
2002 Early Career Scholarship (Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies) Xin Li
2002 Faculty of Science Achievement Award Jörg Bohlmann
2002 Howard Hughes International Research Scholar Award for Canada and Latin America Brett Finlay
2002 Peter Wall Institute Distinguished Professor Brett Finlay
2002 Scholar - Career Investigator Program of the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research
2002 UBC Izaac Walton Killam Memorial Fellowship James Piret
2001 CIHR Distinguished Investigator Brett Finlay
2001 Early Career Scholarship (Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies) Jörg Bohlmann
2001 Fellow, Royal Society of Canada Brett Finlay
2001 Fellow, Royal Society of Canada Terry Snutch
2001 Izaac Walton Killam Memorial Fellowship Wilfred Jefferies
2001 Tier 1 Canada Research Chair Charles Haynes
2001 UBC Killam Research Prize James Piret
2001 Young Investigator's Award of the Human Frontier of Science Program Jörg Bohlmann
2000 Howard Hughes International Research Scholar Award Brett Finlay
2000 Medical Research Council Senior Scientist Terry Snutch
2000 Medical Research Council Senior Scientist Phil Hieter