Why Our Faculty?

Faculty and Learner Recognition

Prestigious Prize Winners:

6 3M National Teaching Fellows

3 Canadian Medical Hall of Fame

8 Howard Hughes Medical Inst International Program

3 Prix Galien Canada (Research)

2 ISI Highly Cited Research Award

1 Burroughs Wellcome Fund investigator

8 Queen Elizabeth II Golden Jubilee Medal

2 Royal Society Fellows (London)

32 Royal Society of Canada Fellowships

4 Royal Society of Canada New Investigators

33 Canadian Academy of Health Sciences Fellows

1 Killam Prize in Health Sciences

(as of March 31, 2017).

Learner Recognition

  • 2 Prix Galien Gold Medals (the highest honour for pharmaceutical research and development)
  • 1 Burroughs Wellcome Fund investigator
  • 2 Fellows of the Royal Society (London)
  • 32 Fellows of the Royal Society of Canada
  • 13 awards from ASTech (Alberta Science and Technology Foundation) for excellence in scientific research
  • 74 AIHS Investigators
  • 11 CIHR New Investigators
  • 2 CIHR RxD Chairs and 2 CIHR Clinician Scientists
  • 2 Distinguished Clinician Scientists and 3 New Investigators:Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
  • 2 KRESCENT New Investigators: Kidney Foundation of Canada