Laboratory Medicine and Pathology

Department News

Ms. Anne Halpin received the “Canadian Society of Transplantation (CST) Pediatrics Allied Health Travel Bursary” (1000$) for the 2017 CST annual meeting.

Dr. Anna Füzéry received the “AACC Rocky Mountain Local Section Annual National AACC Meeting Educational Scholarship” ($1,000 USD to attend the 69th AACC Annual Scientific Meeting in San Diego, CA, U.S.A.).  

Dr. Chris Le was invited to serve on the “Advisory Board of Overseas Chinese Scientific Experts Panel, Overseas Chinese Office of the State Council of China”. Dr. Le attended the inaugural Advisory Board celebration and meeting, held in the Great Hall of People, Beijing, on August 22, 2017.   

Dr. Locksley McGann has received an “Alumni of Honour Award” from the Faculty of Science, University of Waterloo.  This award  recognizes individual alumni who have differentiated themselves as exceptional professionals and personal achievers.   

We would like to offer congratulations to Dr. Lori West, Director of the ATI, who was recently named a “Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada”, in the Life Sciences Division. Dr. West is one of six faculty members at the UofA elected to the Royal Society of Canada this year, and one of 89 new Fellows elected in Canada’s 150th Anniversary year.    

Dr. West  is also a finalist for the “ASTech Award”, Alberta Science & Technology Leadership (ASTech) Foundation, Calgary, Alberta, 2017.