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IIDR Faculty & Trainees Recognized with 2018 FHS Research Plenary Awards

Dr. Andrew McArthur was recognized with a Health Sciences Graduate Student Federation Excellence in Graduate Supervision Award. His student Kara Tsang won both a Faculty of Health Sciences Graduate Programs Excellence Award and Faculty of Health Sciences Graduate Programs Excellence in Oral Presentation Award.

Congratulations to all of those highlighted for their excellence in health science research at Wednesday’s 9th annual FHS Research Plenary Awards Reception.

This year’s multi-day, open forum plenary included over 160 poster and oral presentations from across McMaster’s Health Sciences and FHS affiliated programs, giving faculty, staff, and students the wonderful opportunity to present, learn, and celebrate McMaster’s latest research initiatives.

Over 30 of our past and present IIDR trainees received awards in various health science categories, based on overall research excellence and outstanding poster and oral presentations.

Further, Dr. Andrew G. McArthur was recognized with a prestigious Health Sciences Graduate Student Federation Excellence in Graduate Supervision Award, and Dr. Brian Coombes received a special Research Plenary award for his extraordinary contributions to McMaster’s Health Sciences Graduate Studies.

Dr. Brian Coombes was given a special award for his contributions to McMaster’s Health Sciences Graduate Studies.

View the 2018 FHS Research Plenary Awards Reception program to learn more about this year’s event and award recipients.