Research Day Awards

Maureen Dixon Memorial Award

2020 Winner – Laura Shoots
2019 Winner – Flora Viera Zamora
2018 Winner – Melissa Roy

  • Best oral presentation or poster related to Community Based, Consumer or Caregiver Group – $400 Open

Robert Duff Barron Award

2020 Winner – Danielle Toccalino
2019 Winner – Nessikha Karsenti
2018 Winner – Nicholas Howell

  • Best oral presentation or poster related to Public Health Policy or most closely related academic field – $500 Open
Open Oral Presentation Awards

Best Oral Presentation(s)

Open $150

2020 Best Oral Presentations - Award Topics & Winners
Topics change annually.

 Topic  2020 Winner
 Exploring Advances in Health Care & Health Research Methods  Samantha Young
 Allocating Health Systems Resources  Lauren Ramsay
 Engaging Patients, Community Stakeholders & Knowledge Users  Andrea Duncan
 A Bird’s Eye View of Public Health & Health Services  Danielle Toccalino
 Acknowledging Systemic Barriers that Produce Health Inequities  Denise Webb
 Improving Quality in Health Care  Laura Shoots
Poster Awards per Program
MHSc / MHI G.B. Rosenfeld Poster Award Best Poster $150
MSc HSR & QIPS IHPME GSU Poster Award Best Poster $150
PhD HSR Eugene Vayda Poster Award Best Poster $150
MSc CEHCR IHPME GSU Poster Award Best Poster $150
PhD CEHCR Gillian Hawker Poster Award Best Poster $150
2020 Best Poster Award Winners
Poster Award 2020 Winner
G.B. Rosenfeld – MHSc/MHI Hassan Mir
IHPME GSU – MSc HSR/SLI Natasha Jawa
Eugene Vayda – PhD HSR Maaike de Vries
IHPME GSU – MSc CEHCR Sarah Smith
Gillian Hawker – PhD CEHCR Maneesh Sud