The deadline to submit nominations for awards is passed (and will reopen in October 2019).  Review the guidelines below and submit your nomination(s). Announcements will be made at the Research Half Day.

The Research Committee is pleased to announce the Annual DoS Research Awards to recognize excellence in research across our department and to be presented at the DoS Research Half Day.

Your letter should outline:

  • Why you believe that your nominee is a candidate for the award
  • How their work aligns with the DoS Research Vision and Values
  • Specific examples of their contribution(s)

DoS RESEARCH VISION: Advance world-class surgical care through inspiring, innovative, and collaborative research

DoS RESEARCH VALUES: patient-centered, inspiring, innovation, collaboration, impactful, community, compassion, discovery, multidisciplinary, timeliness, integrity, ethical, networks


Previous Award Winners:

Dr. Rebecca AuerDivision of General Surgery2018Researcher of the Year
Dr. Peter LapnerDivision of Orthopaedic Surgery2018Research Mentor of the Year
Johanna DobranskyDivision of Orthopaedic Surgery2018Research Personnel of the Year
Dr. Hesham AbdelbaryDivision of Orthopaedic Surgery2018Wolves' Den Live Grant Competition Winner
Using a novel 3D printed titanium hip replacement rat model to anatomically map biofilm formation in surrounding tissues of a periprosthetic joint infection
Dr. Marc RuelDivision of Cardiac Surgery
2017Researcher of the Year Award
Andrea Marie Ibrahim
Division of General Surgery
2017Research Personnel of the Year Award
Christiano Tanese de Souza
Division of General Surgery
2017Research Personnel of the Year Award
Dr. Joel Werier
Division of Orthopaedic Surgery
2017Wolves' Den Live Grant Competition Winner
The development and feasibility of a Virtual Multidisciplinary Cancer Conference (vMCC) for metastatic bone disease to improve quality of care across the Champlain LHIN.