Dr. Dorothy Shaw appointed as an Officer of the Order of Canada

dr-shawWe would like to congratulate Dr. Dorothy Shaw, VP Medical Affairs for BC Women’s Hospital, for recently being appointed as an Officer of the Order of Canada.

As many of you may know, Dr. Shaw has worked tirelessly as an advocate for women’s health and reproductive rights. She is receiving the Order for her contributions as a doctor and as an administrator who has helped advance women’s health care in Canada, and maternal, newborn and child health internationally.

More information about about Dr. Shaw’s appointment can be found here:

http://www.med.ubc.ca/dorothy-shaw-appointed-to-the-order-of-canada/

The full list of this year’s recipients can be found here: https://www.gg.ca/document.aspx?id=16500

This is a very well-derserved honour!

Congratulations to Master Student Liz McClymont

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Pictured with Dr Phil Heine, Maternal-Fetal Medicine Division Head, Duke University.

 

We would like to congratulate Liz McClymont, a Masters student in Reproductive Sciences working under supervisor Dr. Deborah Money (WHRI Member), for receiving the Best Young Investigator award at the Infectious Diseases Society for Obstetrics and Gynaecology’s recently held annual scientific meeting