Alumni Association Awards of Excellence recognizes Faculty of Medicine leaders
Posted on Thursday, May 20, 2021
Register now for the University of Ottawa Alumni Association Awards of Excellence and get to know the all winners for 2020 and 2021.
This virtual event is open to everyone and will entertain, inspire and bring us all together.
The specific winners listed below are from the Faculty of Medicine.
Meritas Tabaret Award for Alumni Achievement
Recognizing alumni who have distinguished themselves through excellence and achievement in their professional field throughout their career; have demonstrated leadership in their profession; have made a positive contribution to the prestige, influence and reputation of the University of Ottawa; and have exercised and continue to exercise a strong positive influence in the community.
2021 recipient: Dr. Noni MacDonald (MSc ’71, MD ’75) | Faculty of Medicine
2020 recipient: Dr. John Jack Kitts (MD ’80, EMBA ’01) | Faculty of Medicine and Telfer School of Management
Alumnus/Alumna of the Year Award
Recognizing outstanding achievement by one of our members over the past year.
2020 recipient: Dr. Rob S.B. Beanlands (MD ’83) | Faculty of Medicine
Honorary Member of the Alumni Association
Recognizing a person who is not a graduate of the University, but whose actions and dedication have had a beneficial impact on the uOttawa student experience.
2021 recipient: Dr. Sharon Whiting (MBBS, FRCPC) | Vice-Dean, Faculty Affairs at uOttawa Faculty of Medicine
2020 recipient: Dr. Robert G. Korneluk (BSc, MSc, Ph.D.) | Professor, uOttawa Faculty of Medicine, Senior Scientist at CHEO Research Institute, Member of the Order of Canada