Congratulations Dr. Benchimol!
At the Canadian Association of Gastroenterology's Canadian Digestive Diseases Week (CDDW) held in Banff, Alberta on March 2 to 6th, 2017, Dr. Eric Benchimol received the Young Investigator Award. This award honours basic or clinical science contributions to gastroenterology from a younger Association member (under 45 years of age or within seven years of first academic appointment).
He was recognized for "Using Big Data to Uncover the Epidemiology and Etiology of Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Lessons from Canadian Health Administrative Data.
The Department of Pediatrics is very proud of him, and thankful for the work he does.