Articles in the Awards Category

HALO Researchers Take Home Awards at Canadian Obesity Summit
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Posted in Awards, Featured Posts on 8 May 2015
Stats: 408 views and No Comments As noted earlier this week, HALO researchers made 10 presentations at the Canadian Obesity Summit that was held in Toronto last week. Several HALO presenters — including Dr. Kristi Adamo, Dr. Zach Ferraro and Stacey Alpous — as well as HALO Alumnus Dr. Travis Saunders received awards. Details are below:… [read more]
Dr. Gunnell Awarded a CIHR Institute of Population and Public Health ICS Skills Update Award
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Posted in Awards on 4 May 2015
Stats: 244 views and No Comments Dr. Gunnell was recently awarded $3,000 from the CIHR Institute of Population and Public Health (IPPS) Community Support (ICS) Program Skills update Award. The Skills update award competition provides researchers with funding to gain specialized skills in areas related to strategic priorities of the funding opportunity. In June, Dr. Gunnell… [read more]
Greg Traversy Awarded Ontario Graduate Scholarship and University of Ottawa Excellence Scholarship
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Posted in Awards on 23 April 2015
Stats: 462 views and No Comments M.Sc. candidate Greg Traversy (advisor: Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput) recently received notification that he will be the recipient of an Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS) as well as an Excellence scholarship from the University of Ottawa. The OGS is for full-time graduate students at the master’s or doctoral levels and provides $5,000… [read more]
Hélène Sinclair Awarded Member of Excellence Status with the International Association of Administrative Professionals for 6th Consecutive Year
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Posted in Awards on 27 March 2015
Stats: 298 views and No Comments Congratulations to HALOite Hélène Sinclair, CAP-OM-TA, on meeting the Pathways to Excellence requirements and becoming a Member of Excellence with the International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) for the sixth consecutive year.  … [read more]
Jennifer Ham Gets UROP Award to Work at HALO
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Posted in Awards on 16 December 2014
Stats: 885 views and No Comments University of Ottawa student Jennifer Ham was just awarded an Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program grant to work with Drs. Pat Longmuir and Mark Tremblay in the HALO group at the CHEO Research Institute. Jennifer’s research experience will involve assisting with a systematic review of the type and prevalence of mental… [read more]
Kristi Adamo and Jean-Philippe Chaput Recognized by University of Ottawa for Research Awards
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Posted in Awards, Events, Featured Posts on 20 November 2014
Stats: 1,284 views and No Comments Dr. Kristi Adamo (centre) and Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput (right) were recognized by the University of Ottawa, and it’s President Mr. Alan Rock (left) at a reception to recognize the recipients of research and teaching awards. Kristi was honored for: The W. Garfield Weston Foundation award in Obesity and Reproductive Health… [read more]
Allana LeBlanc Awarded CSEP Certified Member Presentation Award
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Posted in Awards, Featured Posts on 28 October 2014
Stats: 1,938 views and No Comments HALO PhD student Allana LeBlanc was recently awarded the Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology (CSEP) Certified Member Presentation Award for 2014. She was presented the award at the CSEP Annual Scientific Conference in St. John’s Newfoundland. Congratulations, Allana, on receiving this great honour!… [read more]
HALO in the Spotlight at CHEO Research Institute Awards Ceremony
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Posted in Awards, Featured Posts on 23 October 2014
Stats: 434 views and No Comments It is Research Week 2014 at the CHEO Research Institute and at the Awards Ceremony last night, HALO took home multiple awards: Dr. Gary Goldfield won the award for Outstanding Research Mentor and HALO won the award for Spirit of the Research Institute. Congratulations!… [read more]
Dr. Cynthia Colapinto Wins 2014 Governor General’s Gold Medal in Medicine, Health Sciences and Interdisciplinary Studies
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Posted in Awards, Featured Posts on 17 October 2014
Stats: 1,015 views and No Comments Former HALOite Dr. Cynthia Colapinto, who was recently awarded the 2014 Joseph De Koninck Prize, has also won the 2014 Governor General’s Gold Medal in Medicine, Health Sciences and Interdisciplinary Studies in recognition of the most outstanding doctoral performance in these areas. The title of Dr. Colapinto’s thesis is, “Examining… [read more]
Dr. Cynthia Colapinto Awarded 2014 Joseph De Koninck Prize
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Posted in Awards, Featured Posts on 14 October 2014
Stats: 1,170 views and No Comments Congratulations to former HALOite Dr. Cynthia Colapinto who has been awarded the 2014 Joseph De Koninck Prize for the best doctoral thesis in an interdisciplinary or collaborative program. Her thesis, titled “Examining the folate status of Canadians: An analysis of the Canadian Health Measures Survey (CHMS) to assess and guide… [read more]