Merit, Research, and Abstract Awards

Award recipients not present

2022 AMMI Canada Trainee Research Award
Dr. Jordan Mah
For his manuscript titled “Microbiological Characterization of Actinotignum schaalii Strains Causing Invasive Infections during a Multiyear Period in a Large Canadian Health Care Region”.

2022 JAMMI Trainee Published Manuscript Award
Dr. Suefay Liu
For her manuscript titled “Epidemiology and associated risk factors for candidemia in a Canadian tertiary pediatric hospital:an11-year review”

2023 AMMI Canada Student Poster Award
Adam Komorowski
For his poster titled: “Methodological and reporting quality of non-inferiority randomised controlled trials comparing antiretroviral therapies: A systematic review”.

2023 Award for Leadership in Syndromic Infectious Disease Testing Award sponsored by Biomerieux
Dr. Charlene Ranadheera
For her study titled “A four specimen-pooling scheme reliably detects SARS-CoV-2 and influenza viruses using the BioFire FilmArray Respiratory Panel 2.1.”.

2023 CFID Verity Pharma Resident Travel Award in Infectious Diseases
Shealynn Carpenter
For her project titled “The period prevalence of a beta-lactam allergy label in patients prescribed carbapenems: A retrospective cohort study”.

2023 NCCID – CFID Infectious Diseases Knowledge Translation Award
Monika Kowatsch
For her project titled “Drawing back the curtain on basic science: community engagement in Canada and Kenya”, under the supervision of Dr. Keith Fowke.

2023 Canadian Foundation for Infectious Diseases (CFID) Summer Student Research Program Award
Justine Beghin
For her project titled “Targeting Hepatitis B Virus by pretending to be Hepatitis D Virus”, under the supervision of Dr. Vanessa Meier-Stephenson.

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2023 Welcome Reception