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Awards and Recognition

Faculty members in the Faculty of Health have been recognized with multiple honours and awards.

NAMEPROGRAMAWARDS/RECOGNITION
Farah AhmadSchool of Health Policy & ManagementCIHR New Investigator Award

Early Researcher Award
Ellen BialystokPsychologyDistinguished Research Professor
Order of Canada

Royal Society of Canada - Academy of Social Science

York Research Chair
Claudia ChaufanSchool of Health Policy & ManagementUS Fulbright Research Chair in 2015
John Douglas CrawfordPsychologyDistinguished Research Professor

Tier One Canada Research Chair

$33M Canada First Research Excellence Fund (CFREF) grant for the VISTA program
Tamara DalySchool of Health Policy & ManagementCanadian Institutes of Health Research Chair in Gender, Work and Health
John EastwoodPsychologyEarly Researcher Award
Gordon FlettPsychologyEarly Researcher Award
Mary FoxNursingEarly Researcher Award

Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care Career Scientist Award
Lucia GaglieseKinesiology & Health ScienceOntario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care Career Scientist Award
Liane GinsburgKinesiology & Health ScienceCIHR New Investigator Award
Sherry GraceKinesiology & Health ScienceCIHR New Investigator Award

Early Researcher Award
Tara HaasKinesiology & Health ScienceCIHR New Investigator Award
Laurence HarrisPsychologyYork Research Chair
Denise HenriquesKinesiology & Health ScienceEarly Researcher Award
David HoodKinesiology & Health ScienceCanadian Academy of Health Sciences

Tier One Canada Research Chair
Michaela HyniePsychologyCanadian Institute for Health Research for Refugee integration and long-term health outcomes in Canada
Joel KatzPsychologyCanadian Academy of Health Sciences

Tier One Canada Research Chair

Donald O. Hebb Award for Distinguished Contributors to
Psychology as a Science from the Canadian Psychological Association
Kerry KawakamiPsychologyEarly Research Award
Nazilla KhanlouNursingWomen's Health Research Chair in Mental Health
Joel Lexchin 
School of Health Policy & Management (Emeritus)
Canadian Academy of Health Sciences
Alison MacphersonKinesiology & Health ScienceCanadian Institutes of Health Research Chair: Reproductive, Child and Youth Health Services and Policy
Paul McDonaldDean, Faculty of HealthCanadian Academy of Health Sciences
Hiroshi OnoPsychology (Emeritus)Distinguished Research Professor
James OrbinskiSchool of Health Policy & ManagementOrder of Canada

Order of Ontario

Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal, Governor General of Canada
Debra PeplerPsychologyCanadian Academy of Health Sciences

Distinguished Research Professor

Donald O. Hebb Award for Distinguished Contributors to Psychology as a Science from the Canadian Psychological Association
David ReganPsychology (Emeritus)Royal Society of Canada - Academy of Science
Rebecca Pillai-RiddellPsychologyCIHR New Investigator Award

Early Researcher Award

York Research Chair
Marcia RiouxSchool of Health Policy & ManagementDistinguished Research Professor

Member, Order of Canada

Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal, Governor General of Canada
Shayna RosenbaumPsychologyCIHR New Investigator Award

Early Researcher Award

The Royal Society of Canada College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists

York Research Chair
Stuart ShankerPsychology (Emeritus)Distinguished Research Professor
Harvey SkinnerPsychologyCanadian Academy of Health Sciences
Martin SteinbachPsychology (Emeritus)Distinguished Research Professor
Jonathan WeissPsychologyCIHR in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Mental Health Problems in Children with Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Early Researcher Award
Henny WestraPsychologyCIHR New Investigator Award
Georg ZoidlPsychologyTier One Canada Research Chair