Dr. Elizabeth Fitzpatrick receives the Honours of the Academy Award from the Canadian Academy of Audiology
In recognition of her outstanding career of over 25 years in audiology and auditory habilitation marked by clinical practice, research, education and service as well as her strong commitment to providing exceptional care to children/ youth with hearing losses and their families, Dr. Elizabeth Fitzpatrick, a Full Professor at the School of Rehabilitation Sciences as well as a Senior Scientist at the CHEO Research Institute was awarded the Honours of the Academy Award of the Canadian Academy of Audiology.
Four researchers from the Faculty of Health Sciences - School of Nursing are awarded the prestigious Canadian Academy of Nursing Fellowship
Four researchers from the Faculty of Health Sciences - School of Nursing are awarded the prestigious Canadian Academy of Nursing fellowship: Dr. J. Craig Phillips, Dr. Josephine Etowa, Dr. Dave Holmes, Dr Janet Squires.
Professor Judy King has been honoured with a Canadian Physiotherapy Association Centenary Medal of Distinction recognizing individuals who have impacted physiotherapy over the past century (1920 to 2020)
Associate Professor in the School of Rehabilitation Sciences and holder of the University of Ottawa Chair in University Teaching, Professor Judy King continues to practice as a physiotherapist in intensive care settings, and is well known for her patient-centred approach and focus on optimizing patient education.
In recognition of her impactful research, Professor Wendy Gifford has been awarded of the uOttawa 2020-2021 Knowledge Mobilization Excellence Award
An Associate Professor at the School of Nursing and holder of the Marie des Anges Loyer-Da Silva Chair in Community and Public Health Nursing, Professor Gifford assembled a research team, including key knowledge users to examine cancer survivorship care, and the barriers and facilitators to receiving it for Algonquins of Pikwàkanagàn First Nation. Knowledge mobilization activities included the development of a 30 minute documentary film that includes footage from the journey mapping focus groups and interviews.