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Prizes and Awards

Prizes and Awards

Our researchers, students and interns won numerous prizes and awards during the year for their work, their publications or their prolific careers. Here is a list of our 2019-2020 winners.

Dr. Michel Laviolette Receives the University Degree of Emeritus Professor 

Dr. Michel Laviolette, respirologist at the Institute and world-renowned researcher, earned this highest honorary title bestowed by Université Laval to one of its academic staff. The Faculty of Medicine leadership awarded this title to a professor who ceased his or her regular duties, and who distinguished himself or herself in teaching or research at Université Laval. 




Four Researchers from the Research Centre among the Planet’s Most Influential Scientists 

Researchers from the Institute are once again included in the prestigious annual ranking of scientists, whose works are the most frequently cited in the entire world. This list is drawn up by Clarivate Analytics, a corporation that holds and manage several scientific journals. The four researchers are this year Drs. Jean-Pierre Després, Vincenzo Di Marzo, Philippe Pibarot and Josep Rodés-Cabau. 

Our researchers have distinguished themselves and our Students and Research Professionals Being Honoured