Selected Awards for Dr. Sarah McDonald:

Canada Research Chair (Tier II)

2017    Supervisor of Winner of “SOGC Junior Member- Obstetrics Poster Presentation” at 73rd Annual Clinical and Scientific Conference of the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada; 2017 Jun 22; Ottawa, ON. (national conference) Awardee Dr Jarde, Postdoctoral Fellow.

2017    Supervisor of Winner of Graduate Program Award at the Health Sciences Research Plenary 2017, McMaster University; Awardee PhD student Dr Tetsuya Isayama.

2017    Harold A. Kaminetzky Prize Paper for 2016
The Best Article from a Non‐U.S. Researcher in the top ranked obstetrics journal, Obstetrics & Gynecology  (Antenatal corticosteroid therapy before 24 weeks of gestation: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Obstet Gynecol 2016;127:715–25)

2016     Supervisor of Winner of Graduate Student Award at the Dept. of Obstetrics & Gynecology RT Weaver Research Day Oct 2016; Awardee PhD student Dr Tetsuya Isayama.

2016     Supervisor of  Winner of “Best Junior Member Obstetrics Poster” at 72nd Annual Clinical and Scientific Conference of the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada; 2016 Jun 14-17; Vancouver, B.C. (national conference) Awardee Dr Jarde, Postdoctoral Fellow.

2016     Supervisor of ‘Winner of Best Oral Award’ at the University of Toronto Neonatal Research Day April 2016; Awardee PhD student Tetsuya Isayama.

2013    The Canadian Association for Medical Education
Certificate of Merit for outstanding contributions to medical education

2011    CIHR Expert Alert
Selected by CIHR for press release as a CIHR-funded researcher with expertise in Maternal Obesity and Gestational Weight Gain

2010    Awards Centre of Excellence for Early Childhood Development (CEECD)
Université of Montréal selected publication as 1 of top 10 best scientific papers and critical reviews published on early childhood development in 2010 (Overweight and obesity in mothers and risk of preterm birth and low birth weight infants: a systematic review and meta-analyses. BMJ 2010;341:c3428. doi:10.1136/bmj.c3428)

 2009    CIHR prize for Rising Star in Perinatal Research

 

Selected Trainee Awards:

2017    “SOGC junior members- Obstetrics Poster Presentation” at 73rd Annual Clinical and Scientific Conference of the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada; 2017 Jun 22; Ottawa, ON. (national conference) Awardee Dr. Jarde, Postdoctoral Fellow.

2017    Graduate Program Award at the Health Sciences Research Plenary 2017, McMaster University; Awardee PhD student Dr. Tetsuya Isayama.

2016     Graduate Student Award at the Dept. of Obstetrics & Gynecology RT Weaver Research Day Oct 2016; Awardee PhD student Dr. Tetsuya Isayama. 

2016     “Best Junior Member Obstetrics Poster” at 72nd Annual Clinical and Scientific Conference of the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada; 2016 Jun 14-17; Vancouver, B.C. (national conference) Awardee Dr. Jarde, Postdoctoral Fellow.

2016     “Best Oral Award” at the University of Toronto Neonatal Research Day April 2016; Awardee PhD student Dr. Tetsuya Isayama.