- Engineering professor receives Canadian rheology award
- Nursing student wins interprofessional scholarship
Chemical and Biological Engineering professor Savvas Hatzikiriakos has won the 2014 Canadian Society of Rheology Stanley G. Mason Award. The triennial award recognizes an individual who has made outstanding contributions to the field of rheology – the study of the flow and deformation of matter under applied force.
Hatzikiriakos is a distinguished rheologist who has lent his innovative expertise to companies such as DuPont, ExxonMobil and Chevron. He has published over 200 technical papers – three of which have won best paper awards – and with his students, published over 160 papers in journals and conference proceedings. Click here for more information.
Nursing student Katie Chapman is the recipient of the 2014 John H.V. Gilbert Interprofessional Scholarship for her participation and leadership in the Health Mentors Program. The scholarship is awarded to an outstanding student in the final year of any health or human services degree program who best combines academic excellence and demonstrated student leadership in interprofessional education for collaborative patient-centered practice. Click here for more information.