Congratulations to Dr. Jehannine Austin, Recipient of a CAHS Scientific Lecture Award

Congratulations to Dr. Jehannine Austin, Professor, who received a Canadian Academy of Health Sciences (CAHS) Scientific Lecture Award at the CAHS Forum and Annual General Meeting on September 20, 2019. The CAHS Scientific Lecture Award recognizes the outstanding qualities of a CAHS fellow and her or his state-of-the-art research in a given field of investigation. At the meeting she also gave an honorific lecture titled, “The genomics revolution and common, complex disease: Clinical interventions to help patients engage in behaviour change to reduce risk.” Jehannine is the first genetic counsellor to become a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences.

Please join us in congratulating Jehannine on this well-deserved recognition of achievement!