October 29, 2012
Award of Merit for Dr. Brian McCrindle
Dr. Brian McCrindle, Senior Scientist of Child Health Evaluative Sciences and Staff Cardiologist, is the winner of the Dr. Harold N. Segall Award of Merit of the Canadian Cardiovascular Society (CCS).
The award recognizes his contribution to prevention of cardiovascular diseases in children and youth through research, community leadership and clinical practice.
The late Dr. Harold N. Segall was a founding member of the CCS and for many years served as the society’s archivist. The award was created in 1991 in his honour and is offered in recognition of a significant contribution to the prevention of cardiovascular disease or the promotion of cardiovascular health in Canadians.
Winners are selected according to nominations by CCS members who may put forward the names of individuals or groups who have participated in a significant way to the betterment of cardiovascular health in Canadians by advocating for the prevention of cardiovascular disease or the promotion of cardiovascular health in Canadians.
Read more about Brian McCrindle.