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We are pleased to announce the Call for Nominations and Applications for our 2021 Awards.

Please consider applying for the following Grant:


EARLY CAREER INVESTIGATOR PAIN RESEARCH GRANT PROGRAM 2021


Application deadline: February 1, 2022

Do you have questions?  Please contact the Awards Committee Chair: Jeffrey Mogil, (514) 398-6085 or jeffrey.mogil@mcgill.ca

 2020/21 Awards & grants Committee

Jeffrey Mogil – Chair

Lynn Gauthier – Vice-Chair

Karen Davis – President

Mojgan Hodaie – Treasurer

Allen Finley - Secretary

Tim Salmons – Clinical Science Rep.

Anna Taylor – Basic Science Rep.

Carley Ouellette – Trainee Rep.

Kyle Vader – Trainee Rep.

Sylvie Lemay

Arkady Khoutorsky

Sheila O’Keefe-McCarthy

Past Award & Grants Recipients

Lifetime Achievement Award

2012

Harold Merskey

2007

Helen Hays

2006

Eldon Tunks

2004

Earl Russell


Distinguished Service Award

The Distinguished Service Award honors outstanding and dedicated service to the Canadian Pain Society.

2021

Philip Peng

2020

James Henry

2019

Ken Craig


Distinguished Career Award

The Distinguished Career Award recognizes longstanding contributions to pain research and/or management. 

2021 Gerald W. Zamponi

2020  Jeffrey Mogil

2019 Karen Davis

2018 Gordon J.G. Asmunson

2017  Yves De Koninck 

2016  Alexander John Clark

2015  Fernando Cervero

2014  Bonnie Stevens

2013  Joel Katz

2012  Dwight Moulin

2011  Mary-Ellen Jeans

2010  Sandra LeFort

2009  Gilles Lavigne

2008   Judy Watt-Watson

2007  Celeste Johnston

2006  Michael Salter

2005  Jonathan Dostrovsky

2004  Ken Craig

2003  Peter Watson

2002  Catherine Bushnell

2001  Patrick J. McGrath

2000  James Henry

1999  Barry Sessle

1998  Gordon M. Wyant

1996  Ron Tasker

1995  Harold Merskey

1994  Ronald Melzack

Early Career Award

The Early Career Award recognizes outstanding achievements in pain research and/or management by an individual at the early stage of his or her career.

2021 Reza Sharif-Naeini

2020 Robert Bonin

2019  Loren Martin

2018  Natalie Rosen

2017  Melanie Noel 

2016  Hance Clarke  

2015  Marsha Campbell-Yeo

2014  Celine Gelinas

2013  Michael McGillion

2012 Jennifer Stinson

2011  Andrea Furlan

2010  Petra Schweinhardt

2009  Rebecca Pillai Riddell

2008  Dean Tripp

2007  Elizabath Van Den Kerkof

2006  Philippe Sarret

2005  Anna Taddio

2004   Jeffrey Mogil

2003  Christine Chambers

2002  Heather Hadjistavropoulos

2001  Yves De Koninck

2000  Thomas Hadjistavropoulos

1999  Gordon Asmundsen

1998  Terence J. Coderre

1997  Joel Katz

1996  Bonnie Stevens

1995  Michael Salter

EARLY CAREER INVESTIGATOR PAIN
RESEARCH GRANT

2020

Basic | Anna Taylor

Clinical | Jillian Vinall Miller

Translational | Kathryn Birnie

2019

Basic | Neil Fournier

Clinical | Hugo Masse-Alarie

2018

Basic  | Nader Ghasemlou

Clinical | Gabrielle Page

2017

Basic | Robert Bonin

Clinical | Marc O. Martel

2016 

Basic | Michael Hildebrand

Clinical | Lynn Gauthier

2015

Basic | Loren Martin

Clinical | David Walton

2014

Basic | Mohammed Shamji 

Clinical | Paula Forgeron

Pain Awareness Award

The CPS presents the Pain Awareness Award to the candidate(s) with the Best Pain Awareness Project. The goals of the award are to raise awareness of the problem of undermanaged pain in Canada, to highlight efforts towards finding solutions to the problem, and to reach a wide Canadian audience.

2021 Thomas Hadjistavropoulos

2020 Kathryn Birnie

2018 Susan Bennett

2016  Christine Chambers

2015  Susana Da Silva

2013  Sharon Kirkey

2012 Anna Taddio

2011 Cathryn Morgan

2010 Cary Brown

2009 Deborah Nicolson


Outstanding Pain Mentorship 

The Outstanding Pain Mentorship Award will be presented annually at the CPS Annual Scientific Meeting to a researcher and/or clinician who consistently exemplifies outstanding mentorship in the training of future pain researchers and/or clinicians.

2021 Andrea Furlan

2020  Rebecca Pillai Riddell

2019 Ruth Grunau

2018 Christine Chambers

2017 Karen Davis

2016 Joel Katz

2015 Celeste Johnston

2014 Patrick McGrath

2013 Barry Sessle

2012 Kenneth Craig

2011 James Henry

2010 Carl von Baeyer

2009 Ron Melzack


Trainee Research Award

2020

Clinical Science: Alberto Herrero Babiloni

Basic Science: Anne Marie Dedek

2019

Clinical Science: Shelly-Anne Li

Research Science: Noosha Yousefpour

2018

Basic Science: Luca Posa

Clinical Science: Jiale Hu

2017

Basic Science: Nicole Burma

Clinical Science: Brittany Rosenbloom

2016

Basic Science: Kaitlyn Tresidder

Clinical Science: Kristen Higgins

2015

Clinical Science: Nicole Racine

Clinical Science: Kathryn Rancourt

2014

Clinical Science: Katelynn Boerner 

Clinical Science: Mary Ellen Hogan

2013

Clinical Science: Johanna Harrison 

Basic Science:  Alexander Tuttle

2012

Clinical Science: Kathryn Birnie

Clinical Science: Lindsay Jibb

Basic Science: Joshua Rash

Basic Science: Paul Boakye

2011

Clinical Science: Wiebke Gandhi 

Clinical Science: Chitra Lalloo 

Clinical Science: Samantha Fuss 

Clinical Science: Harsha Shanthanna 

2010

Clinical Science: Shu-Liu Guo

Clinical Science: Melanie Noe

Basic Science: Maral Tajerian

2009

Clinical Science: Rachel Horton

Clinical Science: Sheila O’Keefe-McCarthy

Basic Science: Stefania Echeverry

Basic Science: Anne-Julie Chabot-Doré (clinical)

2008

Qi Wu


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