Recipient: Dr. Judith Isaac-Renton (BCCDC)
** Update: Dr. Isaac-Renton was subsequently awarded the GEN-PROBE JOSEPH PUBLIC HEALTH AWARD LAUREATE at the 2013 ASM. Congratulations!!
Recipient: Chelsey Ellis
#SP13 “Detection of OXA-48 carbapenemase: Report of the First 2 Cases in Eastern Ontario”
Recipient: Jerome Leis
#SP33 “Severe Clostridium difficile Infection in Patients with Negative Results for tcdB by the Xpert® C. difficile assay”
Recipient: Julie Okapuu
#SP28 “How Many Asthmatics Need to be Vaccinated to Prevent One Case of Invasive Pneumococcal Disease?”
Recipient: Christopher Lowe
#SP42 “Evaluation and Implementation of the Bio-Rad VRE Select Chromogenic Agar at an Inner-city Tertiary Care Microbiology Laboratory”
Recipient: Devon Rule
#SP8 “The Effects of UV Light on the Antimicrobial Activities of Cave Actinomycetes“
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