It is a great honour for the CACMID Board to present the 2021 CACMID Award for Leadership in Syndromic Infectious Diseases Testing to Dr. Marek Smieja.

This award recognizes a Microbiologist that has contributed to the study and advancement of syndromic testing of infectious diseases in Canada.

Dr. Smieja’s recent work is presented as a narrated PowerPoint that can be found here: Syndromic Testing Award Talk.

Congratulations Dr. Smieja and thank you for all your contributions to clinical microbiology in Canada!

Updated on November 2, 2021