The Haile T. Debas prize

McGill - Haile T. Debas Prize - Faculty of Medicine

Promotes equitable diversity at all levels in the Faculty of Medicine, this prize recognizes a Faculty member(s) of any gender or ethnicity who helps promote diversity; which could be by acting as role model(s), mentor(s), or by implementing new policies so as to increase underrepresented minorities in undergraduate or postgraduate training, faculty recruitment, retention and/or promotion.

Award: Prize of $10,000. The laureate(s) must be prepared to present his/her/their work at a Faculty Town Hall meeting.

Eligibility: Competition is open to members of the Faculty of Medicine, who have had an academic appointment for more than two years at the Assistant Professor level. Candidates must have an outstanding record of achievement in promoting ethnic diversity in the Faculty of Medicine. Candidates can be nominated by an institute or school director, chair of their department, or a faculty member. 

Deadline: Mid February

For information on application procedure and further details, please visit the webpage:

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