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Medical-engineering collaboration wins Brockhouse Canada Prize

February 12, 2011
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Dr. Mark Ansermino and Dr. Guy Dumont received The Brockhouse Canada Prize for Interdisciplinary Research in Science and Engineering today at a ceremony in Ottawa. A $250,000 research grant accompanies the prize. Dr. Ansermino, an anesthesiologist and associate clinician scientist, and Dr. Dumont, a process control engineer, marry their research to help protect people in a most vulnerable state — unconscious in the operating room.

[University of British Columbia news release]
[Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada news release]