Congratulations to Dr. Sarka Lisonkova on her 2017 MSFHR Scholar Award!

On July 17, 2017 the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR) announced the funding-award recipients for the Scholar Program and Trainee Program. See the MSFHR announcement.

Dr. Sarka Lisonkova was named one of 20 exceptional BC-based health researchers.

The MSFHR Scholar Program focuses on “researchers who are building cutting-edge health research programs, training junior scientists and expanding their potential to make significant contributions to their field.”

Dr. Lisonkova’s Scholar Award is based on her Health Services program of research on “Improving maternal and perinatal health outcomes in high risk mothers”.

Read more about Dr. Lisonkova.