Awards

  • 2017
    Best Scientific Impact Award – American Society of Breast Surgeons
    Zhang Y, Cordeiro E, Seely J, Hefler J, Gravel D, Smylie J, Aro J, Nessim C. Radioactive Seed Localization vs. Wire-Guided Localization for non-palpable breast cancer: a Cost and OR efficiency analysis.
  • 2017
    Honorarium Award for Best Article – UOJM
    Ambacher K, Ibrahim A, Nessim C. Ensuring a Safe and Qualitative Diagnostic Biopsy for Retroperitoneal Sarcomas
  • 2017 - 2018
    Joan Sealy Trust (44 000$) – Ottawa Tumour Tissue Resource Core Facility
  • 2016 - 2017
    Joan Seely Trust “Pilot Assessment of a Novel Gene Expression Profiling Platform to predict Metastatic Spread for Sentinel-Lymph Node Negative Cutaneous Melanoma ($15 000)
  • 2016 - 2017
    Joan Sealy Trust (40 000$) – Evaluating Novel therapeutic approaches in ex-vivo tumour tissue
  • 2015
    Best Research Paper General Surgery Research Day - University of Ottawa
    Crawford, Nessim C, Weaver J, van Walraven C. Association of wait time to surgical management with overall survival in Ontarians with melanoma.
  • 2013 - 2015
    Joan Seely Trust - (85 000$)
  • 2009-2011
    Lily Foundation grant for MSc Thesis Project - (30 000$)
  • 2009-2010
    Bursary for MSc - From Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier de L’Université de Montréal (40 000$)