Dr. Bob Miller, past chair of the Discipline of Family Medicine in the Faculty of Medicine, was presented with the Family Physician of the Year Award at the Newfoundland and Labrador College of Family Physicians Awards Dinner held Sept. 29 in the Humber Valley Resort. The awards dinner was part of the 2011 Fall Medical Education Forum.
Adam Gardner, Jonny Lomond, Matthew Sullivan and Nick Parsons from the Department of Mathematics and Statistics placed third at the annual Science Atlantic Math Competition which took place recently at St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, N.S. They placed behind St. Francis Xavier and Mount Allison. Jonny Lomond also took first place in the student paper presentation.
The Shining, Memorial's 2010 research report, was recognized with a Merit Award at the ICE Awards in Halifax, Oct. 24. Jacqui Baggs and David Sullivan from the Division of Marketing and Communications were on hand to receive the award on behalf of Memorial. ICE is an acronym that stands for innovation, creativity and enterprise. Organized by a diverse group of Atlantic Canadian advertising and marketing professionals, the ICE Awards celebrate creativity and advertising made in Atlantic Canada.