SOGC congratulates Regional Award winner for Ontario, Dr. Graeme Smith
The SOGC is delighted to announce Dr. Graeme Smith as this year’s regional award winner for Ontario for his many years of dedicated service and contributions to the profession. The award was awarded at the Ontario CME earlier this week.
Graeme N. Smith MD, PhD, FRCSC is the Professor and Head, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Queen's University. Dr. Smith completed a combined MD/PhD at the University of Western Ontario (1992), Obstetrics & Gynecology training at Queen's University (FRCSC 1997) and Maternal-Fetal Medicine at the University of Toronto (1999).
Dr. Smith joined the Division of MFM, Obstetrics & Gynecology at Queen's University in 1999 and is currently Professor and Head of the Department at Queen's.
Dr. Smith divides his time between High Risk Obstetrics and Clinical/Basic science research. Dr. Smith's research focuses on PE as a marker of cardiovascular disease and potential therapeutics for the treatment of PE. His primary research interests pertain to adverse pregnancy outcomes as a marker of future maternal health. He developed The MotHERS Program (Mothers Health Education, Research and Screening) (www.themothersprogram.ca) to improve maternal health and outcomes. He has many interests outside of Academic Obstetrics and has previously completed the Ironman Triathlon.
Dr. Smith represents the best and the most devoted of our profession.
Congratulations, Dr. Smith.