Awards and Distinctions
Post-Doctoral Fellowship Award (2011), The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada in partnership with the Canadian Stroke Network and the CIHR Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health, Focus On Stroke (Declined)
Post-Doctoral Fellowship award (2011), Canadian Institutes of Health Research Fellowship. Harvard School of Public Health
CIHR Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health (IHDCYH) Travel Award (2011)
The Canadian Obesity Network 2nd National Obesity Summit Student Poster Award (2011)
Post-Doctoral Fellowship award, CIHR Training Initiative in Obesity (2010) University of Alberta, Faculty of Physical Education & Recreation.
Travel Award for 3rd International Congress on Physical Activity and Public Health, in Toronto, Canada (2010) Canadian Obesity Network.
Groupe de recherche interdisciplinaire en santé (GRIS) travel award. Active Living Conference, San Diego 2009
Quebec Inter-University Centre for Social Statistics (QICSS) Matching Grant Award (2009)
Groupe de recherche interdisciplinaire en santé (GRIS) travel award (2008). International Conference Physical Activity and Public Health.
Bursary for International Internship in Social Inequalities provided by the Centre de Lea-Roback (2008). Internship at Durham University, UK.
Canadian Institutes of Health Research-Institute of Population and Public Health (2006-2009). Doctoral Research Award.