Ontario Women’s Health Scholars 2019

Young athletes and breast cancer survivors are among the women whose lives could be transformed by research being carried out by this year’s recipients of the Ontario Women’s Health Scholars Awards.

Nine Ontario university scholars have received the 2019-20 Women’s Health Scholars Awards, earning scholarships of up to $50,000 to continue their research to improve the health and well-being of women.

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  • Rhea Ashley Hoskin, Queen’s University
  • Katherine Halievski, University of Toronto
  • Alexandra Harriss, Western University
  • Therese Kenny, University of Guelph
Doctoral (Renewal)
  • Halina (Lin) Haag, Wilfrid Laurier University
  • Stéphanie Gauvin, Queen's University
  • Elvira Prusaczyk, Brock University
  • Andrea Evans, University of Toronto
  • Theresa Tam, University of Toronto