Dr. Deborah Money receives Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada's (SOGC) Regional Achievement Award

At the recent SOGC Annual Clinical Meeting in Calgary, Alberta, Dr. Deborah Money was awarded with the Western Regional Achievement Award for her leadership in women’s health.

Dr. Deborah Money is a professor at the University of British Columbia and vice president of research at the BC Women’s Hospital and Health Centre. Dr. Money has developed a clinical and research program in reproductive infectious disease and is a past president of the Infectious Diseases Society of Obstetrics and Gynaecology – the first non-American president in the society’s history. Dr. Money has published over 100 peer-reviewed articles and has helped raise four million dollars in peer-reviewed grant funding. She recently received the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal in recognition of her significant contributions as a researcher and an advocate to women’s health.
Dr. Money attended medical school and residency at the University of British Columbia and completed a subspecialty in infectious diseases at the University of Washington.
The SOGC’s Regional Awards recognize the excellence of members, and the outstanding contributions of those who volunteer their time to women’s health at the local, regional, or provincial levels. They are nominated by their colleagues and selected by their respective Regional Committees.