David Matas becomes a Member of the Order in the area of law, (click for a bio)
Dr. Ian Smith who is head of the NRC's Institute for Biodiagnostics here in Winnipeg is an Officer of the Order in the field of science, (click for a bio, and here for another).
For his leadership in the advancement, development and commercialization of Canada’s diagnostic technologies, notably magnetic resonance imaging and its applications in the field of health care.Last Friday, Smith scored a 'double crown' as the GG and PM presented with the Public Service Outstanding Achievement Award. Can an Oscar be far off ?!