Congratulations to André Parent who was named Officer of the Order of Canada by her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada. Dr. Parent was honoured
For his groundbreaking work to advance our understanding of basic anatomical structures of the brain and their function.
The announcement was made by official release on December 29th and Dr. Parent will be invited to accept his insignia at a ceremony at a later date.
Created in 1967, the Order of Canada, one of our country’s highest civilian honours, recognizes outstanding achievement, dedication to the community and service to the nation.
The official announcement is available on the Governor General of Canada website: Appointments to the Order of Canada, December 29, 2017