Distinguished Service Award
Eleanor Fish, Ph.D., CRC Women's Health & Immunobiology,
Senior Scientist, Toronto General Hospital Research Institute, University Health Network,
Professor, Dept. Immunology, University of Toronto
Dr. Fish receives the 2017 Distinguished Service Award in recognition of her extraordinary contributions to the Society. Dr. Fish, an accomplished, award winning scientist (including the Milstein Award among many others), has contributed tirelessly to the Society in numerous roles over the years, (President, scientic meeting organizer, awards committee co-chair and as a member of several committees) and reaches out internationally, most notably her research activities involves global outreach, specically to resource poor regions. She is a member of a WHO Working Group to evaluate the therapeutic effectiveness of different vaccine and antiviral interventions against Ebola virus.