Lifetime Achievement Award for Dr. Ernesto Schiffrin

In 2023, Dr. Ernesto Schiffrin (centre) received a certificate recognizing him as Physician-in-Chief Emeritus of the JGH. Joining him were Dr. Lawrence Rosenberg, President and CEO of our CIUSSS, and Dr. Vicky Tagalakis, who succeeded Dr. Schiffrin as Chief of the Department of Medicine.
In 2023, Dr. Ernesto Schiffrin (centre) received a certificate recognizing him as Physician-in-Chief Emeritus of the JGH. Joining him were Dr. Lawrence Rosenberg, President and CEO of our CIUSSS, and Dr. Vicky Tagalakis, who succeeded Dr. Schiffrin as Chief of the Department of Medicine.

Congratulations to Dr. Ernesto Schiffrin, Physician-in-Chief Emeritus of the JGH, on receiving a Lifetime Achievement Award from Hypertension Canada.

The award recognizes his dedication and commitment to advancing the understanding and treatment of hypertension. Dr. Schiffrin remains active at the JGH as Director of the Cardiovascular Prevention Centre, which he founded in 2007. He is the recipient of numerous honours and is widely regarded as a leading international expert on hypertension. There’s more about Dr. Schiffrin’s distinguished career in JGH News.