MacOrtho would like to extend our congratulations to Dr. Gordon Guyatt, McMaster University professor in
the Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, for receiving the Order of
Canada this morning. Dr. Guyatt is among 44 individuals selected to receive this honour.
Dr. Guyatt was selected to receive this award for his substantial work in advancing evidence-based medicine. Dr. Guyatt was the first to coin the term "Evidence-Based Medicine" in 1990, and ever since, he has been at the forefront of the Evidence Based Medicine revolution.
The Order of Canada investiture ceremony took place at Rideau Hall this Friday, November 23, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. Dr. Guyatt is now an Officer of the Order of Canada.
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