Dr. Gordon Guyatt, McMaster University professor in
the Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, to enter Order of
Canada. Guyatt has won numerous awards, published dozen of papers and is credited with coining the term "evidence-based medicine" (EBM) in 1990. EBM is the practice of reviewing, appraising and using clinical research findings to help in the delivery of optimum clinical care to patients.
— Hamilton Spectator, December 31, 2011