Dr. Richard Menzies has been awarded the Canada Research Chair in Tuberculosis Research, Tier 1, by the Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR). Dr. Menzies is an Associate Member of Meakins-Christie Laboratories, a full member of the McGill International TB Centre and of the RESP Program of the RI-MUHC.
Dr. Menzies is one of 34 McGill researchers to be recognized in the Spring 2019 round of Canada Research Chair awards, and one of only 17 Tier 1 Chairs. As explained in the McGill REPORTER:
The Tier 1 Chairs . . . are for outstanding researchers, acknowledged by their peers as world leaders in their field.
Congratulations Dr. Menzies!