Two McMaster University professors are among the 113 honoured with the Order of Canada.
Dr. Mark Levine is professor and chair of the Department of Oncology for the Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine.
He was cited for his contributions as an oncologist, researcher and clinician, and particularly for his development of a number of new treatments that have become the Canadian standard in clinical practice.
Dr. Harriet MacMillan is a professor of psychiatry and behavioural neurosciences, and pediatrics at the Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine.
She is a psychiatrist and pediatrician who is being honoured for her leading research in the prevention of, and response to, family violence.
They join the likes of Cassie Campbell, who captained the women’s hockey team to back-to-back Olympic golds and the founders of Roots Canada.