The Department of Physiology will be awarding two $500 prizes this calendar year, as follows:

1. Graduate Student Mel Schachter Award - presented annually to a student of superior academic standing entering the Physiology Graduate Program having first completed a BSc Honours degree in Physiology in this Department.

2. Graduate Student Peter Pang  Award - presented annually for outstanding thesis of the year.  Nominations will be made on the recommendation of the external examiner at the time of the thesis defense. (In the absence of nominations, an award will not be made for that year.)