• 2012 Ronald Dubner Research Prize, presented at the IASP 14th World Congress on Pain in Milan, Italy 

  • 2012 John C. Liebeskind Early Career Scholar Award, presented at the American Pain Society 31st Annual Scientific Meeting in Hawaii

  • 2010 Kresimir Krnjevic Award: best basic science paper in Anaesthesia

  • 2008 SfN Next Generation Award

  • 2007 - 2010 Postdoctoral Fellowship, CIH

  • 2007 Nomination by former graduate department: Canadian Association for Graduate Studies and University Microfilms International for best PhD dissertation of 2005 - 2007 Graduate Scholarship: NSERC Canadian Graduate Scholarship