Distinguished Achievement Award, Canadian Thoracic Society  2015    
Ontario Association/Pfizer Canada COPD Research Award     2014    
Awarded Fellow:  European Respiratory Society     2014    
Excellence in Research and Respiratory Physiology Award from the Association for Respiratory Technology & Physiology (ARTP) 2013    
The PK Morgan Honour Lecture, Association of Respiratory Technology &
Physiology (ARTP), United Kingdom
John Rankin Visiting Professor and Honour Lecture, University of Madison
Madison, Wisconsin, U.S.A.    
Jean Jacques Gauthier Award and Honour Lecture, University of Montreal     2008
Visiting Professor, Yale University           2007
Dr. Edward Livingstone Trudeau Lecture, New York State Thoracic Society     2007
Distinguished Scientist Honour Award, American College of Chest Physicians  2005
Ontario Lung Association Meritorious Service Award     1997
Ontario Ministry of Health Career Scientist Award     1994-2004    
Basmajian Award for Excellence in Biomedical Research