Sep 14, 2022

U of T faculty named to Royal Society of Canada’s College of New Scholars

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Dr. Duminda Wijeysundera

Dr. Duminda Wijeysundera was recognized among nine faculty members from the University of Toronto by the Royal Society of Canada's College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists.

Dr. Wijeysundera research focuses on perioperative medicine and aims to discover new ways to prevent and treat complications after surgery, helping patients recover more effectively from surgery.

The University of Toronto recognized the accomplishment of our faculty in their most recent UofT News piece published on September 7th.

Each appointee receives a seven-year membership in the college, which recognizes and supports academic leadership and collaboration among those who have received their PhDs within the last 15 years. The complete list of appointed fellows and college members for 2022 can be found here.