Catherine Liao recieves Karen Takacs Award

Congratulations to Catherine Liao, Vice Chair, Resurge Africa and School of Nursing PhD scholar. Catherine is a 2023 recipient of the Karen Takacs Award.

Catherine Liao portrait

The award, presented by Cooperation Canada, recognizes feminist advocacy and collaborative leadership in global cooperation and is presented to individuals who have "notably, by virtue of working collaboratively, made a difference in the lives of women globally."

Read Catherine's full story on the Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies website, detailing her extensive experience working in burns and reconstructive surgery care in West Africa and her plans to document, adapt, and design stratgies to redress health inequities in burns care locally and globally.

Congratulations, Catherine Liao!

More about the award

ReSurge Africa Website

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