"Published on juin 22, 2022
On June 22, 2022, Michel Bouvier, Chief Executive Officer of IRIC, Principal Investigator of the Molecular Pharmacology Research Unit and Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine of the Faculty of Medicine of the Université de Montréal, is appointed Knight of the Ordre national du Québec.
This honorary decoration, bestowed today by the government of Quebec, is the highest honour in Quebec aimed at promoting excellence. It has been awarded annually since 1985 to distinguished individuals who have strived, in an exceptional way, to enhance Quebec’s image. The rank of Knight specifically rewards the implementation of an exemplary activity in a particular field."