Calgary and Edmonton Regional Science Fairs

Each year, the Alberta Society of Gastroenterology supports youth in science at the Calgary Regional Science Fair and the Edmonton Regional Science Fair. The Society's contribution provides young people with an opportunity to showcase their work and to strive for excellence in their pursuit of scientific discovery.

The following students were recognized due to the Society's sponsorship in 2019:

Edmonton Regional Science Fair

Alberta Society of Gastroenterology Human Biology Award

Photo by ACS Studios

Photo by ACS Studios

Award Winner: The Effects of Various Naturally Derived Fruit Extracts on the Viability of Mouse Islet beta cells
Student: Muhammad Shahzad
School: Old Scona School

Photo by ACS Studios

Photo by ACS Studios

Honourable Mention: The NIVSM Pod: A Wireless End to a Wired World
Student: Jonathan Afowork
School: Aurora Charter School