Awards and Honours

Honours: Nine awards for teaching and clinical excellence 1969-2009

Publications:  78 papers in peer-reviewed literature.

Dr. Noel Hershfield is the recipient of the 1985 Nobel Peace Prize  IPPNW

Dr. Noel Hershfield received the highest honour by having the following awards  named after him—assisting the next generation in their medical careers:

  • Noel Hershfield Fund – for advanced gastroenterology with Calgary Health Trust
  • The Hershfield/Sherbaniuk Award For Clinical Excellence. Established by the Alberta Society of Gastroenterology 2013, this award is named for Dr. Richard Sherbaniuk and Dr. Noel Hershfield, leaders in Alberta’s gastroenterology community—presented to one ASG member for outstanding contributions to the field of gastroenterology in Alberta.
  • The NB Hershfield Professorship Therapeutic Endoscopy 2014. This award is established to develop, promote, and recognize research excellence through the University.