Dr. T.V.N. (Vid) Persaud, Professor Emeritus

M.D., Ph.D., D.Sc., FRCPath. (Lond).

Professor Emeritus

RESEARCH: Clinical embryology, hsitory of anatomy, and medical education.


Carveth Scientific Award of the Canadian Association of Pathologists, 1974.
Rh-Institute Award (Health Sciences) of the University of Manitoba for "outstanding contributions
to scholarship and research", 1975.
Dr. & Mrs. H.H. Saunderson Award for Excellence in Teaching, University of Manitoba, 1985.
The J.C.B. Grant Award, Canadian Association of Anatomists, 1991.
Honorary Senior Stick, Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba, 1998-99.
Queen Elizabeth II Golden Jubilee Medal, Government of Canada, 2003.”For significant contribution to the nation, the community and fellow Canadians”.
Honored Member, American Association of Clinical Anatomists, 2008.
Fellow, American Association of Anatomists, 2010.
Henry Gray/Elsevier Distinguished Educator Award, American Association of Anatomists, 2010.

1. The Developing Human. Clinically Oriented Embryology, 9th edition, Saunders-Elsevier, 2013 (with K. L. Moore and Mark G. Torchia).
2. Before We Are Born. Essentials of Embryology and Birth Defects. 8th edition, Saunders-Elsevier, 2013 (with K. L. Moore and M. G. Torchia). 

Department of Human Anatomy & Cell Science
University of Manitoba
Basic Medical Sciences Bldg., Room 130
745 Bannatyne Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3E 0J9
Tel:  (204) 889-6775
Fax.  (204) 789-3920

Accepting Graduate Students  NO
Open for Collaboration   NO
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