Tony Farrell


Research Interests:

  • integrative and comparative animal physiology
  • cardiorespiratory dynamics
  • myocardial oxygen supply
  • coronary physiology and coronary pathology
  • blood flow regulation
  • salmon migratory passage
  • aquatic toxicology


2015 – Elected to the Royal Society of Canada
2015 – Award of Excellence, American Fisheries Society
2010 – Beverton Medal, Fisheries Society of the British Isles
2009 – Fry Medal, Canadian Society of Zoologists
2006 – Award of Excellence for Fish Physiology, American Fisheries Society
2005 – Award of Excellence in Fisheries Management, American Fisheries Society
2002 – Murray A Newman Award for Excellence in Aquatic Conservation and Pioneering Marine Research, Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre
2000 – Honorary Doctoral Degree, University of Gothenburg, Sweden