Our Awardees speak to students and faculty across Canada this Fall
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Every October we bring our current Canada Gairdner Awardees and a few past laureates to Canada to speak to students and faciulty at more than 20 universities across Canada. 

Within these lectures, awardees talk about what inspired them to get involved in research and share the details of their work. Many students become inspired to pursue a career in the sciences afgter acees to these science superstars. 

The schedule of events can be found here and if you have a few more minutes check out Dr. Steve Elledge, our 2013 Canada Gairdner International Awardee speaking at York University last year to get a taste of a student lecture. 

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Arthritis Leaders unite in Toronto
2014 Gairdner Symposium in partnership with Arthritis Alliance of Canada

What better way to spend your Halloween than hearing from Arthritis leaders from around the world at this incredible symposium including two of the 2014 Canada Gairdner International Awardees Sir Marc Feldmann and Sir Ravinder Maini. 

Date: Friday, October 31, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 a.m. 

Location: Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel (525 Bay St, Toronto, ON M5G 2L2)

Click here to learn more about the program and to register. 

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Since they were established in 1959, 42 Canadian scientists have received a Canada Gairdner International Award.

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