Congratulations to Gairdner Associate Scientific Director Dr. Ronald Pearlman
The Gairdner Foundation congratulates our Associate Scientific Director Dr. Ronald Pearlman, Emeritus Professor, York University on receiving the 2014 community services award from Life Sciences Ontario. Each year, LSO recognizes outstanding achievements in the life sciences sector. Mark Lievonen of Sanofi Pasteur receives the Lifetime Achievement Award
Said Executive Director Jason Field:
The LSO Award winners represent the best of the life sciences sector in Ontario. Their stories inspire us all to set higher goals and encourage us to persevere through the many challenges on the road to success.
2013 Canada Gairdner Awards Dinner
L to R: Daniel Bradley, King Holmes, Stephen Elledge, John Dirks, Lorne Tyrrell, Harvey Alter, Sir Gregory Winter, James Hogg
On Thursday, October 24, Gairdner’s annual cross-country program of lectures and symposia concluded with the annual Canada Gairdner Awards Dinner in Toronto.
Over 500 scientists, academics, and corporate and government leaders hobnobbed in the elegant Currelly Room at the Royal Ontario Museum. The highlight of the evening was the presentation of the four 2013 Canada Gairdner International Awards, the Global Health Award and the Wightman Award.