October 22, 2018 - 3:30pm
Submitted by Aleksandra Kielb on April 5, 2016 - 9:46am
2350 Health Sciences Mall
Recipient of the Canada Gairdner International Award 2018 and Director of Germline and Epigenetics Research, Wellcome Trust Cancer Research UK Gurdon Institute; Marshall-Walton Professor, University of Cambridge, UK
Award topic: “For the discovery of mammalian genomic imprinting that causes parent-of-origin specific gene expression and its consequences for development and disease.”
Recipient of the John Dirks Canada Gairdner Global Health Award 2018 and Director of the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME); Professor of Global Health, University of Washington, USA
Award topic: “For ground-breaking work in conceptualizing and quantifying the Global Burden of Disease.”
Hosted by Dr. Michael Hayden, Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics, UBC
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