Gairdner Lecture Series

Posted on Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Tuesday, October 20th 2020


2020 gairdner lecture tuesday october 20


Each year, the Faculty of Medicine hosts a Gairdner Lecture Series as part of a tour that brings together Canada Gairdner Laureates and world class scientists as they lecture at universities across Canada. The Canada Gairdner Awards are recognized as among the most prestigious awards.


This year the event features the internationally acclaimed researchers:  Dr. Guy Rouleau, winner of the 2020 Canada Gairdner Wightman Award and Dr. Salim Abdool Karim, winner of the 2020 John Dirks Canada Gairdner Global Health Award.


Please join us for these virtual lectures at the following link:


11 a.m.

Dr Salim Abdool Karim

“HIV Prevention in Women: Challenges & Prospects”


12 p.m.

Dr Guy Rouleau

“From Neurogenetics to Open Science”


Winners profile:


For more information please contact the Research Office by email.

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