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Gairdner Foundation International Award Laureate: Michael W. Young

(1949 -)

2012 Canada Gairdner International Award
Richard and Jeanne Fisher Professor
Vice President for Academic Affairs




What is the Gairdner Foundation International Award?

The Gairdner Foundation is devoted to the recognition of outstanding achievement in biomedical research worldwide. The awards recognize individuals whose work or contribution constitutes tangible achievement in the field of medical science. Since 1959, when the first Gairdner Foundation International Awards were presented, 18 recipients have been associated with The Rockefeller University.