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Speakers

Hermann Nabi

Early Career Investigator Awardee

Tobias Karakach

Early Career Investigator Awardee

Bertrand Routy

Early Career Investigator Awardee

Van Lu

Early Career Investigator Awardee

Sarah Elton

Early Career Investigator Awardee

Steven Hoffman

Scientific Director, CIHR Institute of Population & Public Health

Samira Mubareka

Assistant Professor, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology

Amadou Sall

Director, Institut Pasteur de Dakar

Peter Doherty

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University Of Melbourne at the Doherty Institute

Daniel De Carvalho

Associate Professor, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

Nada Jabado

Professor, McGill University

Samuel Aparicio

Nan & Lorraine Robertson Chair in Breast Cancer Research

Charles Swanton

Senior Group Leader, Francis Crick Institute

Victor Ling

Founding President and Scientific Director, The Terry Fox Research Institute.

Lillian Siu

Senior Medical Oncologist, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

Jim Woodgett

Principal Investigator, Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute

Aviv Regev

Executive Vice President, Genentech Research and Early Development

Sally Davies

40th Master of Trinity College, Cambridge University

Linfa Wang

Professor, Duke-NUS Medical School

Elizabeth Eisenhauer

2021 Canada Gairdner Wightman Award Laureate

Joel Francis Habener

2021 Canada Gairdner International Award Laureate

Daniel Drucker

2021 Canada Gairdner International Award Laureate

Jens Holst

2021 Canada Gairdner International Award Laureate

Yi Guan

2021 John Dirks Canada Gairdner Global Health Award Laureate

Malik Peiris

2021 John Dirks Canada Gairdner Global Health Award Laureate

Mary-Claire King

2021 Canada Gairdner International Award Laureate

Janet Rossant

President and Scientific Director, Gairdner Foundation

The Canada Gairdner Awards celebrate the world’s best biomedical and global health researchers through annual awards. The Gairdner Foundation also engages in outreach programs across Canada and acts as a convener with the public, policymakers and other stakeholders on the impact of science on our everyday lives.