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Gairdner Foundation is looking for a researcher to help source nominations

The Gairdner Foundation is looking for an individual to lead a project focused on increasing the number of new, quality nominations for the Canada Gairdner Awards. This role would involve researching the appropriate, deserving individuals and their respective organizations and connecting with them directly to explain the Canada Gairdner Awards and our nomination process. The search for new nominations would occur on an international scale and span all fields of biomedical research.

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Congratulations to the 2014 Canada Gairdner Award winners


The Gairdner Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Canada Gairdner Awards, recognizing some of the most significant medical discoveries from around the world. This year’s winners showcase a broad range of new medical discoveries related to cardiovascular disease, cancer, immunotherapy and human parasitic diseases.

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Since 1959, of the 312 individuals to have received a Canada Gairdner International Award, 82 have gone on to win a Nobel Prize.

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