Person: Dr Julio Montaner

Killam Prize winners

The Canada Council for the Arts has announced the winners of the 2017 Killam Prizes, which celebrate world class excellence in the arts and sciences. This year’s five winners will each receive $100,000 at a May 30th awards ceremony at the Governor General’s residence in Ottawa on May 30. This year’s winners are: Dr John…

Drew Lyall

Drew Lyall has been appointed to the newly created position of director, partnership engagement at the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) responsible for commercialization, partnerships and public engagement. Lyall comes to CIHR from the Stem Cell Network of Centres of Excellence (SCN) where he has served as executive director since 2001. SCN is 12.5…

Dr Julio Montaner

Dr Julio Montaner has been awarded the 2013 Canadian Medical Association Frederic Newton Gisborne Starr Award. The award was made for Montaner’s research on the treatment and prevention of HIV and AIDS and the promotion of public health policies. He is director of the British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS at the Univ of…

Drew Lyall

Drew Lyall has been appointed to the newly created position of director, partnership engagement at the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) responsible for commercialization, partnerships and public engagement. Lyall comes to CIHR from the Stem Cell Network of Centres of Excellence (SCN) where he has served as executive director since 2001. SCN is 12.5…

Dr Julio Montaner

Dr Julio Montaner has been awarded the 2013 Canadian Medical Association Frederic Newton Gisborne Starr Award. The award was made for Montaner’s research on the treatment and prevention of HIV and AIDS and the promotion of public health policies. He is director of the British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS at the Univ of…