|TOP RESEARCHERS RECOGNIZED WITH AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE|
Five of Canada’s most outstanding cancer scientists received prestigious cancer research awards in June.
They are Dr Rama Khokha, Dr James T. Rutka, Dr Michael Taylor, Dr Russell Jones and Dr Laurence Klotz.
The Canadian Cancer Society honoured these 5 remarkable researchers with Awards for Excellence for their tremendous contributions to progress in cancer research.
The awards were presented at a gala event in Toronto.
“These extraordinary scientists represent some of the best researchers in the country," says Pamela Fralick, National President and Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Cancer Society.
"They have played a key role in our understanding of cancer and in the advancement of cancer prevention and treatment. We applaud their significant achievements.
“Thanks to our generous donors, we are able to support these researchers, and many others like them, in life-saving work."
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