The Gerald Averback Medical Research Award

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Dr. Lori West and (from left) Dr. Darren Freed; Dr. Jason Dyck, Principal Investigator; and Dr. Jayan Nagendran won the University Hospital Foundation’s $1 million Gerald Averback Medical Research Award in cardiovascular gene therapy, genomics and vascular biology.

The Gerald Averback Medical Research Award was made possible by a generous donation from Saskatoon-based Developments West Corporation to the University Hospital Foundation.

“I’m thrilled to see that Developments West Corporation’s donation to the University Hospital Foundation has resulted in such exciting and worthwhile research,” said Mr. Averback, speaking on behalf of DWC. “Gene therapy and genomics are the way of the future.”

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Peter lougheed award

Congratulations Paddy Webb! Paddy is the recipient of the 2014 Peter Lougheed Award for the Advancement of Health Sciences

“Paddy Webb’s exemplary support of the University Hospital Foundation has extended for nearly 25 years. She is a dedicated volunteer, committed advocate and generous donor. But perhaps most important, Paddy is someone we are proud to call a friend.”

~ Kim Wheaton, Chair of the University Hospital Foundation Board of Trustees

Read more about Paddy's exemplary support of the University Hospital Foundation here.

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