2015 Distinguished Medical Research Lecturer Award

Vancouver, BC -- 06 January 2012 -- BC Cancer Agency"s Dr. Shoukat Dedhar, Distinguished Scientist,Genetics Unit - Integrative Oncology in his laboratory at the BC Cancer Research Centre in Vancouver, BC. (Photo: BC Cancer Agency)

Dr. Shoukat Dedhar have been selected by the Faculty of Medicine Research Council to be awarded the 2015 Distinguished Medical Research Award in Basic Science Research.

“Every year the Faculty of Medicine recognizes the outstanding lecturers in our medical research fields. Candidates from Basic Sciences or Clinical Sciences are nominated by fellow faculty members on the basis of a distinguished research career, recognition in the medical community and effective contributions to student educational growth over the past year. Nominees are selected by the Faculty of Medicine Research Council. Acceptance of this award is accompanied by a seminar open to all faculty members and students as a part of the Leaders in Medical Discovery Series. The seminar will be accredited for College of Family Physicians of Canada and Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada credits.”