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2011 Gairdner National Program Lecture


25 Oct 2011 14:30
Montreal Neurological Institute : 3801 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2B4

Dr. Jules Hoffman, winner of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Medicine, will deliver the Gairdner Lecture.

Speaker, Jules Hoffmann, 2011 Canada Gairdner International Laureate, Directeur, Institut de biologie moléculaire et cellulaire, CNRS and University of Strasbourg, France will speak about “The antimicrobial host of Drosophila: a paradigm for innate immunity”

The lecture is hosted by Dr. Samuel Benaroya, Interim Vice-Principal (Health Affairs), Interim Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, McGill University and Dr. John Dirks, President and Scientific Director, The Gairdner Foundation.

This event is free of charge. Reception to follow.

For more information, email deborah [dot] rashcovsky [at] mcgill [dot] ca

Please note that as part of the 2011 Gairdner National Program Lecture series, Dr. Hoffmann will deliver the lecture in French at: Université de Montréal on Monday, October 24, 2011.

For more information or to reserve,
please contact Monique Sultan, monique [dot] sultan [at] umontreal [dot] ca

Contact Information

Contact: Debbie Rashcovsky
Organization: Montreal Neurological Institute
Office Phone: 514-398-6047
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