Gairdner invites the scientific community to nominate qualified scientists from any branch of global health. This Award recognizes the world’s top scientists who have made outstanding achievements in Global Health Research. Over the past decade the John Dirks Canada Gairdner Global Health Award has grown significantly to become one of the world’s most prestigious recognitions of excellence in global health research.
Nominees should be individuals who have made major scientific advances with a significant impact on health outcomes in the developing world. The award is science-focused, and is not intended for those with primarily leadership and administrative accomplishments.
Nominations for the 2018 awards are due by October 1, 2017.
Further information and how to nominate