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Dr. Dzau’s Vancouver Visit Information

Posted: 20 January, 2012

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Dr. Victor Dzau

Join us February 6th, 2012!

Widely recognized as one of the most influential medical leaders worldwide, it is with great excitement that we announce Dr. Victor Dzau, Chancellor for Health Affairs at Duke University, and the President and CEO of the Duke University Health System to Vancouver on February 6th 2012.

 Dr. Victor Dzau will be participating in two unique events on February 6th;

  • The Forum on Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine for Cardiac Care, 12:00-1:30PM, St. Paul’s Hospital New Lecture Theatre.
  • The Forum on Global Health, 4:00-6:00PM, UBC Life Sciences Centre

 

Having recently been awarded the prestigious Henry G. Friesen International Prize in Health Research for outstanding achievement in fundamental and clinical cardiovascular research, as well as innovation in medical education, Dr. Dzau is described as a pioneer not only within his field, but also in global healthcare and leadership. 

We invite you to join us by registering for these events at http://research.ubc.ca/dzau . Please note that while both events are free of cost, registration is required.

To learn more about the Henry G. Friesen International Prize in Health Research, please visit http://www.fcihr.ca/prize/prizewinners/dr-dzau.