Free

Libin/AHFMR Prize for Excellence in Cardiovascular Research

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Libin Lecture Theatre

Health Sciences Centre

3330 Hospital Drive

Calgary, AB T2N 4N1

Canada

View Map

Event description

Description

The Libin/Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research (AHFMR) Prize for Excellence in Cardiovascular Research was established in honour of Dr. Alvin Libin for his many contributions to the AHFMR including service as board chair, contribution to the health system in Alberta, and to recognize his particular interest in cardiovascular sciences. This prize is awarded to an outstanding international researcher whose work is deemed to have had a major impact on the understanding, prevention, recognition or treatment of cardiovascular disease and/or the understanding and promotion of cardiovascular health.

Hear Harvard Medical School's Dr. Christine Seidman, T.W. Professor of Medicine & Genetics and Director of the Brigham & Women’s Cardiovascular Genetics Centre at Harvard, as she delivers her lecture, "Solving The Mysterious Causes of Familial Heart Disease" at the Libin Lecture Theatre, located in the Health Sciences Centre at the University of Calgary's Foothills Campus.

The lecture is open to the public and begins at 6:30 pm.


Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Libin Lecture Theatre

Health Sciences Centre

3330 Hospital Drive

Calgary, AB T2N 4N1

Canada

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved