Dr Connie Eaves is the Recipient of the 2019 Canada Gairdner Wightman Award

Connie Eaves has received The 2019 Gairdner Wightman Award award for her pioneering work and leadership in the the study of hematopoietic, mammary and cancer stem cells, as well as for her dedicated advocacy for early-career investigators and women in science. This is the 60th anniversary of these awards which recognize scientists who make transformative contributions to research that impact human health.