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Louis and Artur Lucian Award for Research in Circulatory Diseases

Description:The Louis and Artur Lucian Award is designed to honour outstanding research in the field of circulatory diseases by a scientific investigator or group of investigators whose contribution to knowledge in this field is deemed worthy of special recognition. The award is intended to foster collaborative research in the field of circulatory diseases between McGill and research centres elsewhere in Canada, the United States and other countries of the world.
Eligibility:The Award Committee recognizes no geographical limitations, and nominations are invited without distinction as to gender or nationality. Preference will be given to work done in the recent past.
Value:$60,000; The successful recipient is invited to spend a minimum of a one- to two-week period of time at McGill University to give a formal Lucian Lecture, to have interchanges with members of the McGill community, and possibly to undertake a research collaboration with McGill investigators in the field of circulatory diseases.
Application Procedures:Prospective recipients should be nominated on the form provided on-line.
Contact Information:Dr. Jacques Genest, Chair, The Louis and Artur Lucian Award Committee, Royal Victoria Hospital - McGill University Health Centre, Cardiology Division Research Laboratories, H7.14, 687 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1A1 Tel.: 514-934-1934 ext. 34630; Fax: 514-843-2843;
Deadline:March 22

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