The Canada Gairdner Award recipients are not the only members of the Gairdner community receiving honours in 2012. Several members of the Gairdner Board of Directors have been recognized recently for their accomplishments.
Gary Goldberg received a Doctor Honoris Causa from Israel’s Technion University.
Brandt Louie B COMM, FCA, OBC, President & CEO, H.Y. Louie Ltd. and Chairman, London Drugs Ltd., was welcomed into the Canadian Business Hall of Fame. At the same ceremony, his father, Tong Louie OC, OBC, the former President of H.Y. Louie Ltd. was posthumously inducted. The Canadian Business Hall of Fame honours the outstanding contributions made by Canada's foremost business leaders to the economic growth and development of Canada.
Kevin Lynch PC, PhD, the Vice Chair of the Gairdner Board, was recently named Chair of the Board at Waterloo University, and Joseph Rotman OC, LLD was given the Ontario biotech coalition Life Sciences Ontario (LSO) Lifetime Achievement Award.