Gairdner President Dr. Janet Rossant receives 2018 L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Award
The Gairdner Foundation is pleased to share that our President & Scientific Director, Dr. Janet Rossant is one of the five women scientists celebrated by the 2018 L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Awards.
Dr. Rossant is being awarded “For her outstanding research that helped us to better understand how tissues and organs are formed in the developing embryo.”
Each Laureate will receive €100,000 in prize money for her outstanding contribution to advances in science. They will be celebrated in a ceremony that will be held on March 22, 2018 in Paris, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science programme.