Montreal, Canada - 2011
The 11th HFSP Awardees Meeting was held in Montreal, Canada from 5 - 8 June, 2011
The scientific sessions were held at McGill University. All Long-Term and Cross-Disciplinary Fellows, Young Investigator and Program Grant holders and Career Development Awardees were invited. In all there were 24 oral presentations and 158 poster presentations and a total of 237 registered participants. The evening events were much appreciated, especially the trip to the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts where participants enjoyed an exclusive viewing of the The Warrior Emperor and China's Terracotta Army exhibit.
HFSP Nakasone Lecture - Cell signaling at the single-cell level
Michael Elowitz, California Institute of Technology
Advancing human genetics through international cooperation and an open-access paradigm
Paul Lasko, CIHR Institute of Genetics and McGill University
Lecture on Canadian Science: “The Canadian S&T enterprise: challenges in an evolving innovation landscape”
Alain Beaudet, President, CIHR
To download the 2011 Awardees meeting programme click here.